Who Won at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards?

Beyonce at the 2014 VMAs
Date: 
Aug 24, 2014

The 31st annual MTV Video Music Awards were held on August 24, 2014 at The Forum in Inglewood, California. Leading in nominations were Beyoncé and Iggy Azalea with eight each.

Beyonce ended up winning two awards as well as being awarded with the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award. She also closed the show with a medley of songs from her latest album.

Miley Cryus won the top award of Video of the Year for "Wrecking Ball."

MTV Video Music Award - Video of the Year
Miley Cyrus (Wrecking Ball) 
Other Nominees: Beyonce (Drunk In Love); Iggy Azalea (Fancy); Pharrell Williams (Happy); Sia (Chandelier)
MTV Video Music Award - Best Female Video
Katy Perry (Dark Horse) 
Other Nominees: Ariana Grande (Problem); Beyonce (Partition); Iggy Azalea (Fancy); Lorde (Royals)
MTV Video Music Award - Best Male Video
Ed Sheeran (Sing) 
Other Nominees: Eminem (The Monster); John Legend (All Of Me); Pharrell Williams (Happy); Sam Smith (Stay With Me)
MTV Video Music Award - Best Hip Hop Video
Drake (Hold On, We're Going Home) 
Other Nominees: Childish Gambino (3005); Eminem (Berzerk); Kanye West (Black Skinhead); Wiz Khalifa (We Dem Boyz)
MTV Video Music Award - Best Pop Video
Ariana Grande (Problem) 
Other Nominees: Avicii (Wake Me Up); Iggy Azalea (Fancy); Jason Derulo (Talk Dirty); Pharrell Williams (Happy)
MTV Video Music Award - Best Rock Video
Lorde (Royals) 
Other Nominees: Arctic Monkeys (Do I Wanna Know?); The Black Keys (Fever); Imagine Dragons (Demons); Linkin Park (Until It's Gone)
MTV Video Music Award - Artist To Watch
Fifth Harmony (Miss Movin On) 
Other Nominees: 5 Seconds Of Summer (She Looks So Perfect); Charli XCX (Boom Clap); Sam Smith (Stay With Me); Schoolboy Q (Man Of The Year)
MTV Video Music Award - Best Collaboration
Beyonce feat Jay-Z (Drunk In Love) 
Other Nominees: Ariana Grande feat Iggy Azalea (Problem); Chris Brown feat Lil Wayne & Tyga (Loyal); Eminem feat Rihanna (The Monster); Katy Perry feat Juicy J (Dark Horse); Pitbull feat Ke$ha (Timber)
MTV Video Music Award - Video with a Social Message
Beyonce (Pretty Hurts) 
Other Nominees: Angel Haze (Battle Cry); Avicii (Hey Brother); David Guetta (One Voice); J Cole (Crooked Smile); Kelly Rowland (Dirty Laundry)
MTV Video Music Award - Clubland Award
Zedd feat. Hayley Williams (Stay The Night) 
Other Nominees: Calvin Harris (Summer); Disclosure (Grab Her!); DJ Snake & Lil Jon (Turn Down For What); Martin Garrix (Animals)
MTV Video Music Award - Art Direction
Arcade Fire (Reflektor) 
Other Nominees: DJ Snake & Lil Jon (Turn Down For What); Eminem (Rap God); Iggy Azalea (Fancy); Tyler The Creator (Tamale)
MTV Video Music Award - Choreography
Sia (Chandelier) 
Other Nominees: Beyonce (Partition); Jason Derulo (Talk Dirty); Kiesza (Hideaway); Michael Jackson (Love Never Felt So Good); Usher (Good Kisser)
MTV Video Music Award - Cinematography
Beyonce (Pretty Hurts) 
Other Nominees: 30 Seconds To Mars (City Of Angels); Arcade Fire (Afterlife); Gesaffelstein (Hate Or Glory); Lana Del Rey (West Coast)
MTV Video Music Award - Direction
DJ Snake & Lil Jon (Turn Down For What) 
director: Daniels
Other Nominees: Beyonce (Pretty Hurts); Eminem (The Monster); Miley Cyrus (Wrecking Ball); OK Go (The Writing's On The Wall)
MTV Video Music Award - Editing
Eminem (Rap God) 
editor: Ken Mowe
Other Nominees: Beyonce (Pretty Hurts); Fitz & The Tantrums (The Walker); MGMT (Your Life Is A Lie); Zedd (Stay The Night)
MTV Video Music Award - Visual Effects
OK Go (The Writing's On The Wall) 
Other Nominees: Disclosure (Grab Her!); DJ Snake & Lil Jon (Turn Down For What); Eminem (Rap God); Jack White (Lazaretto)
MTV Video Music Award - Lyric Video
5 Seconds Of Summer (Don't Stop) 
Other Nominees: Ariana Grande (Problem); Demi Lovato (Really Don't Care); Austin Mahone (Mmm Yeah); Katy Perry (Birthday)
MTV Video Music Award - Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award
Beyonce