MTV VMAs 2021 Full Winners List – BTS, Justin Bieber, Olivia Rodrigo and Others

The MTV Video Music Awards aka MTV VMAs 2021, were held in Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Doja Cat was the host of the prestigious music award show, which featured a live audience. The music awards presentation is in its 40th year, and many brilliant performers have been nominated.

Many people are curious about who performed at the MTV VMAs in 2021. Well,  Lil Nas X and Jack Harlow, Kacey Musgraves, Normani, Alicia Keys and Swae Lee, Ed Sheeran, Machine Gun Kelly, Camila Cabello, Chlöe, Shawn Mendes, Travis Baker, Foo Fighters, Twenty One Pilots, Ozuna, Tainy, and Anita all gave outstanding performances at the award show.

Coming to MTV VMAs winners for 2021, talents like BTS, Justin Bieber, Olivia Rodrigo and many other such loved and skilled artists have taken home the award.

Check out MTV VMAs 2021 Full Winners List:

Artist of The Year

Ariana Grande

Doja Cat

Megan Thee Stallion

WINNER: Justin Bieber

Olivia Rodrigo

Taylor Swift

Best New Artist, Presented by Facebook



Polo G

WINNER: Olivia Rodrigo

The Kid Laroi


Song of the Year

24kGoldn – Mood (ft. Iann Dior)

BTS –Dynamite

Cardi B – WAP (ft. Megan Thee Stallion)

WINNER: Olivia Rodrigo – Drivers License

Bruno Mars / Anderson Paak / Silk Sonic – Leave the Door Open

Dua Lipa – Levitating

Best Collaboration

24kGoldn ft. iann dior – Mood

Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion – WAP

WINNER: 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 Hip-Hop

Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion – WAP

Lil Baby ft. Megan Thee Stallion – On Me (remix)

Moneybagg Yo – Said Sum

WINNER: Travis Scott ft. Young Thus & M.I.A. – Franchise

Drake ft. Lil Durk – Laugh Now Cry Later

Polo G – Rapstar

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Group of the Year

Jonas Brothers

Maroon 5

Silk Sonic




Foo Fighters

Video of The Year

Cardi B, Megan Thee Stallion – WAP

Doja Cat ft SZA – Kiss Me More

Lil NAS X – Montero (Call Me By Your Name)

DJ Khaled/Drake – Popstar (starring Justin Bieber)

The Weeknd – Save Your Tears

Ed Sheeran – Bad Habits

PUSH Performance of the Year

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

WINNER: May 2021: Olivia Rodrigo – Drivers License

June 2021: Girl in Red – Serotonin

July 2021: Fousheé – my slime

August 2021: Jxdn – Think About Me

Best Pop

Ariana Grande – Positions

Billie Eilish – Therefore I Am

BTS – Butter

WINNER: Justin Bieber – Peaches [ft. Daniel Caesar and Giveon]

Olivia Rodrigo – Good 4 U

Harry Styles – Treat People With Kindness

Shawn Mendes – Wonder

Taylor Swift – Willow

Best Hip-Hop

Cardi B – WAP (ft. Megan Thee Stallion)

Drake – Laugh Now Cry Later (ft. Lil Durk)

Lil Baby – On Me (Remix, ft. Megan Thee Stallion)

WINNER: Travis Scott – Franchise (ft. Young Thug and M.I.A.)

Moneybagg Yo – Said Sum hi

Polo G – Rapstar

Best Rock

Evanescence – Use My Voice

Foo Fighters – Shame Shame

John Mayer – Last Train Home

The Killers – My Own Soul’s Warning

Kings Of Leon – The Bandit

Lenny Kravitz – Raise Vibration

Song of the Summer

Billie Eilish – Happier Than Ever

BTS – Butter

Camila Cabello – Don’t Go Yet

DJ Khaled feat. Lil Baby and Lil Durk – Every Chance I Get

Doja Cat – Need To Know

Ed Sheeran – Bad Habits

Giveon – Heartbreak Anniversary

Justin Bieber feat. Daniel Caesar and Giveon – Peaches

Dua Lipa – Levitating

Lizzo feat. Cardi B – Rumors

Megan Thee Stallion – Thot Shit

Normani feat. Cardi B – Wild Side

Olivia Rodrigo – Good 4 U

The Kid LAROI with Justin Bieber – Stay

Shawn Mendes and Tainy – Summer Of Love

Lil Nas X feat. Jack Harlow – Industry Baby

Best Latin

Bad Bunny x Jhay Cortez – Dákiti

Billie Eilish & ROSALÍA – Lo Vas A Olvidar

Black Eyed Peas and Shakira – GIRL LIKE ME

J. Balvin, Dua Lipa, Bad Bunny, Tainy – UN DIA (ONE DAY)

Karol G – Bichota

Maluma – Hawái

Best R&B

Beyoncé, Blue Ivy, SAINt JHN, WizKid – BROWN SKIN GIRL

Chris Brown and Young Thug – Go Crazy


SZA – Good Days

WINNER: Bruno Mars, Anderson .Paak, Silk Sonic – Leave The Door Open

H.E.R. ft. Chris Brown – Come Through

Best K-Pop


BLACKPINK and Selena Gomez – Ice Cream

WINNER: BTS – Butter

Monsta X – Gambler

SEVENTEEN – Ready to love

TWICE – Alcohol-Free

Video For Good

WINNER: 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

Billie Eilish – Your Power, Directed by Billie Eilish

DJ Khaled ft. Drake – POPSTAR, Starring Justin Bieber, Directed by Julien Christian Lutz aka Director X

WINNER: Lil Nas X – MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name), Directed by Lil Nas X and Tanu Muino

Taylor Swift – willow, Directed by Taylor Swift

Travis Scott ft. Young Thug & M.I.A – Franchise, Directed by Travis Scott

Tyler, The Creator – LUMBERJACK, Directed by Wolf Haley

Best Cinematography

WINNER: Beyoncé, Blue Ivy, SAINt JHN, WizKid – BROWN SKIN GIRL, Cinematography by Benoit Soler, Malik H. Sayeed, MOHAMMAED ATTA AHMED, Santiago Gonzalez, Ryan Helfant

Billie Eilish – Therefore I Am, Cinematography by: Rob Witt

Foo Fighters – Shame Shame, Cinematography by: Santiago Gonzalez

Justin Bieber ft. Chance The Rapper – Holy, Cinematography by Elias Talbot

Lady Gaga – 911, Cinematography by Jeff Cronenweth

Lorde – Solar Power, Cinematography by Andrew Stroud

Best Art Direction

Beyoncé, Shatta Wale, Major Lazer – ALREADY, Art Direction b Susan Linns, Gerard Santos

Ed Sheeran – Bad Habits, Art Direction by Alison Dominitz

Lady Gaga – 911, Art Direction by Tom Foden, Peter Andrus

Lil Nas X – MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name), Art Direction by John Richoux

WINNER: Saweetie ft. Doja Cat – Best Friend, Art Direction by: Art Haynes

Taylor Swift – willow, Art Direction by Ethan Tobman, Regina Fernandez

Best Choreography

Ariana Grande – 34+35, Choreography by Brian Nicholson & Scott Nicholson


Ed Sheeran – Bad Habits, Choreography by Natricia Bernard

Foo Fighters – Shame Shame, Choreography by Nina McNeely

WINNER: Harry Styles – Treat People With Kindness, Choreography by Paul Roberts

Marshmello & Halsey – Be Kind, Choreography by Dani Vitale

Best Editing

WINNER: Bruno Mars, Anderson Paak, Silk Sonic – Leave The Door Open, Editing by Troy Charbonnet

BTS – Butter, Editing by Yong Seok Choi from Lumpens

Drake – What’s Next, Editing by Noah Kendal

Harry Styles – Treat People With Kindness, Editing by Claudia Wass

Justin Bieber ft. Daniel Caesar, Giveon – Peaches, Editing by Mark Mayr, Vinnie Hobbs

Miley Cyrus ft. Dua Lipa – Prisoner

Congratulations to all the winners of MTV VMAs 2021!

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