Other winners include Diggy Simmons, Nicki Minaj, Common, and Wale.
Big Sean, who performed with Kanye West, 2 Chainz and Pusha T during the show, walked away with the award for Best New Artist. Jay-Z and Kanye won the trophy for Video of the Year for “Otis.” While giving their acceptance speech, Jay-Z jokingly interrupted Kanye as a throwback to his infamous Taylor Swift moment.
Diggy Simmons nabbed the Young stars Award, while Chris Brown got both Best Male R&B Artist and Entertainer of the year. Beyonce won Video Director of the Year alongside Alan Ferguson for “Party,” as well as Best Female R&B Artist, while Wale and Miguel were honored for Best Collaboration for “Lotus Flower Bomb” and Nicki Minaj got Best Female Hip-Hop Artist.
Check out the full list of winners below.
The Throne (Jay-Z and Kanye West)
Kevin Hart, “Think Like a Man”
Best New Artist
Best Male R&B Artist
Wale (featuring Miguel), “Lotus Flower Bomb”
Best Female R&B Artist
Best Female Hip-Hop Artist
Lifetime Achievement Award
Maze, featuring Frankie Beverly
Video of the Year
The Throne (Jay-Z and Kanye West), featuring Otis Redding, “Otis”
The Reverend Al Sharpton
Viewers’ Choice Award
Video Director of the Year
Beyoncé and Alan Ferguson
Entertainer of the Year