Kendrick Lamar emerged the biggest winner at the 2017 MTV VMAs on Sunday night, where he took home six of the eight categories he was nominated in. The MTV Video Music Awards was held at The Forum in Los Angeles, US.
Lil Uzi Vert’s ‘XO TOUR Llif3’ beat Luis Fonsi’s ‘Despacito’ remix featuring Daddy Yankee and Justin Bieber to win song of the summer, despite the latter’s popularity.
Khalid was named best new artiste, while Kanye West won an award for best choreography.Katy Perry and The Weeknd who were the most nominated artistes after Lamar, with five each, didn’t receive any award.
Here is the full list of winners at the 2017 MTV VMAs:
Video of the Year: Kendrick Lamar – Humble
Artist of the Year: Ed Sheeran
Best collaboration: Zayn Malik and Taylor Swift – I Don’t Wanna Live Forever
Best New Artist: Khalid
Best Hip Hop: Kendrick Lamar – Humble
Best Dance: Zedd and Alessia Cara – Stay
Best Pop: Fifth Harmany feat. Gucci Mayne – Down
Best Fight Against the System: The Hamilton Mixtape – Immigrants (We Get the Job Done), Alessia Cara – Scars to Your Beautiful, John Legend – Surefire, Logic feat Damian Lemar Hudson – Black Spiderman, Big Sean – Light, Taboo feat. Shaliene Woodley – Stand up/ Stand N Rock #NoDapl
Best Direction: Dave Meyers and The Little Homies (for Kendrick Lamar – Humble)
Best Cinematography: Kendrick Lamar – Humble
Best Art Direction: Kendrick Lamar – Humble
Best Choreography: Kanye West – Fade
Song of the Summer: Lil Uzi Ver – XO Tour L1if3
Best Visual Effects: Katy Perry feat. Skip Marley – Chained to the Rhythm
Best Editing: Young Thug – Wyclef Jean
Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award – Pink