Some of a biggest names in strain illuminated adult a theatre during a 2018 MTV Video Music Awards during Radio City Music Hall in New York City on Monday, Aug 20. From J. Lo to Her Minajesty, Us Weekly has dull adult a 6 best performances of a night!
The strain superstar, 49, brought down a residence with an epic career-spanning medley before usurpation a desired Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award. She started with “Waiting for Tonight” before transitioning into “On a Floor,” “Love Don’t Cost a Thing” and “Get Right,” among several other hits. Ja Rule astounded viewers when he came out to swat his hymn on “I’m Real.” J. Lo resolved with her new single, “Dinero,” before receiving a station acclaim from a audience, that enclosed beloved Alex Rodriguez, mom Guadalupe Rodríguez and a singer’s 10-year-old twins, Max and Emme.
The rapper, 28, was assimilated on theatre by dozens of newcomer relatives and children as he ran by “One Day,” his new partnership with OneRepublic frontman Ryan Tedder. Logic wore a black “F–k a Wall” T-shirt, while a organisation behind him sported white “We Are All Human Beings” tops. The absolute opening directed to lift recognition about an immigration process implemented by President Donald Trump’s administration that distant children from their families during a U.S.–Mexico border.
The hip-hop star, 35, achieved a miscellany of songs from her new album, Queen, during a remote location: The Oculus during One World Trade Center. She started her set atop a large bullion bench and wore a lead bodysuit. After stealing her pinkish cape, she rapped 3 of her latest hits — “Majesty,” “Barbie Dreams” and “Fefe” — and had many of a assembly jumping adult and down with excitement.
Post Malone and Aerosmith
The rapper, 23, finished a uncover with a warn partnership with Steven Tyler’s iconic stone band. Malone started with a trippy delivery of his singular “Rockstar,” flanked by associate rapper 21 Savage, before rocking out with Aerosmith during a group’s songs “Dream On” and “Toys in a Attic.”
The singer, 25, recreated Leonardo da Vinci’s The Last Supper on theatre with scarcely 50 backup dancers during a artistic opening of her new strain “God Is a Woman.” She facilely slayed her vocals before bringing adult some of a many critical women in her life, including her mom, Joan Grande, and her nonna, Marjorie Grande.
The singer-songwriter, 20, went full stone star while opening a uncover with his singular “In My Blood.” He traded in his acoustic guitar for an electronic one and wore a white tank tip with propitious blue pants. Toward a finish of a song, sleet poured down onto a stage, drenching Mendes and his band.
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