Much Music Video Awards 2016

2016 Much Music Video Awards: Performances and full winners list

Up in the land of moose, beavers, and maple syrup, it was an exciting weekend for Canada, as iHeartRadio hosted the annual Much Music Video Awards (the MMVA’s for short) at their Toronto HQ to honour the year’s best music videos.

Stirring up the excitement this year were stunning hosts Gigi Hadid and Lucy Hale.

Much Music Awards 2016
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The night was lit up by performances from both international and local artists, including Nick Jonas, Shawn Mendes, James Bay, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Hailee Steinfeld, Shawn Hook, and more.

Watch some of the must-watch performances here.

Nick Jonas – “Close”

Shawn Mendes – “Treat You Better”

James Bay – “Let It Go”

Hailee Steinfeld ft. Shawn Hook – Rock Bottom

Fifth Harmony – “Work From Home”

But what’s more important than these exciting performances is this year’s winners. It was a good night for Drake, as the Canadian rapper took home five trophies, including Video of the Year, Best Director, Best Hip hop Video, Best MuchFACT video, and Most Buzz-worthy Canadian.

See the full list of winners below.

Video of the Year

Alessia Cara, “Here”
Belly ft. The Weeknd, “Might Not”
Drake, “Hotline Bling”
Grimes, “Flesh Without Blood”
Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello, “I Know What You Did Last Summer”

Best Post-Production

Naturally Born Strangers, “Jameson Ave”
Kaytranada, “Lite Spots”
Majid Jordan, “Every Step Every Way”
PUP, “Dark Days”
Purity Ring, “Heartsigh”

Best EDM/Dance Video

DVBBS, “White Clouds”
Grandtheft ft. Lowell, “Quit This City”
Keys N Krates f. Katy B, “Save Me”
Thugli, “Sic Em”
Zeds Dead f. Memorecks, “Collapse 2.0”

Best Director

Drake, “Hotline Bling”
Grimes, “Flesh Without Blood”
Majid Jordan, “Something About You”
Kalle Mattson, “Avalanche”
Young Empires, “The Gates”

Best Pop Video

Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello, “I Know What You Did Last Summer”
Shawn Hook, “Relapse”
Hedley, “Lose Control”
Coleman Hell, “2 Heads”
Alessia Cara, “Here”

Best Rock/Alternative Video

The Strumbellas, “Spirits”
The Sheepdogs, “I’m Gonna Be Myself”
Monster Truck, “Don’t Tell Me How To Live”
Metric, “The Shade”
City and Colour, “Wasted Love”

Best Hip hop Video

SonReal, “Whoa Nilly”
John River, “Get Down”
Jazz Cartier, “The Valley/Dead Or Alive”
Drake, “Hotline Bling”
Belly f. The Weeknd, “Might Not”

Best MuchFACT Video

Humans, “Water Water”
Belly f. The Weeknd, “Might Not”
Majid Jordan ft. Drake, “My Love”
Young Empires, “The Gates”
SonReal, “Whoa Nilly”

iHeartRadio International Artist of the Year

Nick Jonas
Kanye West
Ariana Grande
Taylor Swift

Most Buzzworthy International Artist or Group

Fifth Harmony
Taylor Swift
Selena Gomez

Most Buzzworthy Canadian

Alessia Cara
Justin Bieber
Shawn Mendes
The Weeknd

iHeartradio International Duo or Group of the Year

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
twenty one pilots
The Chainsmokers
Tame Impala
One Direction

New Best Canadian Artist

Ria Mae
Jazz Cartier
Dan Talevski
Alessia Cara
Coleman Hell

iHeartRadio Canadian Single of the Year

The Weeknd, “Can’t Feel My Face”
Shawn Mendes, “Stitches”
Justin Bieber, “Sorry”
Coleman Hell, “2 Heads”
Alessia Cara, “Here”





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