MuchMusic Video Award Winners Announced

Published: 2008-06-17
This past Sunday, June 15th, the annual MuchMusic Video Awards ceremony took place, with Canadian pop punk formation Hedley rising above the other contenders to win four trophies. The musical event took place in Toronto outside of the MuchMusic studios and was broadcast live on the music television station this weekend. Hedley won in the categories of Best Video, Best Rock Video, Best Director and Best Cinematography for their songs, "For the Nights" and "She's So Sorry", which came out to 4 of the 6 nominations they garnered.

American R&B singer Rihanna took home multiple awards that night with her wins in the Best International Video – Artist category and the Most Watched Video category. Other winners include Avril Lavigne for People's Choice Favourite Canadian Artist, Sam Roberts for Best Post-Production and Linkin Park for Best International Video – Group. The full list of winners can be found at

Notable performers at the ceremony included the highly anticipated, second appearance on live television in over 15 years by the newly reunited boy band, New Kids on the Block, who closed off the show, as well as illScarlett, Kardinal Offishall featuring Akon and Sean Kingston.

Writer: Stephanie Ng Wan



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