OK Go, Ask a Ninja Top First YouTube Video Awards

Mar 26, 2007  •  Post A Comment

The online video community has spoken.

YouTube today announced the seven winners of its first Video Awards.

Videos were voted for by YouTube users, with the awards covering seven categories. YouTube phenoms OK Go scored the most creative trophy with the video for their hit “Here It Goes Again.”

Most Creative


With over 13 million viewers, music sensation OK Go shows just how nimble they can be as they traverse treadmills in their “Here It Goes Again” video.

Most Inspirational

Free Hugs

Juan Mann started the Free Hugs campaign as a mission to brighten the lives of strangers and act on the lack on human contact in today’s world.

Best Series

Ask a Ninja

The Ninja enlightens viewers and share his savvy about some of life’s greatest mysteries, including love, death, sickness and podcasts.

Best Comedy


Things aren’t what they seem as we go into the mind of a young man journaling on the trials and tribulations that come with being stranded on an island with two friends.

Best Music


This raven-haired songbird gives a noteworthy performance, creating a mellow, emotional vibe as she strums an acoustic guitar in her Hollywood apartment.

Best Commentary

The Wine Kone

A Canadian blogger gives a half-naked and arguably half-baked monologue on whatever catches the flow of his stream of consciousness.

Most Adorable Video


The mind of a master’s student in New York brings a long-beaked, short-winged Kiwi who leaps into a new perspective on what it looks like to fly.