|Camila Cabello poses for photographers with her Best Pop award backstage at the MTV European Music Awards 2017 in London on Nov. 12th, 2017. MTV|
Shawn Mendes beat Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran to scoop the best artist prize at this year’s MTV Europe Music Awards.
Taylor Swift was the most nominated artist of the night with six nominations but left empty-handed after failing to win any. The Canadian singer also won the best song and the biggest fans awards at the event held at The SSE Arena, Wembley.
Flying the flag for Britain were Ed Sheeran who won best live act and Stormzy who won the best act for the UK and Ireland.
The awards returned to London last night for the first time in 21 years.
|The Canadian singer also won the best song and the biggest fans awards at the event held at The SSE Arena, Wembley.|
Other winners on the night were Dua Lipa who won best new act, Camila Cabello who scooped best pop and Eminem who won best hip hop.
The awards were hosted by Rita Ora who turned up wearing a dressing gown – complete with a towel on her head.
She was given the first ever MTV EMAs power of music award to honour the charity efforts of musicians who performed on the Grenfell fire charity single.
Check out the complete winners list below:
Clean Bandit – “Rockabye” ft. Sean Paul & Anne-Marie
DJ Khaled – “Wild Thoughts” ft. Rihanna, Bryson Tiller
Ed Sheeran – “Shape of You”
Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee – “Despacito” (Remix) ft. Justin Bieber
Shawn Mendes – “There’s Nothing Holdin’ Me Back” — WINNER
Shawn Mendes — WINNER
Zayn — WINNER
Dua Lipa — WINNER
Camila Cabello — WINNER
Foo Fighters – “Run”
Katy Perry – “Bon Appetit” ft. Migos
Kendrick Lamar – “Humble” — WINNER
Kyle – “iSpy” ft. Lil Yachty
Taylor Swift – “Look What You Made Me Do”
Ed Sheeran — WINNER
David Guetta — WINNER
Coldplay — WINNER
BEST HIP HOP
Eminem — WINNER
Lana Del Rey
Thirty Seconds To Mars — WINNER
Hailee Steinfeld — WINNER
The Head And The Heart
BEST WORLD STAGE
Steve Aoki – Live from Isle of MTV Malta 2016
Kings of Leon – Live from Oude Luxor Theatre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands 2016
DNCE – Live from Isle of MTV Malta 2017
The Chainsmokers – Live from Isle of MTV Malta 2017 — WINNER
Foo Fighters – Live from Barcelona, Spain 2017
BEST LOCAL ACT
Bruno Mars (U.S.), Little Mix (U.K. & Ireland), Drake (Canada), Justin Bieber (Canada) and Kygo (Norway) are among those nominated for their respective home regions. In the Best U.S. Act voting category, wildcard nominee Fifth Harmony has been chosen by fans via social vote. Similarly, Louis Tomlinson has been chosen by fans via social vote for Best U.K. & Ireland Act.
U2 — WINNER