To answer the immortal words of returning VMAs host Nicki Minaj, “What’s good?” There’s a lot going on at the MTV Show this year, starting with the nominees.
Taylor Swift leads the pack with 9 wins, mostly for her self-directed video “Anti-Hero,” and again wins Video of the Year after winning the top prize last year for her short film “All Too Well (Taylor’s Version)”. movie.
She is now second to Beyoncé for most VMA wins. Also among the top nominees are SZA, Doja Cat, Miley Cyrus, Minaj, Blackpink and Olivia Rodrigo, many of whom will also be on stage.
Speaking of firsts, there’s also the debut of the Best Afrobeats category. And this year’s ceremony is expected to present two lifetime achievement awards
the Video Vanguard Award to Shakira and the Global Icon Award to Diddy. The Moon People will begin flying when the pre-show begins at 6:30 p.m. ET, followed by the main show at 8 p.m. Below is a complete list of 2023 MTV VMAs winners.