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The O Music Awards celebrates the best in digital music.

O Music Awards 1
O Music Awards 1 (April 28th, 2011)

About The Show

April’s inaugural O Music Awards, which streamed live from Las Vegas’ iconic Fremont Street, garnered MTV’s second-biggest-live stream audience ever and featured performances by Mumford & Sons, Foster the People, Lupe Fiasco, Matt & Kim. The show also featured a successful world record attempt (for the longest freestyle rap) by Chiddy Bang’s Chidera “Chiddy” Anamege.


Las Vegas, NV

World Record Broken

Longest Freestyle Rap
Longest Marathon Rapping


Mumford & Sons, Foster the People, Lupe Fiasco, Matt & Kim, Chidera "Chiddy" Anamege


Alex Goot

Best Fan Cover

Lonely Island, "I Just Had Sex"

Funniest Music Short

Lady Gaga

Innovative Artist

Lady Gaga

Must Follow Artist on Twitter

Andy Grammer, "Keep Your Head Up"

Most Innovative Music Video

Tokio Hotel’s Aliens

Fan Army FTW

30 Seconds to Mars, "Hurricane"

NSFW Music Video

Willow Smith, "Whip My Hair"

Most Viral Dance

Aquarium Drunkard

Best Independent Music Blog


Best Music Discovery Service

Daryl Hall, "Live From Daryl’s House"

Best Performance Series

F**k Yeah Adam Lambert

Favorite F**k Yeah Tumblr

Nicki Minaj

Favorite Animated GIF

Michael Jackson – MJJCommunity

Best Fan Forum

Invisible Instruments

Best Music Hack

Parrot Dancing To Willow Smith’s "Whip My Hair"

Best Animal Performance

Kanye West – “I hate when I’m on a flight and I wake up with a water bottle next to me like oh great now I gotta be responsible for this water bottle”

Best Tweet