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Monday, August 29, 2011

2011 MTV Video Music Award Winners

The only thing that remotely kept this year's MTV Video Music Awards from sucking was Adele's performance of "Someone Like You," Bruno Mars paying tribute to Amy Winehouse by singing "Valerie" and Lady Gaga in dude-drag as Jo Calderone throughout the entire night.

VIDEO OF THE YEAR: Katy Perry, "Firework"
FEMALE VIDEO: Lady Gaga, "Born This Way"
MALE VIDEO: Justin Bieber, "U Smile"
BEST NEW ARTIST: Tyler, The Creator, "Yonkers"
POP VIDEO: Britney Spears, "Till The World Ends"
ROCK VIDEO: Foo Fighters, "Walk"
HIP HOP VIDEO: Nicki Minaj, "Super Bass"
BEST COLLABORATION: Katy Perry & Kanye West, "E.T."
DIRECTION IN A VIDEO: Adele, "Rolling In The Deep"
CHOREOGRAPHY: Beyonce, "Run The World (Girls)"
SPECIAL EFFECTS: Katy Perry & Kanye West, "E.T."
ART DIRECTION: Adele, "Rolling In The Deep"
EDITING: Adele, "Rolling In The Deep"
CINEMATOGRAPHY: Adele, "Rolling In The Deep"
VIDEO WITH A MESSAGE: Lady Gaga, "Born This Way"
BEST LATINO ARTIST: Mana, "Lluvia al Corazón"

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