MTV Video Music Awards 2011's Big Winners and Even Bigger Losers

If you've been paying any attention to Crossfade's occasional pre-show coverage of the MTV Video Music Awards, you've no doubt taken note of the fact that we consider Music Television to be a soul-sucking celebreality wasteland and its marquee annual event, the VMAs, to be a total joke that only gets shittier and shittier with every passing year.

Nevertheless, we watched the freaking thing. And as always, there were big winners and even bigger losers. Most of the action was about as predictable as our morning poop ... Britney Spears, Lady Gaga, Blah blah blah. But then Tyler the Creator's win in the Best New Artist category almost changed our whole attitude about the evening. Until we remembered it was just one of those cheap credebility grabs that MTV pulls off every decade and a half.

Now back to the crap! See the cut for the full results from last night's MTV Video Music Awards.

Best Pop Video

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Winner: Britney Spears's "Till The World Ends"

Katy Perry's "Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)"

Adele's "Rolling In The Deep"

Bruno Mars' "Grenade"

Pitbull's "Give Me Everything" feat. NE-YO, Nayer & Afrojack

Best Rock Video

Winner: Foo Fighters' "Walk"

The Black Keys' "Howlin For You"

Foster the People's "Pumped Up Kicks"

Mumford & Sons' "The Cave"

Cage The Elephant's "Shake Me Down"

Best Hip-Hop Video

Winner: Nicki Minaj's "Super Bass"

Lil Wayne "6 Foot 7 Foot" feat. Cory Gunz

Kanye West "All of the Lights" feat. Rihanna and Kid Cudi

Chris Brown "Look At Me Now" feat. Lil Wayne and Busta Rhymes

Lupe Fiasco's "The Show Goes On"

Best Collaboration

Winner: Katy Perry's "E.T." feat. Kanye West

Pitbull's "Give Me Everything" feat. Ne-Yo, Nayer, and Afrojack

Chris Brown "Look At Me Now" feat. Lil Wayne and Busta Rhymes

Kanye West "All of the Lights" feat. Rihanna and Kid Cudi

Nicki Minaj's "Moment 4 Life" feat. Drake

Best Male Video

Winner: Justin Bieber's "U Smile"

Cee Lo Green's "Fuck You"

Eminem's "Love The Way You Lie" feat. Rihanna

Bruno Mars's "Grenade"

Kanye West "All of the Lights" feat. Rihanna and Kid Cudi

Best Female Video

Winner: Lady Gaga's "Born This Way"

Adele's "Rolling In The Deep"

Beyonce's "Run The World (Girls)"

Katy Perry's "Firework"

Nicki Minaj's "Super Bass"

Video With a Message

Winner: Lady Gaga's "Born This Way"

Against Me's "Make It Stop (September's Children)"

Eminem's "Love The Way You Lie" feat. Rihanna

Katy Perry's "Firework"

Pink's "Fucking Perfect"

Taylor Swift's "Mean"

Best Choreography

Winner: Beyonce's "Run The World (Girls)"

Britney Spears's "Till The World Ends"

Lady Gaga's "Judas"

Bruno Mars's "The Lazy Song"

LMFAO's "Party Rock Anthem" feat. Lauren Bennett & GoonRock

Best Editing

Winner: Adele's "Rolling In The Deep"

Katy Perry's "E.T." feat. Kayne West

Thirty Seconds To Mars's "Hurricane"

Kanye West "All of the Lights" feat. Rihanna and Kid Cudi

Manchester Orchestra's "Simple Math"

Best Special Effects

Winner: Katy Perry's "E.T." feat. Kanye West

Manchester Orchestra's "Simple Math"

Kanye West's "Power"

Linkin Park's "Waiting For The End"

Chromeo's "Don't Turn The Lights On"

Best Cinematography

Winner: Adele's "Rolling In The Deep"

Beyonce's "Run The World (Girls)"

Eminem's "Love The Way You Lie" feat. Rihanna

Katy Perry's "Teenage Dream"

Thirty Seconds To Mars's "Hurricane"

Best Art Direction

Winner: Adele's "Rolling In The Deep"

Katy Perry's "E.T." feat. Kanye West

Lady Gaga's "Judas"

Kanye West's "Power"

Death Cab For Cutie's "You Are A Tourist"

Best Direction

Winner: Beastie Boys' "Make Some Noise"

Adele's "Rolling In The Deep"

Eminem's "Love The Way You Lie" feat. Rihanna

Katy Perry's "E.T." feat. Kayne West

Thirty Seconds To Mars's "Hurricane"

Best New Artist

Winner: Tyler the Creator

Foster The People

Wiz Khalifa

Big Sean feat. Chris Brown

Kreayshawn

Video of the Year

Winner: Katy Perry's "Firework"

Adele's "Rolling In The Deep"

Tyler the Creator's "Yonkers"

Bruno Mars's "Grenade"

Beastie Boys' "Make Some Noise"

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