2013 MTV Video Music Awards: The Show, The Winners


2013 MTV Video Music Awards: The Show, The Winners

Music fans around the world got a big treat on Sunday night (August 25), as the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards delivered power-packed performances and some surprise appearances.

Snagging the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award, Justin Timberlake whipped his fellow musicians into a frenzy with his new tune Take Back The Night” and a medley of his hits Sexy Back, Like I Love You, My Love, and Cry Me A River.

The highlight of JT”s time on stage came when he was joined by his old bandmates for the much anticipated “NSync reunion. The boy band didn”t disappoint, as they belted out their classics Girlfriend and Bye Bye Bye.

Topping off his big night, Justin scored another win for Video of the Year for the song “Mirrors.”

Also accepting trophies were Taylor Swift, who picked up the award for Best Female Video for “I Knew You Were Trouble,” and One Direction who took home the coveted Moon Man for Song of the Summer with “Best Song Ever.”

Check out the complete winners list below!

Video of the Year
WINNER» Justin Timberlake, Mirrors
» Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Wanz, Thrift Shop
» Bruno Mars, Locked Out of Heaven
» Robin Thicke feat. T.I. and Pharrell, Blurred Lines
» Taylor Swift, I Knew You Were Trouble

Best Hip Hop Video
WINNER» Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Ray Dalton, Cant Hold Us
» Drake, Started From The Bottom
» Kendrick Lamar, Swimming Pools
» A$AP Rocky feat. Drake, 2 Chainz and Kendrick Lamar, Fkin Problems
» J. Cole feat. Miguel, Power Trip

Best Male Video
» Justin Timberlake, Mirrors
» Robin Thicke feat. T.I. and Pharrell, Blurred Lines
WINNER» Bruno Mars, Locked Out of Heaven
» Ed Sheeran, Lego House
» Kendrick Lamar, Swimming Pools

Best Female Video
» Rihanna feat. Mikky Ekko, Stay
WINNER» Taylor Swift, I Knew You Were Trouble
» Miley Cyrus, We Cant Stop
» Pink feat. Nate Ruess, Just Give Me A Reason
» Demi Lovato, Heart Attack

Best Pop Video
» Bruno Mars, Locked Out of Heaven
» Justin Timberlake, Mirrors
» Fun., Carry On
» Miley Cyrus, We Cant Stop
WINNER» Selena Gomez, Come and Get It

Artist To Watch, Presented by Taco Bell
» Twenty One Pilots, Holding On To You
» Zedd feat. Foxes, Clarity
WINNER» Austin Mahone, What About Love
» The Weeknd, Wicked Games
» Iggy Azalea, Work

Best Collaboration
» Justin Timberlake, feat. Jay-Z, Suit & Tie
» Pitbull feat. Christina Aguilera, Feel This Moment
» Calvin Harris feat. Ellie Goulding, I Need Your Love
» Robin Thicke feat. T.I. and Pharrell, Blurred Lines
WINNER» Pink feat. Nate Ruess, Just Give Me A Reason

Best Video With A Social Message
» Kelly Clarkson, People Like Us
WINNER» Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Same Love
» Snoop Lion, No Guns Allowed
» Miguel, Candles in the Sun
» Beyoncé, I Was Here

Best Rock Video
» Imagine Dragons, Radioactive
» Fall Out Boy, My Songs Know What You Did in the Dark (Light Em Up)
» Mumford & Sons, I Will Wait
WINNER» Thirty Seconds To Mars, Up in the Air
» Vampire Weekend, Diane Young

Best Art Direction
» Capital Cities, Safe and Sound
» Thirty Seconds To Mars, Up in the Air
WINNER» Janelle Monae feat. Erykah Badu, Q.U.E.E.N
» Lana Del Rey, National Anthem
» Alt-J, Tesselate

Best Choreography
» Chris Brown, Fine China
» Ciara, Body Party
» Jennifer Lopes feat. Pitbull, Live It Up
» will.i.am feat. Justin Bieber, #thatPOWER
WINNER» Bruno Mars, Treasure

Best Cinematography
» Thirty Seconds To Mars, Up in the Air
» Lana Del Rey, Ride
» Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Sacrilege
WINNER» Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Ray Dalton, Cant Hold Us
» A-Trak & Tommy Trash, Tuna Melt

Best Direction
WINNER» Justin Timberlake feat. Jay-Z, Suit & Tie
» Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Ray Dalton, Cant Hold Us
» Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Sacrilege
» Fun., Carry On
» Drake, Started From The Bottom

Best Editing
» Pink feat. Nate Ruess, Just Give Me A Reason
» Calvin Harris feat. Florence Welch, Sweet Nothing
» Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Ray Dalton, Cant Hold Us
WINNER» Justin Timberlake, Mirrors
» Miley Cyrus, We Cant Stop

Best Visual Effects
WINNER» Capital Cities, Safe and Sound
» Duck Sauce, Its You
» Flying Lotus, Tiny Tortures
» Skrillex feat. The Doors, Breakn a Sweat
» The Weeknd, Wicked Games

Best Song of the Summer
» Miley Cyrus, We Cant Stop
» Daft Punk, Get Lucky
» Selena Gomez, Come & Get It
» Calvin Harris feat. Ellie Goulding, I Need Your Love
WINNER» One Direction, Best Song Ever
» Robin Thicke feat. T.I. and Pharrell, Blurred Lines

Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award
» Justin Timberlake