MTV Video Music Awards 2017: The winners list

September 4, 2017

(CNN)Sunday’s MTV Video Music Awards were about performances and powerful words. Perry, who also served as the night’s host, started with a video sketch about space travel that featured astronauts Buzz Aldrin and Peggy Whitson. The singer joked about the state of the world. “Even in the apocalypse we deserve the best soundtrack,” she said, then introduced Paris Jackson, daughter of the late Michael Jackson, to present the award for…