This year’s MTV EMAs were held on Sunday in Dusseldorf, Germany, with Taylor Swift leading the way in award wins.
The American singer, 32, bagged a number of awards, including Best Artist, Best Video and Best Pop. She also was handed the gong for Best Longform Video for her 10 minute version of All Too Well.
She had earlier stunned on the red carpet, wearing a black glittering leotard, with a bejewelled, metallic skirt over the top. She kept her make-up and hair simple, with her blonde tresses in a chic up-do.
The ceremony was hosted by Rita Ora and her new hubby Taika Waititi. Rita rocked a sheer black halter neck jumpsuit with a plunging neckline and flared trousers, while Taika donned a dark suit.
The occasion included a host of special performances on stage, who a a powerful display in support of Ukraine coming from Ukrainian band Kalush Orchestra.
Elsewhere, David Guetta and Bebe Rexha entertained the crowd, while Stormzy and One Republic were also among the performers on the night.
Other celebs to be present included David Hasselhoff, Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Julian Lennon and the UK’s Eurovision entry for 2022, Sam Ryder.
Nicki Minaj doubled up on awards, being presented with the Best Song and Best Hip Hop, while the night’s presenter Rita took the acclaim of Best Look Personal Style.
The winners on the night were as follows:
Best Song: Nicki Minaj – Super Freaky Girl
Best Video: Taylor Swift – All Too Well (10 Minute Version) (Taylor’s Version)
Best Artist: Taylor Swift
Best Collaboration: David Guetta & Bebe Rexha – I’m Good (Blue)
Best Live: Harry Styles
Best Pop: Taylor Swift
Best New: SEVENTEEN
Best K-Pop: Lisa
Best Latin: Anitta
Best Electronic: David Guetta
Best Hip Hop: Nicki Minaj
Best Rock: Muse
Best Alternative: Gorillaz
Best R&B: Chlӧe
Best Longform: Taylor Swift – All Too Well (10 Minute Version) (Taylor’s Version)
Video For Good: Sam Smith – Unholy (ft. Kim Petras)
Biggest Fans: BTS
Best Push: SEVENTEEN
Best Metaverse Performance: BLACKPINK The Virtual PUBG Mobile
Best Look ‘Personal Style’: Rita Ora
Generation Change: Lina Deshvar, Anna Kutova and Anfisa Yakovina