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YOUTUBE AWARDS: BY THE NUMBERS

Winners From the 2015 YouTube Music Awards Are Revealed

50 winners were honored by YouTube in an attempt to highlight the site's biggest acts/artists. Honorees were selected based on growth in views, subscribers and engagement over the last six months on YouTube.

The very long list of winners includes Taylor Swift, Sam Smith, Pharrell, Katy PerryMiley Cyrus, Lady Gaga, Meghan Trainor, Nicki Minaj, Hozier, Kendrick Lamar, Sia, Ariana Grande, Tove Lo, The Weeknd, Florida Georgia Line, Ella Henderson, Pentatonix, Tori Kelly and plenty more. 

The 3/23 awards "event" will not be a ceremony per se; instead, there will be a site-wide takeover, with original vids associated with the awards slated for release at 10am PST.

Check the full list (in alphabetical order) below and take a peek at their snazzy compilation vid that looks back on some of the best moments in 2015 music videos.



2NE1
, Alt-J, Ariana Grande, Beyonce, Bigbang, Big Sean, Brad Paisley, Charlie XCX, Dej Loaf, Drake, Ed Sheeran, Ella Henderson, Fifth Harmony, FKA Twigs, Florida Georgia Line, George Ezra, Hoodie Allen, Hozier, Hunter Hayes, J. Cole, Jason Derulo, Katy Perry, Kendrick Lamar, Kiesza, Kurt Hugo Schneider, Lady Gaga, Lindsey Stirling, Martin Garrix, Max, Megan Nicole, Meghan Trainor, Miggs, Miley Cyrus, Nicki Minaj, Nicky Jam, OK Go, One Direction, Pentatonix, Pharrell Williams, Rihanna, Sam Smith, Sia, Snoop Dogg, Taylor Swift, The Weeknd, Tinashe, Tori Kelly, Tove Lo, Troy Sivan and Tyler Ward.

No word yet about whether or not this video will get a special commendation.

1 TRENDING TOPIC:
THE CAT’S PAJAMAS
Doja claws her way toward stardom. (4/16a)
NEW & DEVELOPING ARTISTS: Q2 EDITION
Who's next? (4/16a)
STREAMING SONGS:
POLO'S SOLO
"RAPSTAR" is accurately titled. (4/16a)
HITS LIST: RULES
FOR ENTRY
It's exclusive, but you're invited to come on in. (4/16a)
U.K. CHARTS: SWIFT TOPS THE BEATLES
She's huge on both sides of the pond. (4/16a)
RHYTHM, BLUES AND THE FUTURE
The musical tapestry we know as R&B.
WHO'S NEXT?
Predicting the next big catalog deal.
JUST THE VAX, MA'AM
Once we all get vaccinated, how long before we can party?
WORLDWIDE GROOVE
How is globalization bringing far-flung territories into the musical mainstream?
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