Europe Music Awards 2020
INTERNATIONAL: The South Korean pop group BTS won a leading four awards including best song for “Dynamite” and best group at the MTV Europe Music Awards Sunday night, while Lady Gaga took the best artist prize. BTS also picked up the best fans and best virtual live for Bang Bang Con.
The show honoring the best in global music is available to stream on Voot Select and will be aired shortly on Vh1 India with performances from Alicia Keys, Sam Smith, Doja Cat, and DaBaby. The girl group Little Mix hosted the ceremony.
Gaga, who went into the event with the most nominations, beat out Harry Styles, Justin Bieber, Dua Lipa, Miley Cyrus, and The Weeknd for the best artist prize. She lost out for the best video, however, which went to DJ Khaled for “’ Popstar.” The collaboration with Drake bested the likes of Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion for “WAP.”
Cardi B did pick up the best hip hop award, however. Coldplay won the best rock, Haley Williams got the best alternative and Little Mix was named best pop. And the best Latin award went to Karol G, who also won the best collaboration for “Tusa” featuring Nicki Minaj.
David Guetta, who won the best electronic, also performed at the show from a stage in Budapest. Singer-songwriter YUNGBLUD won the best push and Doja Cat took home the best new artist honor.
For a third year, the MTV EMAs handed out a generation change award, this time to five women fighting for racial and social justice around the world: Kiki Mordi, Temi Mwale, Catherhea Potjanaporn, Luiza Brasil, and Raquel Willis.
Armaan Malik won the ‘Best India Act’ for his pop single ‘Control’ at the ceremony defeating the likes of Kaam Bhaari, Siri x Sez On The Beat, Divine, and Prabh Deep
Best VideoBillie Eilish — everything i wantedCardi B feat. Megan Thee Stallion — WAPDJ Khaled feat. Drake — “Popstar” — WINNERKarol G feat. Nicki Minaj — “Tusa”Lady Gaga, Ariana Grande — “Rain On Me”Taylor Swift — “The Man”The Weeknd — “Blinding Lights”
Best ArtistDua LipaHarry StylesJustin BieberLady Gaga — WINNERMiley CyrusThe Weeknd
Best SongBTS — “Dynamite” — WINNERDaBaby feat. Roddy Ricch — “Rockstar”Dua Lipa — “Don’t Start Now”Lady Gaga, Ariana Grande — “Rain On Me”Roddy Ricch — “The Box”The Weeknd — “Blinding Lights”
Best India ActArmaan Malik – Control – WINNERKaam Bhaari – MohabbatSiri x Sez On The Beat – My JamDivine – Chal BombayPrabh Deep – Chitta
Best CollaborationBLACKPINK, Selena Gomez — “Ice Cream”Cardi B feat. Megan Thee Stallion — “WAP”DaBaby feat. Roddy Ricch — “Rockstar”Justin Bieber feat. Quavo — “Intentions”Karol G feat. Nicki Minaj — “Tusa” — WINNERLady Gaga, Ariana Grande — “Rain On Me”Sam Smith, Demi Lovato — “I’m Ready”
Best PopBTSDua LipaHarry StylesJustin BieberKaty PerryLady GagaLittle Mix — WINNER
Best Group5 Seconds of SummerBLACKPINKBTS — WINNERChloe x HalleCNCOLittle Mix
Best NewBENEEDaBabyDoja Cat — WINNERJack HarlowRoddy RicchYUNGBLUD
Biggest FansAriana GrandeBLACKPINKBTS — WINNERJustin BieberLady GagaTaylor Swift
Best LatinAnuel AABad BunnyJ BalvinKarol G — WINNERMalumaOzuna
Best RockColdplay — WINNERGreen DayLiam GallagherPearl JamTame ImpalaThe Killers
Best Hip HopCardi B — WINNERDaBabyDrakeEminemMegan Thee StallionRoddy RicchTravis Scott
Best ElectronicCalvin HarrisDavid Guetta — WINNERKygoMarshmelloMartin GarrixThe Chainsmokers
Best AlternativeblackbearFKA twigsHayley Williams — WINNERMachine Gun KellyThe 1975twenty one pilots
Video for GoodAnderson .Paak — “Lockdown”David Guetta & Sia — “Let’s Love”Demi Lovato — “I Love Me”H.E.R. — “I Can’t Breathe” — WINNERJorja Smith — “By Any Means”Lil Baby — “The Bigger Picture”
Best PushAJ MitchellAshnikkoBENEEBrockhamptonConan GrayDoja CatGeorgiaJack HarlowLil TeccaTate McRaeWallowsYUNGBLUD — WINNER
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