VMA Results

(antiMusic) For those that give a damn, here are the winners of the 2006 MTV Video Music Awards from Thursday night: (but we begin with the deep question, what is the criteria for the rap video award and how is it different than the hip-hop video award? And how does a band that released their debut in 2001 qualify as the best new artist?)

Video of the Year: Panic! At the Disco, "I Write Sins not Tragedies"

Best Male Video: James Blunt, "You're Beautiful"

Best Female Video: Kelly Clarkson, "Because of You"

Best Group Video: The All American Rejects, "Move Along"

Best Rock Video: A.F.I., "Miss Murder"

Best R&B Video: Beyonce featuring Slim Thug and Bun B, "Check On It (Pink Panther)"

Best Dance Video: Pussycat Dolls featuring Snoop Dog, "Buttons"

Best Rap Video: Chamillionaire featuring Krayzie Bone, "Ridin"

Best Hip-Hop Video: The Black Eyed Peas, "My Humps"

Best Pop Video: Pink, "Stupid Girls"

Best New Artist: Avenged Sevenfold, "Bat Country"

Viewer's Choice Award: Fallout Boy, "Dance, Dance"

Best Video Game Soundtrack: "Marc Ecko's Getting Up"

Best Video Game Score: "Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion"

Ringtone of the Year: Fort Minor, "Where'd You Go"

Best Editing: Gnarls Barkley, "Crazy"

Best Cinematography: James Blunt, "You're Beautiful"

Best Direction: Gnarls Barkley, "Crazy"

Best Choreography: Shakira featuring Wyclef Jean, "Hips Don't Lie"

Best Art Direction: Red Hot Chili Peppers, "Dani California"

Best Special Effects: Missy Elliot, "We Run This"

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