Certain, the VMAs could also be all about touchdown the coveted Moon Man trophy, nevertheless it was the ladies who stole the present Monday night time at Radio Metropolis Music Corridor. The flashy MTV awards ceremony ushered in a new era of divas led by Ariana Grande, Nicki Minaj and Cardi B.
The night time kicked off with a laugh-out-loud monologue from Cardi B. In her first public look since the July 10 beginning of her daughter, Kulture, the Bronx-born rapper trolled the viewers by displaying up on stage with a blanketed bundle of pleasure . . . which she unwrapped to disclose a Moon Man.
Following a lackluster opening efficiency by Shawn Mendes, Minaj amped up the vitality when she accepted the Greatest Hip Hop video award in in a see-through skirt that left nothing to the creativeness. Later in the night time, she took to the Oculus for a blistering medley of songs from her new album “Queen,” together with the epic “Barbie Goals” and its litany of disses.
None of that shade was thrown at child diva Ariana Grande, who helped Minaj get on stage with out tripping over her gown. The singer, who skipped her signature ponytail for the night time, nabbed the Greatest Pop video title — and thanked fiancé Pete Davidson, with whom she shared lots of PDA on the crimson carpet, “for current.”
Little question, they’ve all discovered a little bit one thing from Jennifer Lopez. That iconic diva took house the night time’s greatest honor, the Michael Jackson Vanguard award — and gave a show-stopping efficiency that chronicled her whole profession to date.