Justin Bieber picked up Best Male, Best Pop Act and Best World Stage but wasn’t there in person to accept his awards, reportedly shying away from them following his recent split with girlfriend Selena Gomez.
Another shock on the night was that Rihanna didnt’ pick up any awards at all, even though being nominated for a few.
Taylor Swift won three prizes at the awards: Best Female, Best Live Act and Best Look.
Here is a full list of winners at the MTV Europe Music Awards:
Best Song – Carly Rae Jepson – Call Me Maybe
Best New Act – One Direction
Best Female Act – Taylor Swift
Best Male Act – Justin Bieber
Best Pop Act – Justin Bieber
Best Live Act – Taylor Swift
Best Hip Hop – Nicki Minaj
Best Rock Act – Linkin Park
Best Electronic Act – David Guetta
Best Alternative Act – Lana Del Rey
Best Video – Gangnam Style (Psy)
Best Look – Taylor Swift
Biggest Fans – One Direction
Best Worldwide Act – Han Geng
Best World Stage – Justin Bieber
Best Push – Carly Rae Jepson
Global Icon – Whitney Houston
Psy performed his song Gangnam Style for which he received the award for Best Video