Justin Bieber, Lil Nas X, Olivia Rodrigo, and BTS were amongst the many winners at the MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) 2021.
The MTV Videos Music Awards (VMA) 2021 made a return to New York City. The world-famous annual music awards happened at the Barclay's Center, Brooklyn, New York, and the rapper Doja Cat was this year's host.
On a glamorous evening amidst many stars of the music industry, pop superstar Justin Bieber won the Artist of the year award. He performed his hit single ‘Stay’ with Kid LAROI and his other single Ghost. The performance, which featured him rappelling down from the roof of the Barclay's Center, was his first performance at the MTV VMAs in six years. Justin Bieber also took home the Best Pop Song of the Year for his pop song "Peaches."
Olivia Rodrigo won the Best New Artist, and her song "Driver's License" won the Song of the Year award and the Best Performance of the Year. The coveted Video of the Year was taken home by singer Lil Nas X. Hip- Hop superstar Travis Scott won the Best Hip-Hop Single of the Year.
The uber-popular K-Pop group BTS won the Group of the Year. The Foo Fighters won the inaugural 'Global Icon Award' for an unparalleled career, continued global impact and influence.