Si è tenuta il 25 Agosto a Brooklyn (New York) la trentesima edizione degli MTV VMAs che ha visto tra i protagonisti Justin Timberlake, Lady Gaga, Miley Cyrus ed i One Direction. Quattro i premi conquistati da Justin Timberlake seguito da tre moonman assegnati a Macklemore & Ryan Lewis.

Video Music Awards 2013 vincitori

Best Rock Video: 30 Seconds To Mars – Up In The Air
Best Male Video: Bruno Mars – Locked Out Of Heaven
Best Female Video: Taylor Swift – I Knew You Were Trouble
Artist to Watch: Austin Mahone – What About Love
Best Pop Video: Selena Gomez – Come & Get It
Best Song of the Summer: One Direction – Best Song Ever
Best Hip-Hop Video: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Ray Dalton – Can’t Hold Us
Best Collaboration: Pink feat. Nate Ruess – Just Give Me A Reason
Best Choreography: Bruno Mars – Treasure
Best Visual Effects: Capital Cities – Safe And Sound
Best Art Direction: Janelle Monae feat. Erykah Badu – Q.U.E.E.N.
Best Cinematography: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Ray Dalton – Can’t Hold Us
Best Video with a Social Message: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Mary Lambert – Same Love
Best Direction: David Fincher per Suit & Tie di Justin Timberlake
Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award: Justin Timberlake
Best Editing: Justin Timberlake – Mirrors
Video of the Year: Justin Timberlake – Mirrors