To perform her newest single "Your Song", at the awards show, which took place in London, she rocked a black sports bra and sheer tights under an oversized black blazer.
USA rap star Eminem opened the show with a performance of his new song "Walk on Water", with Skylar Grey standing in for Beyonce to sing the other part in the duet. Other highlights included Travis Scott rapping "Butterfly Effect" on top of an animatronic bird, United Kingdom hip-hop star Stormzy's "Big for Your Boots", and a new U2 song - "Get Out Of Your Own Way" - performed by Bono and company from Trafalgar Square.
The Detroit rapper also took the award for "Best Hip Hop", an honour which he appeared to find slightly baffling. Syracuse University alumnus Drew Taggart and his The Chainsmokers bandmate Alex Pall won "best world stage" for their 2017 performance live from the Isle of Malta.
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Other winners at the event, which celebrates the global music scene, included Coldplay (for best rock act), Dua Lipa (for best new act) and Zayn (for best look). (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic) LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 12: Madison Beer attends the MTV EMAs 2017 held at The SSE Arena, Wembley on November 12, 2017 in London, England.
U2 performed in London's Trafalgar Square the night before the MTV awards, along with DJ Guetta, to a crowd of 7,000 who won free tickets in a ballot.