facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

One Direction wins big at VMAs

Sept. 7, 2012 at 12:22 PM   |   Comments

3 of 3
| License Photo
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 7 (UPI) -- British boy band One Direction won a leading three MTV Video Music Awards at a ceremony in Los Angeles.

The pop stars went home with the trophies for Best New Artist, as well as Best Pop Video and Most Share-Worthy Video for "What Makes You Beautiful."

Rihanna earned Thursday night's top prize of Video of the Year for "We Found Love" featuring Calvin Harris.

Chris Brown won two VMA Moonmen for Best Male Video and Best Choreography for "Turn up the Music."

Tying Brown with two wins for the night was M.I.A., who picked up the prizes for Best Direction and Best Cinematography for "Bad Girls."

Kevin Hart served as host of the Staples Center event, which featured performances by Rihanna, Frank Ocean, Taylor Swift, Alicia Keys, Lil Wayne, P!nk, Green Day, One Direction, 2 Chainz and Calvin Harris.

© 2012 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Model/actress claims she would be more successful if she did not resemble 'talentless' Kim Kardashian Model/actress claims she would be more successful if she did not resemble 'talentless' Kim Kardashian
2
Behati Prinsloo stars in Maroon 5's video for 'Animals' Behati Prinsloo stars in Maroon 5's video for 'Animals'
3
Watch: Joaquin Phoenix plays a stoned '70s detective in the trailer for Paul Thomas Anderson's 'Inherent Vice' Watch: Joaquin Phoenix plays a stoned '70s detective in the trailer for Paul Thomas Anderson's 'Inherent Vice'
4
George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin wedding photos revealed George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin wedding photos revealed
5
Mary-Louise Parker to release memoir 'Dear Mr. You' Mary-Louise Parker to release memoir 'Dear Mr. You'
Trending News
x
Feedback