2022 MTV Video Music Awards: The Complete Winners List

The MTV Video Music Awards are honoring the best artists and biggest names in music at this year’s star-studded show!

Going into Sunday’s show, Jack Harlow, Kendrick Lamar and Lil Nas X lead the pack with seven nominations a piece, while 2021 MTV VMAs host, Doja Cat, and Harry Styles weren’t far behind, each scoring six nominations. 

Billie Eilish, Drake, Dua Lipa, Ed Sheeran, Taylor Swift and The Weeknd were also among the top contenders, while this year’s show also saw a whopping 26 first-time nominees in the running for the coveted Moon Person trophies.

But who walked away with the honors amid a night of mind-blowing live performances? Check out the full list of big winners below, with the winners marked in bold, which will be updated throughout the show!

VIDEO OF THE YEAR


Doja Cat – “Woman” – Kemosabe Records / RCA Records


Drake ft. Future & Young Thug – “Way 2 Sexy” – OVO/Republic


Ed Sheeran – “Shivers” – Atlantic Records


Harry Styles – “As It Was” – Columbia Records


Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow – “INDUSTRY BABY” – Columbia Records


Olivia Rodrigo – “brutal” – Geffen Records

Taylor Swift – “All Too Well” (10 Minute Version) (Taylor’s Version) – Republic Records — **WINNER!


ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Bad Bunny – Rimas Entertainment — **WINNER!


Drake – OVO/Republic


Ed Sheeran – Atlantic Records


Harry Styles – Columbia Records


Jack Harlow – Generation Now / Atlantic Records 


Lil Nas X – Columbia Records


Lizzo – Atlantic Records 


SONG OF THE YEAR


Adele – “Easy On Me” – Columbia Records

Billie Eilish – “Happier Than Ever” – Darkroom / Interscope Records — **WINNER!


Doja Cat – “Woman” – Kemosabe Records / RCA Records


Elton John & Dua Lipa – “Cold Heart (PNAU Remix)” – EMI / Interscope Records 


Lizzo – “About Damn Time” – Atlantic Records 


The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber – “STAY” – Columbia Records


BEST NEW ARTIST


Baby Keem – Columbia Records

Dove Cameron – Disruptor Records / Columbia Records — **WINNER!


GAYLE – Atlantic Records / Arthouse Records


Latto – Streamcut / RCA Records


Måneskin – Arista Records


SEVENTEEN – PLEDIS Entertainment/Geffen Records      


PUSH PERFORMANCE OF THE YEAR


September 2021: Griff – “One Night” – Warner Records


October 2021: Remi Wolf – “Sexy Villain” – Island Records


November 2021: Nessa Barrett – “i hope ur miserable until ur dead” – Warner Records 

December 2021: SEVENTEEN – “Rock With You” – PLEDIS Entertainment / Geffen Records — **WINNER!


January 2021: Mae Muller – “Better Days” – Capitol Records UK


February 2022: GAYLE – “abcdefu” – Atlantic Records / Arthouse Records


March 2022: Sheneesa – “R U That” – Rich Immigrants / Interscope Records


April 2022: Omar Apollo – “Tamagotchi” – Warner Records


May 2022: Wet Leg – “Chaise Longue” – Domino Recording Company


June 2022: Muni Long – “Baby Boo” – Supergiant Records LLC / Def Jam Recording


July 2022: Doechii – “Persuasive” – Top Dog Entertainment / Capitol Records 


BEST COLLABORATION


Drake ft. Future & Young Thug – “Way 2 Sexy” – OVO/Republic


Elton John & Dua Lipa – “Cold Heart (PNAU Remix)” – EMI / Interscope Records

Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow – “INDUSTRY BABY” – Columbia Records — **WINNER!


Megan Thee Stallion & Dua Lipa – “Sweetest Pie” – 300 Entertainment


Post Malone & The Weeknd – “One Right Now” – Mercury Records / Republic Records 


ROSALÍA ft. The Weeknd – “LA FAMA” – Columbia Records


The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber – “STAY” – Columbia Records 


BEST POP


Billie Eilish – “Happier Than Ever” – Darkroom / Interscope Records 


Doja Cat – “Woman” – Kemosabe Records / RCA Records


Ed Sheeran – “Shivers” – Atlantic Records

Harry Styles – “As It Was” – Columbia Records — **WINNER!


Lizzo – “About Damn Time” – Atlantic Records


Olivia Rodrigo – “traitor” – Geffen Records 


 

BEST HIP-HOP


Eminem & Snoop Dogg – “From The D 2 The LBC” – Shady / Aftermath / Interscope Records 


Future ft. Drake, Tems – “WAIT FOR U” – Freebandz / Epic Records


Kendrick Lamar – “N95” – pgLang / Top Dawg Entertainment / Aftermath / Interscope Records 


Latto – “Big Energy” – Streamcut / RCA Records

Nicki Minaj ft. Lil Baby – “Do We Have A Problem?” – Young Money / Cash Money / Republic Records — **WINNER!


Pusha T – “Diet Coke” – G.O.O.D. Music / Def Jam 


 

BEST ROCK


Foo Fighters – “Love Dies Young” – RCA Records


Jack White – “Taking Me Back” – Third Man Records


Muse – “Won’t Stand Down” – Warner Records

Red Hot Chili Peppers – “Black Summer” – Warner Records — **WINNER!


Shinedown – “Planet Zero” – Elektra Music Group


Three Days Grace – “So Called Life” – RCA Records 


BEST ALTERNATIVE


Avril Lavigne ft. blackbear – “Love It When You Hate Me” – Elektra Music Group / DTA Records


Imagine Dragons x JID – “Enemy” – KIDinaKORNER / Interscope Records


Machine Gun Kelly ft. WILLOW – “emo girl” – Bad Boy / Interscope Records

Måneskin – “I WANNA BE YOUR SLAVE” – Arista Records — **WINNER!


Panic! At The Disco – “Viva Las Vengeance” – Fueled By Ramen / Elektra Music Group 


Twenty One Pilots  – “Saturday” – Fueled By Ramen / Elektra Music Group


WILLOW, Avril Lavigne ft. Travis Barker – “G R O W” – MSFTSMusic / Roc Nation Records


 

BEST LATIN

Anitta – “Envolver” – Warner Records — **WINNER!


Bad Bunny – “Tití Me Preguntó” – Rimas Entertainment


Becky G X KAROL G – “MAMIII” – Kemosabe Records / Sony Music Latin / RCA Records 


Daddy Yankee – “REMIX” – Republic Records


Farruko – “Pepas” – Sony Music US Latin


J Balvin & Skrillex – “In Da Getto” – Sueños Globales, LLC /Universal Music Latino / Asylum Records UK 


 

BEST R&B


Alicia Keys – “City of Gods (Part II)” – AKW


Chlöe – “Have Mercy” – Parkwood Entertainment / Columbia Records


H.E.R. – “For Anyone” – RCA Records


Normani ft. Cardi B – “Wild Side” – Keep Cool/RCA Records


Summer Walker, SZA & Cardi B – “No Love (Extended Version)” – LVRN / Interscope Records 

The Weeknd – “Out Of Time” – XO / Republic Records — **WINNER!


 

BEST K-POP


BTS – “Yet To Come (The Most Beautiful Moment)” – BIGHIT Music / Geffen Records 


ITZY – “LOCO” – JYP Entertainment

LISA – “LALISA” – YG Entertainment / Interscope Records — **WINNER!


SEVENTEEN – “HOT” – PLEDIS Entertainment/Geffen Records


Stray Kids – “MANIAC” – JYP Entertainment


TWICE – “The Feels” – JYP Entertainment


GROUP OF THE YEAR


Blackpink

BTS — **WINNER!


City Girls


Foo Fighters


Imagine Dragons


Måneskin


Red Hot Chili Peppers


Silk Sonic


SONG OF THE SUMMER


Bad Bunny and Chencho Corleone – “Me Porto Bonito”


Beyoncé – “Break My Soul”


Charlie Puth (featuring Jungkook) – “Left and Right”


Doja Cat – “Vegas”


Future (featuring Drake and Tems) – “Wait for U”


Harry Styles – “Late Night Talking”

Jack Harlow – “First Class” — **WINNER!


Kane Brown – “Grand”


Latto and Mariah Carey (featuring DJ Khaled) – “Big Energy (Remix)”


Lizzo – “About Damn Time”


Marshmello and Khalid – “Numb”


Nicki Minaj – “Super Freaky Girl”


Nicky Youre and dazy – “Sunroof”


Post Malone (featuring Doja Cat) – “I Like You (A Happier Song)”


Rosalía – “Bizcochito”


Steve Lacy – “Bad Habit”


 

VIDEO FOR GOOD


Kendrick Lamar – “The Heart Part 5” – pgLang / Top Dawg Entertainment / Aftermath / Interscope Records


Latto – “P*ssy” – Streamcut / RCA Records

Lizzo – “About Damn Time” – Atlantic Records — **WINNER!


Rina Sawayama – “This Hell” – Dirty Hit


Stromae – “Fils de joie” – Mosaert Label / The Darkroom / Interscope Records 


 

BEST METAVERSE PERFORMANCE

BLACKPINK The Virtual | PUBG – YG Entertainment / Interscope Records — **WINNER!


BTS | Minecraft – BIGHIT Music / Geffen Records


Charli XCX | Roblox – Atlantic Records


Justin Bieber – An Interactive Virtual Experience | Wave – Def Jam


Rift Tour ft. Ariana Grande | Fortnite – Republic Records


Twenty One Pilots Concert Experience | Roblox – Fueled By Ramen / Elektra Music Group 


 

BEST LONGFORM VIDEO


Billie Eilish – Happier Than Ever: A Love Letter to Los Angeles – Darkroom / Interscope Records 


Foo Fighters – Studio 666 – RCA Records


Kacey Musgraves – star-crossed – Interscope Records / MCA Nashville


Madonna – Madame X – Interscope Records


Olivia Rodrigo – driving home 2 u – Geffen Records

Taylor Swift – All Too Well (10 Minute Version) (Taylor’s Version) – Republic Records — **WINNER!


 

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY


Baby Keem & Kendrick Lamar – “family ties” – Columbia Records


Camila Cabello ft. Ed Sheeran – “Bam Bam” – Epic Records

Harry Styles – “As It Was” – Columbia Records — **WINNER!


Kendrick Lamar – “N95” – pgLang / Top Dawg Entertainment / Aftermath / Interscope Records 


Normani ft. Cardi B – “Wild Side” – Keep Cool / RCA Records


Taylor Swift – “All Too Well” (10 Minute Version) (Taylor’s Version) – Republic Records 


 

BEST DIRECTION


Baby Keem & Kendrick Lamar – “family ties” – Columbia Records


Billie Eilish – “Happier Than Ever” – Darkroom / Interscope Records


Ed Sheeran – “Shivers” – Atlantic Records 


Harry Styles – “As It Was” – Columbia Records


Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow – “INDUSTRY BABY” – Columbia Records

Taylor Swift – “All Too Well” (10 Minute Version) (Taylor’s Version) – Republic Records — **WINNER!


 

BEST ART DIRECTION


Adele – “Oh My God” – Columbia Records


Doja Cat – “Get Into It (Yuh)” – Kemosabe Records / RCA Records


Drake ft. Future & Young Thug – “Way 2 Sexy” – OVO / Republic Records 


Kacey Musgraves – “simple times” – Interscope Records / MCA Nashville 

Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow – “INDUSTRY BABY” – Columbia Records — **WINNER!


Megan Thee Stallion ft. Dua Lipa – “Sweetest Pie” – 300 Entertainment 


 

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS


Billie Eilish – “Happier Than Ever” – Darkroom / Interscope Records


Coldplay X BTS – “My Universe” – Atlantic Records


Kendrick Lamar – “The Heart Part 5” – pgLang/Top Dawg Entertainment/Aftermath/Interscope Records

Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow – “INDUSTRY BABY” – Columbia Records — **WINNER!


Megan Thee Stallion & Dua Lipa – “Sweetest Pie” – 300 Entertainment


The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber – “STAY” – Columbia Records


 

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY


BTS – “Permission to Dance” – BIGHIT Music/Geffen Records

Doja Cat – “Woman” – Kemosabe Records / RCA Records — **WINNER!


FKA twigs ft. The Weeknd – “Tears In The Club” – Atlantic Records 


Harry Styles – “As It Was” – Columbia Records


Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow – “INDUSTRY BABY” – Columbia Records 


Normani ft. Cardi B – “Wild Side” – Keep Cool / RCA Records


 

BEST EDITING 


Baby Keem & Kendrick Lamar – “family ties” – Columbia Records


Doja Cat – “Get Into It (Yuh)” – Kemosabe Records / RCA Records


Olivia Rodrigo – “brutal” – Geffen Records

ROSALÍA – “SAOKO” – Columbia Records — **WINNER!


Taylor Swift – “All Too Well” (10 Minute Version) (Taylor’s Version) – Republic Records 


The Weeknd – “Take My Breath” – XO / Republic Records 


ALBUM OF THE YEAR


Adele — 30


Bad Bunny — Un Verano Sin Ti


Billie Eilish — Happier Than Ever


Drake — Certified Lover Boy

Harry Styles — Harry’s House — **WINNER!

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