By Mark Savage
BBC music reporter

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image captionPop newcomer Olivia Rodrigo won three prizes, including song of the year

The MTV Video Music Awards returned to New York on Sunday, with major wins for pop stars old and new.

Sparks flew before the ceremony when Irish MMA fighter Conor McGregor and rapper Machine Gun Kelly were involved in an altercation on the red carpet.

Olivia Rodrigo then won best new artist and best song for Drivers License, while Justin Bieber won best artist.

The main award, video of the year, went to Lil Nas X

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NEW YORK – Chart-topping Grammy winners The Weeknd and Roddy Ricch are established to complete at the 2020 MTV Video clip Songs Awards this thirty day period.

MTV introduced Tuesday that Colombian singer Maluma and Latin boy band CNCO will also complete at the Aug. 30 celebration, which was at first to choose area at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. The awards show will now be held outside at numerous spots in New York Metropolis in reaction to the coronavirus pandemic.

Earlier introduced performers incorporate BTS, Doja Cat and J Balvin, even though Keke Palmer will host the awards show.

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NEW YORK – It’s raining nominations for Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande’s “Rain on Me” at the 2020 MTV Video clip Music Awards, which will existing new categories concentrated on live performances and audio video clips designed at house in the course of the coronavirus pandemic.

Gaga and Grande both of those scored nine nominations each, together with video clip of the 12 months for their No. one dance hit. “Rain on Me” is also competing for song of the 12 months, best collaboration, best pop, best cinematography, best visual outcomes and best choreography.

Billie Eilish and The Weeknd, the

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