Here’s All the Winners of the 2017 MTV VMAS

By Staff  |  08/28/2017

After leading all nominees with eight nominations, Kendrick Lamar was the big winner at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday (Aug. 27), taking home six Moonmen.

The Compton rap star opened the show with a medley perform of "DNA" and "HUMBLE", before later taking home the evening's top honor: Video of the Year.

King Kendrick won the category for the video to his single "HUMBLE", and thanked co-directors Dave Free and Dave Meyers. "Glory to God every time, giving us these amazing talents," he said. "I ain’t nothing without my team."

"Dave Free. I’ve been rocking with this guy since 14 years old. He’s always been a visionary. We always put our heads together. He’s one of the greatest visionaries today in the game," Kendrick said. "Dave Meyers. I think me and Dave Free been wanting to rock with you since we was 14 years old so thank you for allowing us to take our thoughts and wild imaginations to the next level. This guy’s always been a genius. True pleasure, for real."

He also won trophies for Best Hip Hop, Best Cinematography, Best Direction, Best Art Direction, and Best Visual Effects for "HUMBLE".

Other winners at Sunday's show included Ed Sheeran, who nabbed Artist of the Year, while Gucci Mane won his first VMA ever for Best Pop Video ("Down"), which he shared with Fifth Harmony.

See a full list of winners below.

Video of the Year
"HUMBLE" - Kendrick Lamar

Artist of the Year
Ed Sheeran

Best New Artist
Khalid

Best Collaboration
"I Don't Wanna Live Forever" - Zayn & Taylor Swift

Best Pop
"Down" - Fifth Harmony ft. Gucci Mane

Best Hip Hop
"HUMBLE" - Kendrick Lamar

Best Dance
"Stay" - ZEDD & Alessia Cara

Best Rock
"Heavydirtysoul" - Twenty One Pilots

Best Fight Against The System
Logic ft. Damian Lemar Hudson - "Black SpiderMan"
The Hamilton Mixtape - "Immigrants (We Get the Job Done)"
Big Sean - "Light"
Alessia Cara - "Scars To Your Beautiful"
Taboo ft. Shailene Woodley - "Stand Up / Stand N Rock #NoDAPL"
John Legend - "Surefire"

Best Cinematography
"HUMBLE" - Kendrick Lamar (Scott Cunningham)

Best Direction
"HUMBLE" - Kendrick Lamar (Dave Meyers & The Little Homies)

Best Art Direction
"HUMBLE" - Kendrick Lamar (Spencer Graves)

Best Visual Effects
"HUMBLE" - Kendrick Lamar

Best Choreography
"FADE" - Kanye West

Best Editing
"Wyclef Jean" - Young Thug

Song Of Summer
"XO Tour LLIF3" - Lil Uzi Vert