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Last night, the 2018 MTV VMAs were held at New York’s Radio City Music Hall. It featured performances from some of the biggest in the business, including Travis Scott, Post Malone, Nicki Minaj, Ariana Grande, Cardi B, and more.

And while the nominations were led by the likes of The Carters, Childish Gambino, and Drake, the full list of winners had more than a few surprises. See every winner below, and let us know what you think of this year’s results in the comments below.

Video of the Year

Camila Cabello – “Havana” ft. Young Thug

Artist of the Year

Camila Cabello

Song of the Year

Post Malone – “rockstar” ft. 21 Savage

Best New Artist

Cardi B

Best Collaboration

Jennifer Lopez – “Dinero” ft. DJ Khaled & Cardi B

Best Pop Video

Ariana Grande – “no tears left to cry”

Best Hip-Hop Video

Nicki Minaj – “Chun-Li”

Best Dance Video

Avicii – “Lonely Together” ft. Rita Ora

Best Latin Video

J Balvin – “Mi Gente” ft. Willy William

Best Rock Video

Imagine Dragons – “Whatever It Takes”

Video With a Message

Childish Gambino – “This Is America”

Best Cinematography

The Carters – “APES**T”

Best Direction

Childish Gambino – “This Is America”

Best Art Direction

The Carters – “APES**T”

Best Visual Effects

Kendrick Lamar & SZA – “All The Stars”

Best Choreography

Childish Gambino – “This Is America”

Best Editing

N.E.R.D – “Lemon” ft. Rihanna

Push Artist of the Year

Hayley Kiyoko

Song of Summer

Cardi B, Bad Bunny & J Balvin – “I Like It”

If you haven’t already, watch Travis Scott’s insane VMA performance right here.

Music Editor
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