Old Town Road Awarded Song of the Year


(CBS News)

MTV’s Video Music Awards saw performances from some of music’s biggest stars, including Taylor Swift and Lil Nas X. It also honored them, with Swift earning multiple awards, including one for video of the year. Lil Nas X’s “Old Town Road” earned him an award for song of the year.

The VMAs also marked comedian Sebastian Maniscalco’s debut as an awards show host.

Missy Elliott received the Video Vanguard award in celebration of her decades long, genre-bending career, making her the first female emcee to be awarded the distinction. She was lauded by fellow artists and gave a show-stopping performance showcasing a slew of hits and even featured “Work It” dancer Alyson Stoner.

Designer Marc Jacobs earned the show’s first-ever Fashion Trailblazer award in celebration of his contributions and collaborations with musicians as well as his eye-catching runway shows and campaigns.

Here is a full listing of the awardees:

Ariana Grande – Artist of the year

Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus – “Old Town Road (Remix)” – Song of the year

Billie Eilish – Best New Artist

Taylor Swift – “You Need to Calm Down” – Video of the year

Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello – “Señorita” – Best Collaboration

Megan Thee Stallion ft. Nicki Minaj & Ty Dolla $ign – “Hot Girl Summer” – Best Power Anthem

Ariana Grande, Social House – “boyfriend”  – Song of Summer

BTS – Best Group

Billie Eilish – Push Artist of the year

Cardi B – “Money” – Best Hip-Hop

Jonas Brothers – “Sucker” – Best Pop

The Chainsmokers ft. Bebe Rexha – “Call You Mine”  – Best Dance

BTS ft. Halsey – “Boy With Luv” – Best K-pop

ROSALÍA & J Balvin ft. El Guincho – “Con Altura” – Best Latin

Normani ft. 6lack – “Waves” – Best R&B

Panic! At The Disco – “High Hopes” – Best Rock

Taylor Swift – “You Need to Calm Down” – Video for Good

Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus – “Old Town Road (Remix)” – Directed by Calmatic – Best Direction

Taylor Swift ft. Brendon Urie of Panic! At The Disco – “ME!” – Visual Effects by Loris Paillier & Lucas Salton for BUF VFX  – Best Visual effects

Billie Eilish – “Bad Guy” – Editing by Billie Eilish – Best Editing

Ariana Grande – “7 Rings” – Art Direction by John Richoux – Best Art Direction

ROSALÍA & J Balvin ft. El Guincho – “Con Altura” – Choreography by Charm La’Donna – Best Choreography

Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello – “Señorita” – Cinematography by Scott Cunningham – Best Cinematography

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