American singer Camila Cabello scored her hit "Havana" at the MTV Europe Music Awards. The 21-year-old won prizes Sunday night at the ceremony in Bilbao, northern Spain, for being the best artist, for the best music and for the best video.
Brilliantly brilliant, Cabello received the awards in a red robe and addressed a greeting to his competitor and friend Ariana Grande, who was also nominated, but said nothing. "This year was the best of my life," said the Cuban-born musician. , who had entered the race with six nominations as a favorite.
Nicki Minaj honored as the best hip-hop artist
American rapper Nicki Minaj won two trophies and was honored, among other things, as the best hip-hop artist. The British singer Dua Lipa was honored as the best pop artist, the American band Panic! At the Disco won the award for Best Alternative Artist and US DJ Marshmello, Best Electric Artist.
The best newcomer is American rapper Cardi B. Canadian singer Shawn Mendes was honored on the show presented by actress Hailee Steinfeld as the best live artist.
The 20-year-old Canadian, who had been the big winner of the MTV EMA show last year with four awards, thanked him in a video message.
Camila Cabello indicated in six categories
Cuban-American singer-songwriter Camila Cabello began with nominations in six categories. With five nominations each followed Pop-Queen Ariana Grande and known for her facial tattoos US rapper Malone Post.
Camila Cabello was honored at the MTV Video Music Awards in August as Artist of the Year and for the best video. The hit "Havana" with rapper Young Thug topped the charts in January, as did the album "Camila". The audio version of "Havana" was clicked on YouTube 1.3 billion times.
Nicki Minaj celebrates shouting
Young audiences in the arena shouted frequently and loudly – especially in superstar performances Nicki Minaj, who performed in a sexy pink outfit, sometimes in a silver evening dress and also in the categories Best Hip Hop and Best Look Act.
Other great artists from the two-hour show included platinum-haired artist Halsey, Spanish singer Rosalía, British rock band Muse and star DJ David Guetta.
Janet Jackson Receives "Clobal Icon" Award
The "Global Icon" award went to pop queen Janet Jackson, who has been in show business for over 40 years and has released 11 studio albums with numerous hits to date. has.
Barefoot, with fluttering hair and agitated choreography, she sang the song "Made For Now," which she mixed with excerpts from "All For You" and "Rhythm Nation."
"Being an icon is a great honor, but also a great responsibility," said Jackson, expressing solidarity with all oppressed and abused women worldwide. "Women, our voices will be heard!" Emphasized the artist.
In the category "Best German Act", Mike Singer, who was nominated jointly with Bausa, Namika, Feineahne Fischfilet and Samy Deluxe, won.
The evening featured actress and singer Hailee Steinfeld, who also performed and featured her hit "Back To Life" from the Bumblebee movie. The show was broadcast worldwide in half a billion homes.
The MTV Europe Music Awards has been presented since 1994, while the MTV Video Music Awards has been presented since 1984 in the USA. (SDA)
Posted on 05.11.2018 | Updated 2 hours ago