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Panic! At the Disco's "Tragedies" Won VMA's Video of the Year Award

September 1, 2006 (3:57 am) GMT
Panic! At the Disco's "I Write Sins Not Tragedies" won the Video of the Year award at this year MTV VMA.

Pop punk/emo band Panic! At the Disco beat the other potential and strong contenders to bring home the Video of the Year award at the 23rd MTV Video Music Awards, held August 31st at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. It was the band's single "I Write Sins Not Tragedies" from album "" that bring them to the attainment.

As of the album, it is their debut released September 27, 2005. It was also this set that indeed brought Panic! to widespread recognition as the album debuted at #112 on the Billboard 200 album chart, #6 on the Billboard independent chart, and #1 on the Billboard Heatseekers chart, with nearly 10,000 albums sold in the first week of release. On top of that, in early August 2006 "A Fever You Can't Sweat Out" finally was certified Platinum.

Back then to the VMA, also scored great, brought home the Best New Artist award for "Bat Country". Meanwhile, the Grammy-award winning singer won the Best Pop Video category for "Stupid Girls", whereas took the Best R&B Video award for "Check On It". Some other winners among others are , , , and many more.

Here is the complete list of the MTV VMA 2006 winners :

Video of the year : Panic! At the Disco, "I Write Sins not Tragedies"

Viewers' choice : , "Dance, Dance"

Best male video : , "You're Beautiful"

Best female video : , "Because of You"

Best group video : , "Move Along"

Best rap video : featuring Krayzie Bone, "Ridin"

Best R&B video : featuring and Bun B, "Check on It (Pink Panther)"

Best hip-hop video : The Black Eyed Peas, "My Humps"

Best dance video : Pussycat Dolls featuring Snoop Dog, "Buttons"

Best rock video : , "Miss Murder"

Best pop video : , "Stupid Girls"

Best new artist : , "Bat Country"

Best direction : , "Crazy"

Best editing : , "Crazy"

Best cinematography : , "You're Beautiful"

Best choreography : featuring , "Hips Don't Lie"

Best special effects in a video : Missy Elliot, "We Run This"

Best art direction : , "Dani California"

Ringtone of the year : , "Where'd You Go"

Best video game soundtrack : Marc Ecko's Getting Up

Best video game score : "Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion"

Video vanguard : Hype Williams

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