2020 MTV Video Music Awards

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2020 MTV Video Music Awards
DateAugust 30, 2020 (2020-08-30)
VenueNew York City
CountryUnited States
Hosted byKeke Palmer
Most nominations
Television/radio coverage

The 2020 MTV Video Music Awards are to be held on August 30, 2020, at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, being the first event to take place at the venue since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. The 37th annual ceremony will feature performances from various iconic locations across the city throughout all five boroughs to honor the spirit and resilience of New York.[1]


List of musical performances
Artist(s) Song(s)
Main show[2]
BTS "Dynamite"
Doja Cat "Say So"
J Balvin ""
Little Mix "Holiday"


On July 23, the pre-nominees for Push Best New Artist were announced.[3] The nominees for most categories were revealed on July 30, 2020.[4]

Video of the Year[edit]

Artist of the Year[edit]

Song of the Year[edit]

Push Best New Artist[edit]

Best Collaboration[edit]

Best Pop[edit]

Best Hip Hop[edit]

Best R&B[edit]

Best K-Pop[edit]

Best Latin[edit]

Best Rock[edit]

Best Alternative[edit]

Best Music Video from Home[edit]

Best Quarantine Performance[edit]

Video for Good[edit]

Best Direction[edit]

Best Art Direction[edit]

Best Choreography[edit]

Best Cinematography[edit]

Best Editing[edit]

Best Visual Effects[edit]

Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award[edit]



  1. ^ Hosken, Patrick (June 29, 2020). "The VMAs Are Returning To Barclays Center — And Hitting All Five Boroughs In New York City". MTV News. Retrieved July 25, 2020.
  2. ^ http://www.mtv.com/news/3168335/bts-vmas-doja-cat-j-balvin-performers/
  3. ^ Hosken, Patrick (July 23, 2020). "Say Hello: Your 2020 VMA PUSH Best New Artist Nominees Are Here". MTV News. Retrieved July 23, 2020.
  4. ^ "Vote Now -- Nominees for 2020 MTV Video Music Awards". MTV.com. Retrieved 26 July 2020.

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