Justin Bieber was the big champion at the 2016 MTV Western Music Awards on Weekend night (06Nov16) despite dropping his Best Male overhead.
Justin had won the Best Men prize for the previous 6 years, but was dethroned by fellow Canadian Shawn Mendes at the ceremony within Rotterdam, Netherlands.
Although he previously beaten longtime fan preferred Justin, Shawn delighted the actual Dutch crowd with his ardent acceptance speech. After saying thanks to his fans, management and also the organisers he said, “It’s my mom’s birthday these days so happy birthday mother, I love you. ”
In spite of not winning the sought after accolade for the first time since this year, Justin was still won probably the most gongs on the night, triumphing in the Biggest Fans, Greatest Song (Sorry) and the Very best Canadian Act categories.
Another multiple winners were Gaga, who won Best Woman and Best Look, rockers Twenty One Pilots who received Best Live Act as well as Best Alternative, and Nederlander DJ Martin Garrix who else won the Best World Phase and Best Electronic honours.
All the statues given to champions were coloured purple inside honour of pop symbol Prince, who died throughout April this year (16).
House favourite Martin also assisted host Bebe Rexha open up the show, performing their own hit Name of Love straight before the star won their Best Electronic prize.
The actual Weeknd gave a dazzling performance of his Best Movie winning collaboration with Silly Punk, Starboy and Worldwide Icon Award winners Eco-friendly Day performed a buono punk rock set.
Among the stories of the night nevertheless was those who went house empty handed, with Beyonce, Adele and Rihanna almost all failing to bag any kind of prizes.
Others who wowed the crowd at the Ahoy Rotterdam convention centre had been Bruno Mars, DNCE and also Kings of Leon.