The MTV Video Music Awards happen every year to prove that there is only one thing better than a fantastic music video, a blow you away live musical performance. The 2021 MTV VMAs were held on 12 September 2021 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York City.
The show was hosted by American singer and rapper Doja Cat. Though she is no stranger to the VMAs, it is her first time to host an award ceremony.
Who Performed At The 2021 MTV VMAs?
Doja Cat did not just host the awards; she performed too. While singing “You Right” and “Been Like This,” Doja Cat showed her acrobatic skills.
Justin Beiber and The Kid LAROI
The show unfolded with a surprise appearance by Madonna, a pop icon. The Kid LAROI and Justin Beiber later delivered a joint performance of “Stay” and “Ghost.”
Olivia Rodrigo, a first-timer in VMAs, sang her head banging single “Good 4 u.”
Twenty One Pilots
Twenty One Pilots rocked the VMA stage, during which Tyler Joseph revealed that he and his wife are expecting their second-born child!
Others that also performed include:
Shawn Mendes and Tainy
Lil Nas X and Jack Harlow
Normani and Teyana Taylor
The 2021 MTV VMA winners:
According to CNN, the 2021 MTV Video Music Awards shall be presented on Sunday.
Here is a list of winners:
Lil Nas X – Video of the year
Justin Bieber – Artist of the year
Olivia Rodrigo – Song of the year
- Push performance of the year
- Best new artist
Doja Cat ft. SZA – Best collaboration
Justin Bieber ft. Daniel Caesar – Best pop winners
Travis Scott ft. Young Thug & M.I.A – Best Hip-Hop
John Mayer – Best Rock
Machine Gun Kelly ft. Blackbear – Best alternative
BIIIIe EIIIsh & Rosalia – Best latin
Bruno Mars, Anderson .Paak, SIIk Sonic – Best R&B
BTS – Best K-pop
Billie Eilish – Video for good
LII Nas X – Best Direction
Beyonce, Blue Ivy, SAINt JHN, WizKId – Best cinematography
Saweetle ft. Doja Cat – Best Art Direction
LII Nas X – Best Visual effects
Harry Styles – Best choreography
Bruni Mars, Anderson . Paak, SIIk SonIc – Best editing