Here are all the winners from the MTV VMAs 2022

Jack Harlow, Lil Nas X and Taylor Swift were among the big winners at the ceremony

Jack Harlow, Lil Nas X, Taylor Swift and Harry Styles led the winners at the MTV VMAs 2022 tonight (August 28), all picking up multiple trophies each.

This year’s ceremony took place at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey, and was co-hosted by Harlow, Nicki Minaj and LL Cool J.

Going into the ceremony, Harlow, Lil Nas X and Kendrick Lamar had the most nominations with seven apiece. Styles and Doja Cat followed behind on six, while Swift racked up five nods.

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By the end of the show, Harlow had been given four awards – Song Of The Summer for his song ‘First Class’, plus Best Collaboration, Best Art Direction and Best Visual Effects for his collab with Lil Nas X, ‘Industry Baby’. Those latter awards also comprised Lil Nas X’s total haul for the night.

Jack Harlow
Jack Harlow CREDIT: Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images

Swift also took home three awards, picking up Best Longform Video, Best Direction and Video Of The Year for ‘All Too Well (10 Minute Version) (Taylor’s Version)’. During the speech for the final award, she announced that she will release a “brand new album” in October.

Styles, meanwhile, also won three awards – Album Of The Year for ‘Harry’s House’ and Best Pop and Best Cinematography for ‘As It Was’.

Nicki Minaj was honoured with the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award, while Red Hot Chili Peppers were named Global Icons – an award drummer Chad Smith dedicated to Foo Fighters’ Taylor Hawkins.

Both artists also performed at the ceremony, alongside a metaverse-inspired performance from Eminem and Snoop Dogg, BLACKPINK making their debut appearance at the VMAs, Harlow teaming up with Fergie, and more.

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The MTV VMAs 2022 winners are as follows: 

VIDEO OF THE YEAR

Doja Cat – ‘Woman’
Drake ft. Future & Young Thug – ‘Way 2 Sexy’
Ed Sheeran – ‘Shivers’
Harry Styles – ‘As It Was’
Lil Nas X and Jack Harlow – ‘Industry Baby’
Olivia Rodrigo – ‘Brutal’
Taylor Swift – ‘All Too Well (10 Minute Version) (Taylor’s Version)’ – winner

ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Bad Bunny – winner
Drake
Ed Sheeran
Harry Styles
Jack Harlow
Lil Nas X
Lizzo

SONG OF THE YEAR

Adele – ‘Easy On Me’
Billie Eilish – ‘Happier Than Ever’ – winner
Doja Cat – ‘Woman’
Elton John and Dua Lipa – ‘Cold Heart (PNAU Remix)’
Lizzo – ‘About Damn Time’
The Kid Laroi and Justin Bieber – ‘Stay’

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

GROUP OF THE YEAR

BTS – winner
BLACKPINK
City Girls
Foo Fighters
Imagine Dragons
Måneskin
Red Hot Chili Peppers
Silk Sonic

BEST NEW ARTIST

Baby Keem
Dove Cameron – winner
Gayle
Latto
Måneskin
Seventeen

SONG OF THE SUMMER

Bad Bunny and Chencho Corleone – ‘Me Porto Bonito’
Beyonce – ‘Break My Soul’
Kane Brown – ‘Grand’
Doja Cat – ‘Vegas’
Future featuring Drake and Tems – ‘Wait for U’
Jack Harlow – ‘First Class’ – winner
Steve Lacy – ‘Bad Habit’
Latto and Mariah Carey featuring DJ Khaled – ‘Big Energy (Remix)’
Lizzo – ‘About Damn Time’
Post Malone featuring Doja Cat – ‘I Like You (A Happier Song)’
Marshmello and Khalid – ‘Numb’
Nicki Minaj – ‘Super Freaky Girl’
Charlie Puth featuring Jungkook of BTS – ‘Left and Right’
Rosalía – ‘Bizcochito’
Harry Styles – ‘Late Night Talking’
Nicky Youre and dazy – ‘Sunroof’

PUSH PERFORMANCE OF THE YEAR

September 2021: Griff – ‘One Night’
October 2021: Remi Wolf – ‘Sexy Villain’ – Island Records
November 2021: Nessa Barrett – ‘i hope ur miserable until ur dead’
December 2021: Seventeen – ‘Rock With You’ – winner
January 2021: Mae Muller – ‘Better Days’
February 2022: Gayle – ‘abcdefu’
March 2022: Sheneesa – ‘R U That’
April 2022: Omar Apollo – ‘Tamagotchi’
May 2022: Wet Leg – ‘Chaise Longue’
June 2022: Muni Long – ‘Baby Boo’
July 2022: Doechii – ‘Persuasive’

Taylor Swift attends the 'All Too Well' New York premiere
Taylor Swift attends the ‘All Too Well’ New York premiere in 2021. Credit: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images

BEST COLLABORATION

Drake ft. Future and Young Thug – ‘Way 2 Sexy’
Elton John and Dua Lipa – ‘Cold Heart (PNAU Remix)’
Lil Nas X and Jack Harlow – ‘Industry Baby’ – winner
Megan Thee Stallion & Dua Lipa – ‘Sweetest Pie’
Post Malone and The Weeknd – ‘One Right Now’
Rosalía ft. The Weeknd – ‘La Fama’
The Kid Laroi and Justin Bieber – ‘Stay’

BEST POP

Billie Eilish – ‘Happier Than Ever’
Doja Cat – ‘Woman’
Ed Sheeran – ‘Shivers’
Harry Styles – ‘As It Was’ – winner
Lizzo – ‘About Damn Time’
Olivia Rodrigo – ‘Traitor’

BEST HIP-HOP

Eminem and Snoop Dogg – ‘From The D 2 The LBC’
Future ft. Drake, Tems – ‘Wait For U’
Kendrick Lamar – ‘N95’
Latto – ‘Big Energy’
Nicki Minaj ft. Lil Baby – ‘Do We Have A Problem?’ – winner
Pusha T – ‘Diet Coke’

BEST ROCK

Foo Fighters – ‘Love Dies Young’
Jack White – ‘Taking Me Back’
Muse – ‘Won’t Stand Down’
Red Hot Chili Peppers – ‘Black Summer’ – winner
Shinedown – ‘Planet Zero’
Three Days Grace – ‘So Called Life’

BEST ALTERNATIVE

Avril Lavigne ft. blackbear – ‘Love It When You Hate Me’
Imagine Dragons and JID – ‘Enemy’
Machine Gun Kelly ft. WILLOW – ‘Emo Girl’
Måneskin – ‘I Wanna Be Your Slave’ – winner
Panic! At The Disco – ‘Viva Las Vengeance’
Twenty One Pilots – ‘Saturday’
Willow and Avril Lavigne ft. Travis Barker – ‘Grow’

Harry Styles performing live on-stage in May 2022
Harry Styles performs live. CREDIT: Getty

BEST LATIN

Anitta – ‘Envolver’ – winner
Bad Bunny – ‘Tití Me Preguntó’
Becky G and Karol G – ‘Mamiii’
Daddy Yankee – ‘Remix’
Farruko – ‘Pepas’
J Balvin and Skrillex – ‘In Da Getto’

BEST R&B

Alicia Keys – ‘City Of Gods (Part II)’
Chlöe – ‘Have Mercy’
H.E.R. – ‘For Anyone’
Normani ft. Cardi B – ‘Wild Side’ – Keep Cool/RCA Records
Summer Walker, SZA and Cardi B – ‘No Love (Extended Version)’
The Weeknd – ‘Out Of Time’ – winner

BEST K-POP

BTS – ‘Yet To Come (The Most Beautiful Moment)’
ITZY – ‘Loco’
LISA – ‘Lalisa’ – winner
Seventeen – ‘Hot’
Stray Kids – ‘Maniac’
TWICE – ‘The Feels’

VIDEO FOR GOOD

Kendrick Lamar – ‘The Heart Part 5’
Latto – ‘Pussy’
Lizzo – ‘About Damn Time’ – winner
Rina Sawayama – ‘This Hell’
Stromae – ‘Fils De Joie’

BEST METAVERSE PERFORMANCE

Blackpink The Virtual – PUBG – winner
BTS – Minecraft
Charli XCX – Roblox
Justin Bieber – An Interactive Virtual Experience – Wave
Rift Tour ft. Ariana Grande – Fortnite
Twenty One Pilots Concert Experience – Roblox

Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj performs live in 2019. CREDIT: Myles Wright/ZUMA Wire/Alamy Live New

BEST LONGFORM VIDEO

Billie Eilish – ‘Happier Than Ever: A Love Letter to Los Angeles’
Foo Fighters – ‘Studio 666’
Kacey Musgraves – ‘Star-Crossed’
Madonna – ‘Madame X’
Olivia Rodrigo – ‘Driving Home 2 U’
Taylor Swift – ‘All Too Well (10 Minute Version) (Taylor’s Version)’ – winner

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Baby Keem and Kendrick Lamar – ‘Family Ties’
Camila Cabello ft. Ed Sheeran – ‘Bam Bam’
Harry Styles – ‘As It Was’ – winner
Kendrick Lamar – ‘N95’
Normani ft. Cardi B – ‘Wild Side’
Taylor Swift – ‘All Too Well (10 Minute Version) (Taylor’s Version)’

BEST DIRECTION

Baby Keem and Kendrick Lamar – ‘Family Ties’
Billie Eilish – ‘Happier Than Ever’
Ed Sheeran – ‘Shivers’
Harry Styles – ‘As It Was’
Lil Nas X and Jack Harlow – ‘Industry Baby’
Taylor Swift – ‘All Too Well (10 Minute Version) (Taylor’s Version)’ – winner

BEST ART DIRECTION

Adele – ‘Oh My God’
Doja Cat – ‘Get Into It (Yuh)’
Drake ft. Future & Young Thug – ‘Way 2 Sexy’
Kacey Musgraves – ‘Simple Times’
Lil Nas X and Jack Harlow – ‘Industry Baby’ – winner
Megan Thee Stallion ft. Dua Lipa – ‘Sweetest Pie’

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS

Billie Eilish – ‘Happier Than Ever’
Coldplay and BTS – ‘My Universe’
Kendrick Lamar – ‘The Heart Part 5’
Lil Nas X and Jack Harlow – ‘Industry Baby’ – winner
Megan Thee Stallion & Dua Lipa – ‘Sweetest Pie’
The Kid Laroi and Justin Bieber – ‘Stay’

Doja Cat
Doja Cat. CREDIT: Stephane Cardinale – Corbis/Corbis via Getty Images

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY

BTS – ‘Permission To Dance’
Doja Cat – ‘Woman’ – winner
FKA twigs ft. The Weeknd – ‘Tears In The Club’
Harry Styles – ‘As It Was’
Lil Nas X and Jack Harlow – ‘Industry Baby’
Normani ft. Cardi B – ‘Wild Side’

BEST EDITING

Baby Keem and Kendrick Lamar – ‘Family Ties’
Doja Cat – ‘Get Into It (Yuh)’
Olivia Rodrigo – ‘Brutal’
Rosalía – ‘Saoko’ – winner
Taylor Swift – ‘All Too Well (10 Minute Version) (Taylor’s Version)’
The Weeknd – ‘Take My Breath’

Check back at NME.com for all of the action from the MTV VMAs 2022 red carpet and ceremony.

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