The Black Eyed Peas member is among the winners of the annual award, taking home one of the event's most prestigious prizes.
Saturday night, May 31, the 2008 MTV Video Music Awards Japan was held at the Saitama Super Arena and among the winners are some famous names in the music world, such as Stacy Ferguson a.k.a. Fergie, Ne-Yo, Mariah Carey, and Avril Lavigne.
At the annual event, Fergie managed to take home one of the top awards which was the Best Female Video for her "Big Girls Don't Cry". Meanwhile, the Best Male Video award goes to Ne-Yo for his "Because Of You" clip. Mariah took home the MTV Video Vanguard award and Avril grabbed the Best Pop Video with her "Girlfriend" clip.
The event itself was also being attended by famous stars such as Paris Hilton, Nelly and Flo Rida. Not only receiving the awards, some of the top musicians were also preforming at the show. Mariah sang "I'll Be Lovin' U Long Time", which the video can be checked below, Fergie played her "Big Girls Don't Cry" and Nelly performed "Party People".
Here are partial winners of the MTV Video Music Awards:
- Best Female Video: Stacy Ferguson
- Best Male Video: Ne-Yo
- Best Video of the Year: Exile
- Best Pop Video: Avril lavigne
- Best Dance Video: The Chemical Brothers
- Red Hot Award:Infinity 16
- Best Buzz Asia from Taiwan:Andy Lau
- Best New Artist of the Year: Uroko
- Best Group Video: Yoshika & Lisa
- MTV Video Vanguard Award: Mariah Carey
Here is Mariah Carey's performance at the 2008 MTV Video Music Awards Japan Video: