Details Revealed on First Pornhub Awards Show

NEW YORK—Pornhub, which announced in March its intent to host its first awards show, has revealed more details about the event.

As previously reported, the event will take place Sept. 6. The ceremony will be hosted by Asa Akira and will take place at the Belasco Hotel in Los Angeles. It also will be broadcast live in HD and virtual reality (VR) on The 3D 360-degree broadcast of the show in VR will be provided by HoloFilm Productions.

Pornhub has revealed the list of more than 60 awards and honors that will be presented, with winners determined by “Pornhub site data and insights, as well as fan voting.”

According to a company statement, “Pornhub is proud to celebrate sexual diversity and acceptance with its inclusive nominee list, along with award titles such as the All by Herself Award for top female solo performer, the the Big and Beautiful award for top BBW performer, plus the Pornhub Insights–driven Most Popular Trans Pornstar award.”

Fan-voted awards include Instagrammer of the Year and Fan Fav Channel. In addition to the category awards, VICE Industry Token (VIT) will be on the scene awarding $30,000 worth of prize cryptocurrency throughout the event.

“At Pornhub, we live and breathe innovation, so as to always keep our audience coming back for more. We believe this awards show will not only honor the amazing performers, but also honors the fans because of their dedication and feedback that helps us produce the best adult experience out there,” said Corey Price, VP, Pornhub. “This is something that has been in the works for quite some time. We couldn’t be more excited for the awards show and we hope the millions of our fans from every corner of the world tune in for the big night.”

In addition to adult performers serving as presenters, the event will also include performances by comedians and video highlights from the Chaturbate-sponsored Pornhub Games

Fans equipped with an HTC Vive or Oculus Rift headset can attend the event as an avatar within Oasis, the social VR world available for download at

Below is a list of the award categories. For future updates, visit


Girl Who Like Girls—Top Lesbian Performer

Get Your Freak On—Top Fetish Performer

Back Door Beauty—Top Anal Performer

Three’s Company—Top Threesome Performer

Blowjob Queen—Top Blowjob Performer

The More The Merrier—Top Gangbang Performer

All by Herself—Top Female Solo Performer

Hot for Himself—Top Male Solo Performer (M)

All At The Same Damn Time—Top DP Performer

Up Close And Personal—Top POV Performer

Mrs. Dressup—Top Cosplay Performer

Realer Than Reality—Top VR Performer

Full Mast—Top Big Dick Performer (M)

Splash Zone—Top Squirting Performer

Highly Experienced—Top MILF performer

Natural Beauty—Top Big Tits Performer

M4M—Top Gay Performer

Blowjob King—Top Gay Blowjob Performer

Tantalizing Twinkie—Top Twink Performer

Glorious Grizzly—Top Bear Performer

The Whole Squad—Top Gay Group Performer

Badass, Big and Beautiful—Top BBW Performer

Most Popular Female Pornstar

Most Popular Male Pornstar

Most Popular Trans Pornstar

Most Popular Female Pornstar by Women

Most Popular Male Pornstar by Women

Most Popular Verified Amateur

Most Popular Verified Professional Model

Most Popular Verified Couple

Top Comment on Pornhub

Celebrity of the Year



Top Channel

Most Popular Parody Channel

Most Popular Reality Channel

Most Popular Cinematic Channel

Most Popular MILF Channel

Most Popular Gay Channel

Most Popular Trans Channel

Most Popular VR Channel

Most Popular European Channel

Most Popular Network


Fan Voting

Best Dick

Nicest Pussy

Nicest Tits

Hottest Male Ass

Hottest Female Ass

Favorite Fetish Model

Favorite MILF

Favorite Trans Model

Favorite Gay Model

Favorite BBW Model

Instagrammer of the Year

Best Porn Twitter

Fan Fave Channel

Cam Performer of the Year

Funniest Performer

Best Cumshot

Best Premium Snapchat

Hottest Inked Model

As a sponsor of the Pornhub Awards, Vice Industry Token also released its own statements about the event.

“We are excited to be part of this prestigious adult industry contest and event,” said Stuart Duncan, chief executive officer of Vice Industry Token, Inc. “As an elite sponsor, VIT has the opportunity to showcase our superior technology and cement the company’s place as a formidable competitor in this space.”

VIT is not only a top sponsor of the Pornhub Awards but also a supporter of the Pornhub Games.

The winners in the Female, Male, Gay and Transgendered Performer of the Year categories will each win $7,500 in Vice Industry Tokens.

“Pornhub is proud to have Vice Industry Token as the top sponsor of the Pornhub Awards,” said Pornhub’s Price. “We are expecting the awards show to be our biggest event of the year and are excited to be able to offer great prizes such as VIT to the winners.”

For the Pornhub Games, VIT also will provide the top three performers with cryptocurrency bonuses. The first-place winner will receive $10,000 worth of tokens, the second-place winner will bet $7,500 worth of tokens and the third-place winner will be awarded $5,000 in VIT.

Vice Industry Token is part of a new movement called the “attention economy.” The company’s blockchain is unique in that users are paid in VIT to consume content and interact with it by liking, sharing and commenting. Users will get paid in VIT to watch videos, and the tokens they earn can be used to watch premium content across VIT’s network. The tokens can also be used toward subscriptions to paid sites.

For more information about Vice Industry Token, visit or follow on Twitter: @Vicetoken.