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2017 WoodiesThe 2017 MTV Woodies may be over, but they won't soon be forgotten! Rap legend Rick Ross got the party started, and introduced the show. First up was D.R.A.M, who joined forces with Lil Yachty to perform a major mash-up of "Cash Machine," "One Night" and "Broccoli." Starley lit up the stage with her latest single "Call On Me" just before Khalid tore up his hits, "Let Go" and "Location."  Jidenna came back to the Woodies stage for round two, performing "Helicopters" from his latest album, followed by Desiigner's epic rendition of "Outlet" — marching band and all. The Chainsmokers were our big winner of the night, taking home Woodie Of The Year, just before our host Rick Ross took to the stage to perform "I Think She Like Me" and rep his new album, "Rather You Than Me."hosted by Rick Ross
Woodies/10 for 16Hosted by A$AP Rocky, the MTV Woodies/10 for 16 highlighted 10 new artists who had an amazing year in 2016. The show aired live from the South By Southwest Music Festival (SXSW) in Austin, Texas. Performers included The Chainsmokers, Chvrches, Kehlani, Jack Garratt, Anderson, Paak & The Free Nationals, and A$AP Ferg.hosted by A$AP Rocky
Woodies 2015The 2015 show premiered live from Austin, Texas during the SXSW Music Festival and brought yet another incredible batch of on-stage acts and top-notch presenters. Porter Robinson won the Woodie Of The Year Award, and the crowd was treated to performances by James Bay, Jack Antonoff, and Years & Years.hosted by Jack Antonoff
Woodies 2014The 2014 mtvU Woodie Awards and festival have returned to Austin, Texas during the SXSW Music Festival. Fans got to vote for their favorite mtvU artists in categories like “Woodie of the Year,” “Breaking Woodie,” & More. Drake took home the biggest award of the night and was crowned with a Woodie Of The Year Award. Performances by Childish Gambino, Iggy Azalea ft. Charli XCX, and The 1975.
Woodies 2013The 2013 mtvU Woodie Awards was hosted by twin sisters and indie pop sensations Tegan And Sara with Cleveland rapper Machine Gun Kelly who won the Woodie Of The Year Award. Performances by Zedd ft. Foxes, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis ft. Ray Dalton, and twenty one pilots.hosted by Machine Gun Kelly & Tegan and Sara
Woodies 2012Pauly D and Dev host the 2012 Woodies held in SXSW. Celebrity apperances included Vanessa Hudgens, B.o.B, Kat Graham, J. Cole and Mac Miller who won Woodie of the Year. Performances from Mac Miller, Santigold, and Steve Aoki ft Lil Jon.hosted by Dev & Pauly D
Woodies 2011The 2011 Woodie Awards were hosted by Donald Glover. Wiz Khalifa won the Woodie of the Year award. The woodies stage was graced with performances by Odd Future, Sleigh Bells, Two Door Cinema Club, Wiz Khalifa, Donald Glover, and Foo Fighters.hosted by Donald Glover
Woodies 2009The 2009 Woodie Awards was packed with stars, including Leighton Meester, Pete Wentz, 3OH!3, Cyndi Lauper, Jack White, Mary-Louise Parker, Will.i.am and more. Performances included Death Cab For Cutie, Matt and Kim, Passion Pit, Rick Ross, The Dead Weather, P. O. S. and The Clipse ft Cam'ron. Kings of Leon were the stars of the night and took home the Woodie Of The Year Award.
Woodies 2008The 2008 mtvU Woodie Awards was held at the Roseland Ballroom in New York City. Performances that night included Asher Roth singing his hit, "I Love College," Vampire Weekend performing "A-Punk," and All Time Low getting the crowd going with "Dear Maria Count Me In." Santigold and Lykke Li also slayed during their onstage performances. Paramore who was awarded Woodie of the Year won big that night, while There For Tomorrow received the award for Breaking Woodie.
Woodies 2007The 2007 mtvU Woodie Awards took place at the Roseland Ballroom in New York City. To kick off a night of amazing performances, Lupe Fiasco played his hit, "Superstar" while The Academy Is... rocked out to "Everything We Had" and Rilo Kiley sang "The Moneymaker." Spank Rock also stole the show with an amazing performance. Winning big that night were the Gym Class Heroes who took home the award for Woodie of the Year, while Boys Like Girls received Breaking Woodie.
Woodies 2006The 2006 mtvU Woodie Awards took place at the Roseland Ballroom in New York City. To celebrate the show's eclectic range of music, Beck took to the stage to perform "Nausea" while Gym Class Heroes later kept the tunes coming with a performance of "The Queen and I." Performances by TV on the Radio and Imogen Heap were also major crowd pleasers. Winning big that night was Angels & Airwaves, who took home the award for Woodie of the Year while Breaking Woodie went to Plain White T's.
Woodies 2005The 2005 Woodie Awards took place at the Roseland Ballroom in New York City. Matisyahu lit up the stage during his performance of "Youth," and "King Without a Crown," while Little Brother later took the stage to perform "Lovin It," and "Still Lives Through." Death Cab For Cutie and The Go Team also wowed us with showstopping performances. My Chemical Romance was the big winner of the night, who took home the award for Woodie of the Year, and Motion City Soundtrack won Breaking Woodie.
Woodies 2004The 2004 Woodie Awards were hosted by Gardner Loulan & Maria Sansone. Modest Mouse took home the coveted Woodie of the Year Award that night for their hit, "Float On." Other big winners included The Killers, who received the Breaking Woodie award for their single "Somebody Told Me", and Coheed & Cambria who won the Soundtrack of my Life Woodie.hosted by Gardner Loulan & Maria Sansone