The 2017 MMVA’s were definitely one to remember. Alessia Cara and Joe Jonas rocked as hosts. The performances were on fire and a lot of winners were giving a lot of love to Canada. Drake brought home two awards (Most Buzzworthy Canadian Artist and Canadian Single of the Year for “One Dance”. A Tribe Called Red also took home two MMVA’s for Video of the Year and Best Director.
Niall Horan did a mash up of “Slow Hands” and “Our Town” and also took home the MMVA for Fan Fave International Artist or Group. Iggy Azalea rocked the stage playing her new single “Switch” and Camila Cabello debuted on her own doing a mash up of “I Have Questions” and “Crying in the Club”.
VIDEO OF THE YEAR – A Tribe Called Red
BEST POP VIDEO – Shawn Mendes (“Mercy”)
BEST EDM/DANCE VIDEO – Grimes Ft. Janelle Monae (“Venus Fly”)
BEST DIRECTOR – A Tribe Called Red Ft. Black Bear (“Stadium Pow Wow”)
BEST ROCK/ALTERNATIVE VIDEO – Tragically Hip (“In A World Possessed By The Human Mind”)
BEST HIP HOP VIDEO – Tasha The Amazon (“Picasso Leaning”)
BEST MUCHFACT VIDEO – River Tiber (“Acid Test”)
MOST BUZZWORTHY CANADIAN – Drake
MOST BUZZWORTHY INTERNATIONAL ARTIST OR GROUP – Ed Sheeran
BEST NEW CANADIAN ARTIST – PartyNextDoor
BEST NEW INTERNATIONAL ARTIST – Camila Cabello
iHeartRADIO CANADIAN SINGLE OF THE YEAR – Drake (“one Dance”)
iHeartRADIO INTERNATIONAL ARTIST OF THE YEAR – Lorde
iHeartRADIO INTERNATIONAL DUO OR GROUP OF THE YEAR – Imagine Dragons
FAN FAVE VIDEO – Arkells (“Knocking At The Door”)
FAN FAVE INTERNATIONAL ARTIST OR GROUP – Niall Horan
FAN FAVE ARTIST OR GROUP- Justin Bieber
FAN FAVE MUCH CREATOR – Harriet Singh, Jasleen Saini
Check out a recap below of what happened!
Thank you @iHeartRadioCA / MMVA's . Had a great day with you guys . Great crowd, great show and an award. Happy with that ?
— Niall Horan (@NiallOfficial) June 19, 2017
— JustJared.com (@JustJared) June 19, 2017
omg canada THANK U FOR MY MMVA!!!! i love u can't wait to be back for tour ? pic.twitter.com/aS8a3voG0o
— Lorde (@lorde) June 19, 2017
— MUCH (@Much) June 18, 2017
— Camila Cabello (@Camila_Cabello) June 19, 2017
I LOVE CANADA OMG
— Camila Cabello (@Camila_Cabello) June 18, 2017
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