An Epic Night At the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards

The 2018 MTV Video Music Awards were memorable as they always are and this year there were some epic performances. Take a look at some of our favorite VMA moments! 

Panic! At the Disco performed “High Hopes” as he moved around the VMAs and defied gravity.

I’ll be watching that @PanicAtTheDisco performance on repeat all week #VMAs— MTV (@MTV) August 21, 2018

Shawn Mendes took the stage with a thundering performance of “In My Blood” which ended with in a downpour of rain on the stage.

Thank you so much @vmas— Shawn Mendes (@ShawnMendes) August 21, 2018

It has been a hot minute, but I’m BACK with more @ShawnMendes content. 💧💧💧 #VMAs— MTV (@MTV) August 21, 2018

Nicki Minaj gave us a fire performance with a medley of some of her new songs from ‘Queen’ — “Majesty,” “Barbie Dreams,” and “Ganja Burns.”


WE STAN A REAL-LIFE QUEEN. #VMAs 👑— Video Music Awards (@vmas) August 21, 2018— QUEEN (@NICKIMINAJ) August 21, 2018

Travis Scott gave the VMAs a medley of Astroworld with an exceptionally hyped crowd.


🚀🚀🚀🚀🚀🚀🚀 @trvisXX— Video Music Awards (@vmas) August 21, 2018

🔥 @trvisXX TOOK US TO ASTROWORLD #VMAs— Video Music Awards (@vmas) August 21, 2018

Ariana gave an exeptional performance of “God Is a Woman” which featured some special guests at the end, her mom, grandmother, and cousin.

Seriously can’t get enough of @ArianaGrande 🙌 #VMAs— MTV (@MTV) August 21, 2018

The cutest way to close a performance, @ArianaGrande #VMAs— iHeartRadio (@iHeartRadio) August 21, 2018

She then headed to the after party where she hosted a Sweetener session and performed songs from her new album to over 1,000 fans.

this was the best night ever. by far the best after party i ever been to. thank you for everything. i love u forever. #sweetenersessions— Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) August 21, 2018

Some of our favorite Golden 1 Center artists even took home a “Moon Person.”

Best Pop Video: Ariana Grande “No Tears Left to Cry”

Best Hip Hop Video: Nicki Minaj – “Chun-Li”

Best Art Direction and Best Cinematography: The Carters – “APES**T”

Song of Summer: Cardi B, Bad Bunny, & J Ballin – “I Like It”

To see the full list of winners click here

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