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Burna Boy wins best African act at the MTV Europe Music Awards 2019

Burna Boy wins Best African Act at the 2019 MTV Europe Music Awards in Seville, Spain.

Burna Boy wins big at the MTV Europe Music Awards 2019. (Africa Facts Zone)

When nominations were announced, Ariana Grande led the way with 7 nods. On the night, awards were dominated by women. But incredibly, Ariana Grande won no awards. The big winners on the night were BTS with three awards. Halsey, Taylor Swift and Billie Eilish won two awards each. Shawn Mendes also won Best Artist.

Nigerian superstar, Burna Boy took home the gong for Best African Act. Performers include, Halsey, Niall Horan, Dua Lipa, Ava Max, Green Day, and more.

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Here is the complete list of winners;

Ariana Grande - thank u, next

Billie Eilish - bad guy

Lil Nas X - Old Town Road (Remix) ft. Billy Ray Cyrus

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ROSALÍA, J Balvin - Con Altura ft. El Guincho

Taylor Swift - ME! ft. Brendon Urie of Panic! At The Disco **WINNER!!**

Ariana Grande 

J Balvin

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Miley Cyrus

Shawn Mendes **WINNER!!**

Taylor Swift

Ariana Grande - 7 rings

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Billie Eilish - bad guy **WINNER!!**

Lil Nas X- Old Town Road (Remix) ft. Billy Ray Cyrus

Post Malone, Swae Lee - Sunflower

Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello - Señorita

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BTS, Halsey - Boy With Luv

Lil Nas X, Billy Ray Cyrus - Old Town Road (Remix)

Mark Ronson, Miley Cyrus - Nothing Breaks Like a Heart

ROSALÍA, J Balvin - Con Altura ft. El Guincho **WINNER!!**

Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello - Señorita

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The Chainsmokers, Bebe Rexha - Call You Mine

Ava Max

Billie Eilish **WINNER!!**

Lewis Capaldi

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Lil Nas X

Lizzo

Mabel

Ariana Grande

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Becky G

Camila Cabello 

Halsey **WINNER!!**

Jonas Brothers

Shawn Mendes

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Ariana Grande

BTS **WINNER!!**

Ed Sheeran

P!NK

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Travis Scott

Green Day **WINNER!!**

Imagine Dragons

Liam Gallagher

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Panic! At The Disco

The 1975

21 Savage

Cardi B

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J. Cole

Nicki Minaj **WINNER!!**

Travis Scott

FKA Twigs **WINNER!!**

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Lana Del Rey

Solange

twenty one pilots

Vampire Weekend

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Calvin Harris

DJ Snake

Marshmello

Martin Garrix **WINNER!!**

The Chainsmokers

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Halsey **WINNER!!**

J Balvin

Lil Nas X

Lizzo

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ROSALÍA

Ariana Grande

Billie Eilish

BTS **WINNER!!**

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Shawn Mendes

Taylor Swift 

BTS **WINNER!!**

BLACKPINK

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Little Mix

CNCO

Monsta X

5 Seconds of Summer

Jonas Brothers

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The 1975

Ava Max **WINNER!!**

Billie Eilish

CNCO

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H.E.R.

Jade Bird

Juice WRLD

Kiana Ledé 

Lauv

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Lewis Capaldi

Lizzo

Mabel

ROSALÍA

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Bebe Rexha, Isle of MTV Malta 2019

Hailee Steinfeld, Isle of MTV Malta 2018

Muse, Bilbao, Spain 2018 **WINNER!!**

The 1975, Lollapalooza Paris Festival 2019

twenty one pilots, Lollapalooza Paris Festival 2019

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Dave

Ed Sheeran

Lewis Capaldi

Little Mix **WINNER!!**

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Mabel

Liam Gallagher

Alfredo “Danger” Martinez, 33, Mexico

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Shiden Tekle, 20, UK

Lisa Ranran Hu, 20, China

Kelvin Doe, 22, Sierra Leone

Jamie Margolin, 17, USA

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Best African Act - Burna Boy

Best Australian Act - Ruel

Best Belgian Act - MATTN

Best Brasilian Act - Pabllo Vittar

Best Canadian Act - Johnny Orlando

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Best Caribbean Act - Anuel AA

Best Danish Act - Nicklas Sahl 

Best Dutch Act - Snelle

Best Finnish Act - JVG

Best French Act - Kendji Girac

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Best German Act - Juju

Best Greater China Act - Shen Zhou 

Best Hungarian Act - Király Viktor

Best India Act - Emiway Bantai

Best Italian Act - Mahmood

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Best Japan Act - King Gnu

Best Korean Act - ATEEZ

Best Lat Am Central Act - Sebastián Yatra

Best Lat Am North Act - Mon Laferte

Best Lat Am South Act - J MENA

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Best New Zealand Act - JessB

Best Norwegian Act - Sigrid

Best Polish Act - Roksana Węgiel 

Best Portuguese Act - Fernando Daniel

Best MTV Russia Act - Maruv

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Best Southeast Asia Act - Jasmine Sokko

Best Spanish Act - Lola Índigo  

Best Swedish Act - Avicii

Best Swiss Act - Loredana

Best UK & Ireland Act - Little Mix

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Best US Act - Taylor Swift

Culled from MTV UK.

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