Katy Perry has beaten the likes of Adele, Beastie Boys, Bruno Mars and Best New Artist winner Tyler, the Creator in the category of the Video of the Year. Meanwhile, she also bagged the Best Collaboration and Best Special Effects in a Video for her 'E.T.' in which she has worked with rapper Kanye West.
Singer Adele has pocketed four coveted awards like Best Art Direction, Editing, Cinematography and Direction for her 'Rolling in the Deep' video. Lady Gaga won two honours like Best Female Video and Best Video with a Message for 'Born This Way, while Justin Bieber got Best Male Video award for 'U Smile'.
Beyonce Knowles, Britney Spears, Nicki Minaj and Foo Fighters had to be contented with one award each. However, The 28th annual MTV Video Music Awards featured live performances by Lil Wayne, Chris Brown, Beyonce and GaGa. The winners were announced by such presenters as Kim Kardashian, Selena Gomez, Taylor Lautner, Chord Overstreet and Jared Leto.
The following is the winners list of 28th annual MTV Video Music Awards:
- Video of the Year: Katy Perry - Firework
- Best Male Video: Justin Bieber - U Smile
- Best Female Video: Lady GaGa - Born This Way
- Best New Artist: Tyler, the Creator - Yonkers
- Best Pop Video: Britney Spears - Till the World Ends
- Best Rock Video: Foo Fighters - Walk
- Best Hip-Hop Video: Nicki Minaj - Super Bass
- Best Collaboration: Katy Perry ft. Kanye West - E.T.
- Best Direction in a Video: Adele - Rolling in the Deep
- Best Choreography in a Video: Beyonce Knowles - Run the World (Girls)
- Best Special Effects in a Video: Katy Perry ft. Kanye West - E.T.
- Best Art Direction in a Video: Adele - Rolling in the Deep
- Best Editing in a Video: Adele - Rolling in the Deep
- Best Cinematography in a Video: Adele - Rolling in the Deep
- Best Video with a Message: Lady GaGa - Born This Way
- Vanguard Award: Britney Spears