Here are the 2021 MTV VMAs winners

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Olivia Rodrigo, Lil Nas X, and Billie Eilish all won awards at the 2021 VMAs. Astrid Stawiarz/WireImage; Kevin Mazur/Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for MTV/ViacomCBS

Video of the year
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‘Montero (Call Me by Your Name)’ was released on March 26, 2021. Lil Nas X/YouTube
Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion — “WAP”

DJ Khaled ft. Drake — “Popstar” (starring Justin Bieber)

Doja Cat ft. SZA — “Kiss Me More”

Ed Sheeran — “Bad Habits”

*Lil Nas X — “Montero (Call Me By Your Name)”*

The Weeknd — “Save Your Tears”

Artist of the year
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Justin Bieber in the music video for ‘Peaches.’ Justin Bieber/YouTube
Ariana Grande

Doja Cat

*Justin Bieber*

Megan Thee Stallion

Olivia Rodrigo

Taylor Swift

Song of the year
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Olivia Rodrigo in the music video for ‘Drivers License.’ Olivia Rodrigo/YouTube
24kGoldn ft. Iann Dior — “Mood”

Bruno Mars, Anderson .Paak, Silk Sonic — “Leave the Door Open”

BTS — “Dynamite”

Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion — “WAP”

Dua Lipa — “Levitating”

*Olivia Rodrigo — “Drivers License”*

Best new artist
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Olivia Rodrigo in ‘Good 4 U.’ Olivia Rodrigo/YouTube
24kGoldn

Giveon

The Kid LAROI

*Olivia Rodrigo*

Polo G

Saweetie

Push performance of the year
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Olivia Rodrigo performs ‘Drivers License’ for MTV Push. MTV Asia/YouTube
September 2020: Wallows — “Are You Bored Yet?”

October 2020: Ashnikko — “Daisy”

November 2020: SAINt JHN — “Gorgeous”

December 2020: 24kGoldn — “Coco”

January 2021: JC Stewart — “Break My Heart”

February 2021: Latto — “Sex Lies”

March 2021: Madison Beer — “Selfish”

April 2021: The Kid LAROI — “Without You”

*May 2021: Olivia Rodrigo — “Drivers License”*

June 2021: girl in red — “Serotonin”

July 2021: Fousheé — “My Slime”

August 2021: jxdn — “Think About Me”

Best collaboration
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SZA and Doja Cat in ‘Kiss Me More.’ Doja Cat/YouTube
24kGoldn ft. Iann Dior — “Mood”

Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion — “WAP”

*Doja Cat ft. SZA — “Kiss Me More”*

Drake ft. Lil Durk — “Laugh Now Cry Later”

Justin Bieber ft. Daniel Caesar, Giveon — “Peaches”

Miley Cyrus ft. Dua Lipa — “Prisoner”

Best pop
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‘Peaches’ was released on March 30, 2021. Justin Bieber/YouTube
Ariana Grande — “Positions”

Billie Eilish — “Therefore I Am”

BTS — “Butter”

Harry Styles — “Treat People With Kindness”

*Justin Bieber ft. Daniel Caesar, Giveon — “Peaches”*

Olivia Rodrigo — “Good 4 U”

Shawn Mendes — “Wonder”

Taylor Swift — “Willow”

Best hip-hop
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Travis Scott’s ‘Franchise’ music video was released on Sept. 25, 2020. Travis Scott/Youtube
Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion — “WAP”

Drake ft. Lil Durk — “Laugh Now Cry Later”

Lil Baby ft. Megan Thee Stallion — “On Me (remix)”

Moneybagg Yo — “Said Sum”

Polo G — “RAPSTAR”

*Travis Scott ft. Young Thug & M.I.A. — “Franchise”*

Best rock
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John Mayer in ‘Last Train Home.’ John Mayer/Vevo
Evanescence — “Use My Voice”

Fighters — “Shame Shame”

*John Mayer — “Last Train Home”*

The Killers — “My Own Soul’s Warning”

Kings Of Leon — “The Bandit”

Lenny Kravitz — “Raise Vibration”

Best alternative
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Machine Gun Kelly in the music video for ‘My Ex’s Best Friend’ Machine Gun Kelly/Vevo
Bleachers — “Stop Making This Hurt”

Glass Animals — “Heat Waves”

Imagine Dragons — “Follow You”

*Machine Gun Kelly ft. Blackbear — “My Ex’s Best Friend”*

Twenty One Pilots — “Shy Away”

WILLOW ft. Travis Barker — “Transparent Soul”

Best Latin
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ROSALÍA in ‘Lo Vas A Olvidar.’ Billie Eilish/YouTube
Bad Bunny, Jhay Cortez — “Dákiti”

*Billie Eilish, ROSALÍA — “Lo Vas A Olvidar”*

Black Eyed Peas, Shakira — “Girl Like Me”

J. Balvin, Dua Lipa, Bad Bunny, Tainy — “Un Dia (One Day)”

Karol G — “Bichota”

Maluma — “Hawái”

Best R&B
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The music video for ‘Leave the Door Open’ was released on March 5, 2021. Bruno Mars/YouTube
Beyoncé, Blue Ivy, SAINt JHN, WizKid — “Brown Skin Girl”

*Bruno Mars, Anderson .Paak, Silk Sonic — “Leave the Door Open”*

Chris Brown and Young Thug — “Go Crazy”

Giveon — “Heartbreak Anniversary”

H.E.R. ft. Chris Brown — “Come Through”

SZA — “Good Days”

Best K-pop
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BTS in ‘Butter.’ HYBE LABELS/YouTube
(G)I-DLE — “DUMDi DUMDi”

BLACKPINK and Selena Gomez — “Ice Cream”

*BTS — “Butter”*

Monsta X — “Gambler”

SEVENTEEN — “Ready to love”

TWICE — “Alcohol-Free”

Video for good
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Billie Eilish in ‘Your Power.’ Billie Eilish/YouTube
*Billie Eilish — “Your Power”*

Demi Lovato — “Dancing With the Devil”

H.E.R. — “Fight For You”

Kane Brown — “Worldwide Beautiful”

Lil Nas X — “Montero (Call Me By Your Name)”

Pharrell Williams ft. Jay-Z — “Entrepreneur”

Best direction
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Lil Nas X released ‘Montero (Call Me by Your Name)’ on March 26, 2021. Lil Nas X/YouTube
Billie Eilish — “Your Power”

DJ Khaled ft. Drake — “Popstar” (starring Justin Bieber)

*Lil Nas X — “Montero (Call Me By Your Name)”*

Taylor Swift — “Willow”

Travis Scott ft. Young Thug & M.I.A — “Franchise”

Tyler, The Creator — “Lumberjack”

Best cinematography
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Beyoncé in ‘Brown Skin Girl.’ Disney Plus
*Beyoncé, Blue Ivy, SAINt JHN, WizKid — “Brown Skin Girl”*

Billie Eilish — “Therefore I Am”

Foo Fighters — “Shame Shame”

Justin Bieber ft. Chance The Rapper — “Holy”

Lady Gaga — “911”

Lorde — “Solar Power”

Best art direction
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Saweetie and Doja Cat in ‘Best Friend.’ Saweetie/YouTube
Beyoncé, Shatta Wale, Major Lazer — “Already”

Ed Sheeran — “Bad Habits”

Lady Gaga — “911”

Lil Nas X — “Montero (Call Me By Your Name)”

*Saweetie ft. Doja Cat — “Best Friend”*

Taylor Swift — “Willow”

Best visual effects
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Lil Nas X in ‘Montero (Call Me By Your Name).’ Lil Nas X/YouTube
Bella Poarch — “Build a B—-”

Coldplay — “Higher Power”

Doja Cat & The Weeknd — “You Right”

Glass Animals — “Tangerine”

*Lil Nas X — “Montero (Call Me By Your Name)”*

P!NK — “All I Know So Far”

Best choreography
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Harry Styles in ‘Treat People With Kindness.’ Harry Styles/YouTube
Ariana Grande — “34+35”

BTS — “Butter”

Ed Sheeran — “Bad Habits”

Foo Fighters — “Shame Shame”

*Harry Styles — “Treat People With Kindness”*

Marshmello & Halsey — “Be Kind”

Best editing
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Bruno Mars in ‘Leave the Door Open.’ Bruno Mars/YouTube
*Bruno Mars, Anderson .Paak, Silk Sonic — “Leave the Door Open”*

BTS — “Butter”

Drake — “What’s Next”

Harry Styles — “Treat People With Kindness”

Justin Bieber ft. Daniel Caesar, Giveon — “Peaches”

Miley Cyrus ft. Dua Lipa — “Prisoner”