The show began with a moment of silence for the king of pop, Michael Jackson.
Beyonce Knowles won the prize for the Best Video of the Year.
The event didn’t miss any shocking moments. In addition to Lady Gaga’s representation, the guests witnessed an embarrassing moment. While holding her speech of acceptance, Taylor Swift, Best Female Video Award winner, rapper Kanye West has burst on the scene, taking the singers microphone and saying that “I’m happy for you, but Beyonce had one of the best videos of all time. ”
This appeared to be under the influence of alcohol, following that after the incident, West to apologize on his blog: “I’m sorry, I apologize Taylor Swift, her fans and her mother. I was wrong when I went on scene and ruined her moment! ”
Besides Beyonce and Taylor, Lady Gaga, Britney Spears and Green Day were some of the night winners.