13th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

The Shorty Awards honor the talented agencies, brands, and industry leaders behind the best and most innovative work on social media and digital channels, campaigns, websites and applications.

From the 12th Annual Shorty Awards

2019 MTV Video Music Awards

Winner in Live Events

About this entry

The MTV Video Music Awards have a long legacy of creating unexpected, breakthrough moments in pop culture that resonate worldwide. In 2019, we pushed ourselves to continue to evolve:

Why does this entry deserve to win?

Each year, music’s hottest artists unite at the VMAs for an epic night that extends beyond the screen and defines pop culture. Ultimately, the VMAs are all about creating authentic, emotional connections with our fans.

LEAD UP: Raise Awareness

THE SHOW: Real-Time Engagement

POST SHOW: Keep Up the Momentum




Video for 2019 MTV Video Music Awards

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