Video Music Awards 2021 is coming this September. Therefore, it’s time to check out the MTV VMA 2021 winner predictions for Video of the Year. The six most popular artists of last year are nominated in this category. Who will take the main award of the ceremony night?
The 38th MTV Video Music Awards is scheduled to be held on September 12, 2021. This year’s nominations have already been dropped, so it’s time to finalize predictions. Recently, we have discussed the Best New Artist nomination and who has the best chances to win the award. This time, we will focus on the main MTV VMA nomination – Video of the Year.
MTV VMA 2021 Winner Predictions: Video of the Year
Video of the Year is considered the most important award at MTV Video Music Awards. This is also the final award presented at each ceremony. In recent years, the following artists have been given the Video of the Year award: Beyonce, Lady Gaga, The Weeknd, Rihanna, Katy Perry, Justin Timberlake, and others. In 2021, six music stars received nominations for MTV VMA’s Video of the Year:
- The Weeknd – “Save Your Tears”
- Ed Sheeran – “Bad Habits”
- DJ Khaled ft Drake – “Popstar”
- Doja Cat ft SZA – “Kiss Me More”
- Lil Nas X – “Montero (Call Me By Your Name)”
- Cardi B ft Meghan Thee Stallion – “WAP”
Let’s see who leads the MTV VMA 2021 winner predictions at online sportsbooks in Australia.
It seems like The Weeknd is aiming for his second Video of the Year award in 2021. Having won the major prize of the night at the 2020 MTV VMA ceremony for “Blinding Lights”, the Canadian singer can set a record as the only artist to win the Video of the Year award twice in a row. This time, The Weeknd’s hit song “Save Your Tears” has given him one of the best odds to win – 11.00.
“Save Your Tears” was released as the fourth and final single from TheWeeknd’s album After Hours on August 9, 2020. The song became popular in European countries and the US, having reached the top-5 in more than 30 countries. Also, it topped the main American song chart Billboard Hot 100. Music video for the song has reached 500 million views so far.
Lil Nas X
American rapper Lil Nas X has 2.75 odds at 22Bet to win the main prize at this year’s MTV Video Music Awards. He is nominated for his hit single “Montero (Call Me By Your Name)”. Released last March, the song was the lead single from the rapper’s same-name album.
“Montero (Call Me By Your Name)” became a worldwide hit and debuted atop the Billboard Hot 100. Besides it, the song reached #1 on most major music charts in the world. The music video for the song is also popular with almost 350 million views on Youtube. Add to this Lil Nas X’s active and controversial promotion of his upcoming album and the main star of the night is here. Is there someone who can beat him?
According to MTV VMA 2021 winner predictions, Cardi B and Meghan Thee Stallion’s music video, “WAP” will be named Video of the Year. Honestly, is there anyone who hasn’t heard about this scandalous video clip? Released in August 2020, “WAP” broke the Internet due to its provocative lyrics and video.
At the same time, it became a massive worldwide hit with numerous #1 (including Billboard Hot 100) and several records it has set. In particular, “WAP” broke the record for the biggest 24-hour debut for a female collaboration on YouTube.
“WAP” is still one of the most popular music videos on Youtube. As of August 2021, it has been watched by more than 400 million people. Considering its massive popularity, you can bet on Cardi B to win the MTV VMA’s main award at online gambling sites in Australia.