The most popular ticket in town! Taylor Swift, Lizzo and more fan-favorite artists took the stage at the 2022 MTV Video Music Awards and kept the audience partying.
The 32-year-old “Cardigan” singer arrived on Sunday, August 28, wearing a dazzling Oscar de la Renta gown adorned with rhinestone-encrusted chains. She amplified the edgy look with Christian Louboutin crystal heels, Lorraine Schwartz jewelry, and a metallic manicure, but her jaw-dropping fashion wasn’t even her biggest surprise of the night.
While accepting his Video of the Year award for Too good: the short film, Swift sent viewers into a frenzy by revealing that she has a new album on the way this fall. “I had somehow decided that if you were going to be so generous and give us this, I thought it would be a fun moment to tell you that my new album is out on October 21st,” she said, joking more. details would come by midnight.
He dedicated his coveted Moonperson trophy to his fans. “I’m so proud of what we did,” she continued. “We wouldn’t have been able to make this short film if it wasn’t for you, the fans. Because I wouldn’t be able to re-record my albums if it wasn’t for you. You encouraged me to do that.”
Swift was nominated for five awards at Sunday’s show. Along with Video of the Year, she won Best Direction and Best Long Form Video. When she wasn’t accepting her honors on stage, the “Clean” singer showed off her moves alongside her friends. Dylan O’Brien Y Sarah Ramos in the audience.
Viewers may have caught the Grammy winner singing along with Nicki Minajpotpourri full of ‘s, and a witness tells us weekly Swift didn’t want to miss a second of the Video Vanguard Award winner’s performance. After a commercial break, the “Evermore” singer ran back to her seat to get the best view of Minaj.
Later, Swift stopped to chat with kane brownwho was joined by his wife, Katelyn. The couple took a photo with him. miss american star. Brown, 28, made history at Sunday’s VMAs by becoming the first male country artist to perform on the show.
A-listers weren’t the only ones to catch the attention of fans during the ceremony. addison raeit’s mom, eastern sheristunned on the red carpet with the rapper young sauce, marking her official red carpet debut. The pair wore matching lavender outfits that made them easy to spot as they made themselves comfortable with each other inside the arena.
The couple, who are 16 years apart, huddled together in the audience as Best Alternative winners Måneskin rocked out on stage. Gravy, 26, shed more light on how the duo met while speaking to MTV. nessa devil before the show.
“We met online and connected immediately,” he said. “You know, I’m from as far north as there is and she’s from as far south as there is. I like MILFs and she is like the queen of MILFs, so I thought she was the perfect match.”
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