VMAS 2018 COMPLETE WINNERS, PERFORMANCES AND PRESENTERS LIST

ASSETS FOR DOWNLOAD: PHOTOS, FOOTAGE AND INTERVIEWS

SINGAPORE, 21 AUGUST, 2018 – It’s a wrap for 2018 MTV VMAs! The VMAs premiered on MTV Asia this morning. Catch the primetime encore telecast tonight to relive the Red Carpet and Main Show from 6pm (WIB) and 7pm (SG/MY/PH). Don’t miss the one-hour MTV Spotlight @ Hyperplay happening right after the VMAs replay at 9am (WIB) and 10pm (SG/MY/PH).

Please find the list of VMAs winners, performances and presenters, as well as useful links to assets for your coverage.

I. WINNERS LIST

MICHAEL JACKSON VANGUARD AWARD SPONSORED BY PEPSI®

Jennifer Lopez

VIDEO OF THE YEAR

Camila Cabello featuring Young Thug – “Havana” – Syco Music/Epic Records

ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Camila Cabello – Syco Music/Epic Records

SONG OF THE YEAR

Post Malone featuring 21 Savage – “rockstar” – Republic Records

BEST POP

Ariana Grande – “No Tears Left To Cry” – Republic Records

BEST NEW ARTIST (Presented by Taco Bell ®)

Cardi B – Atlantic Records

BEST LATIN

J Balvin, Willy William – “Mi Gente” – UMLE/Republic Records

BEST COLLABORATION

Jennifer Lopez featuring DJ Khaled & Cardi B – “Dinero” – Epic Records/Nuyorican Productions

PUSH ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Hayley Kiyoko – Atlantic Records

BEST HIP HOP

Nicki Minaj – “Chun-Li” – Young Money/Cash Money Records

BEST ROCK

Imagine Dragons – “Whatever It Takes” – KIDinaKORNER/Interscope Records

BEST DANCE

Avicii featuring Rita Ora – “Lonely Together” – Geffen Records

VIDEO WITH A MESSAGE

Childish Gambino – “This Is America” – mcDJ/RCA Records

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

The Carters – “APES**T” – Roc Nation/Parkwood Entertainment – Cinematography by Benoit Debie

BEST DIRECTION

Childish Gambino – “This Is America” – mcDJ / RCA Records – Directed by Hiro Murai

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS

Kendrick Lamar & SZA – “All The Stars” – TDE/Aftermath/Interscope Records – Visual Effects by Loris Paillier for BUF Paris

BEST ART DIRECTION

The Carters – “APES**T” – Roc Nation/Parkwood Entertainment – Art Direction by Jan Houlevigue, The Louvre

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY

Childish Gambino – “This Is America” – mcDJ/RCA Records – Choreography by Sherrie Silver

BEST EDITING

N.E.R.D & Rihanna – “Lemon” – i am OTHER/Columbia Records – Editing by Taylor Ward

II. PERFORMANCES

• Jennifer Lopez (Michael Jackson Vanguard Award sponsored by PEPSI®) • Nicki Minaj (Remote Show Performer)

• Aerosmith • Ariana Grande

• Shawn Mendes

• Travis Scott

• Post Malone with 21 Savage

• LOGIC featuring Ryan Tedder

• Panic! At The Disco

• Maluma

• Backstreet Boys, Bazzi, and Bryce Vine, the newest artist to join The Sound Drop by PEPSI® (Pre-Show Performers)

• Jessie Reyez, PrettyMuch, Bazzi, Hayley Kiyoko and Juice WRLD (Push Artist Stage Performers)

III. PRESENTERS

• Madonna

• Kevin Hart & Tiffany Haddish (“Night School”)

• Lenny Kravitz

• Millie Bobby Brown

• Liam Payne

• Backstreet Boys

• Keegan Michael Key & Olivia Munn ("The Predator")

• Anna Kendrick & Blake Lively ("A Simple Favor")

• Amandla Stenberg, Algee Smith, Sabrina Carpenter (“The Hate U Give”)

• Rita Ora

• BeBe Rexha

• DJ Khaled

• G-Eazy

• Gucci Mane

• KYLE & Teyana Taylor ("The After Party")

• Lil Uzi Vert

• Maluma • Shay Mitchell

• Shanina Shaik

• Ken Jeong

• Karlie Kloss

• Social House

IV. ATTENDEES

• 21 Savage • Ariana Grande • Bazzi • BeBe Rexha • Camila Cabello • Cardi B • Chloe X Halle • Dej Loaf • DJ Khaled • Grace VanderWaal • Hayley Kiyoko • Janelle Monae • Jessie Reyez • Juice Wrld • KYLE • Liam Payne • Lil Pump • Lil Uzi Vert • Lil Xan • Maluma • Marshmello • Noah Cyrus • PrettyMuch • Rita Ora • SZA • Tee Grizzley • Willy William (‘Mi Gente”) • Young Thug • Amber Rose • Napoleon Jinnies • Quinton Peron • Erica Mena (VH1 “Love & Hip Hop Atlanta”) • Moniece Slaughter (VH1 “Love & Hip Hop Hollywood”) • Teairra Mari (VH1 “Love & Hip Hop Hollywood”) • Safaree (VH1 “Love & Hip Hop New York”) • Yandy Smith (VH1 “Love & Hip Hop New York”) • Amara La Negra (VH1 “Love & Hip Hop Miami”) • Tyga (MTV “Scream”) • Charmaine (VH1 “Black Ink Crew Chicago”) • Jenelle Evans (MTV “Teen Mom 2”) • Kailyn Lowery (MTV “Teen Mom 2”) • Justina Valentine (MTV “Wild’N Out”) • Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino (MTV “Jersey Shore Family Vacation”) • Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi (MTV “Jersey Shore Family Vacation”) • Deena Nicole Cortese (MTV “Jersey Shore Family Vacation”) • Jenni “JWOWW” Farley (MTV “Jersey Shore Family Vacation”) • Angelina Pivarnick (MTV “Jersey Shore Family Vacation”) • Nico Tortorella (MTV “Just Tattoo of Us”)

The above link offer an array of photos, footage and interviews that can be easily downloaded for your coverage purposes. Coverage include red carpet interviews, fashion looks, backstage interviews and photo room b-roll for download. Photos from the red carpet arrivals area, the main show telecast, backstage and from the press room are accessible from the site and Getty Images. Note the broadcast and online restrictions as follows:

BROADCAST RESTRICTIONS

• Up to three minutes in total, but no more than thirty seconds of any single moment or performance, may be used within the period ending the first day following the telecast.

• Up to one minute in total, not separate from the three minutes referenced above and no more than thirty seconds of any single moment or performance, may be used within the period of the second through seventh days following the telecast.

• Any display, exhibition or performance of the material must be accompanied by the chyron, “Courtesy of MTV.”

ONLINE RESTRICTIONS

• Viacom Media Networks provides an embeddable video player of show moments and performances here: http://www.mtv.com/vma/videos

• Otherwise, up to thirty seconds of any single moment or performance may be used as part of a wrap-up package through the seventh day following the telecast (For purposes of clarification you may NOT use portions of the 2018 “VMAs” as standalone video assets).

• Any display, exhibition or performance of the material must be accompanied by the chyron, “Courtesy of MTV,” and a link to www.mtv.com Bruce Gillmer and Jesse Ignjatovic are Executive Producers for the 2018 “VMAs.”

Melanie Block serves as Executive in Charge of Production. Amani Duncan is Executive in Charge of Music. Wendy Plaut is Executive in Charge of Celebrity Talent.

About MTV:

MTV is the leading youth media brand inspired by music, in nearly 180 countries and 450 million homes around the world, connecting with over 350 million fans across all social media platforms. A unit of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA), MTV operations span cable and mobile networks, live events, and the new MTV Studios unit which produces original and reimagined content for SVOD and linear networks based on MTV’s library of over 200+ youth titles and franchises.

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eunice.lim@vimnmix.com

Sheila Lim

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Viacom International Media Networks Asia

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sheila.lim@vimnmix.com

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