The 2011 VMAs: Who Won, Who Lost?

2011 VMA Nominees
Katy Perry leads 2011 MTV VMA nominees.
Beyonce Glows
Pregnant Beyonce performs at 2011 VMAs.
Outrageous VMA Styles
Check out the craziest VMA fashions!
Critical darlings, chart toppers and fan favorites dominated at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards! 

While the VMAs isn’t a super serious affair (it’s definitely one of the wilder award shows), the competition is still extremely stiff. Some of the most biggest music stars are aligned together for one night where anything goes on stage (in addition to the awesome performances).

Who are the big acts who won, and which singers sat it out? Celebuzz has the complete winner’s list! 

VIDEO OF THE YEAR
Katy Perry, “Firework”

BEST FEMALE VIDEO
Lady Gaga, “Born This Way”

BEST NEW ARTIST
Tyler, The Creator, “Yonkers”

BEST MALE VIDEO
Justin Bieber, “U Smile”

BEST COLLABORATION
Katy Perry featuring Kanye West, “E.T.”

BEST HIP-HOP VIDEO
Nicki Minaj, “Super Bass”

BEST ROCK VIDEO
Foo Fighters, “Walk”

BEST POP VIDEO
Britney Spears, “Till the World Ends”

BEST VIDEO WITH A MESSAGE
Lady Gaga, “Born This Way”

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY
Beyoncé, “Run the World (Girls)”

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS
Katy Perry featuring Kanye West, “E.T.”

BEST ART DIRECTION
Adele, “Rolling in the Deep”

BEST EDITING
Adele, “Rolling in the Deep”

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
Adele, “Rolling in the Deep”

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