If winning an MTV Video Music Award was a squad goal for Taylor Swift this year, it ain’t gonna happen.
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- 2016 MTV Video Music Awards: Taylor Swift is snubbed while Adele and Beyonce lead in nominations.
- Taylor Swift is snubbed while Adele and Beyonce lead in nominations.
- American singer Taylor Swift wins four trophies, including Artist of the Year, and holds 23 American Music Awards, beating Whitney Houston.
- Adele wins the Record of the Year and Song of the Year for "Hello" and Album of the Year for "25". Chance the Rapper wins the Grammy Award for Best New Artist. David Bowie wins four posthumous awards, two for his final studio album "Blackstar" and two for its title track.
- Beyonce releases the best selling album of 2016, Lemonade. The album is a visual album that was released with a film that detailed every song on the album.
- The 2016 Brit Awards are held at The O2 in London with James Bay, Adele, Tame Impala, Justin Bieber, Bjork, and Coldplay all winning their respective categories. Adele won four awards in total.
- British singer Adele's album "25" is released.