Madonna’s Aretha ‘Tribute’ & 7 More Buzzed-About VMAs 2018 Moments
Powerful performances, girl power moments, shady comments, and #RelationshipGoals: The 2018 MTV Video Music Awards had it all!
The biggest names in music and pop culture gathered at Radio City Music Hall in New York City on August 20 to celebrate the top videos, songs, and artists from the last year.
Jennifer Lopez was honored with Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award and performed a medley of her biggest hits, Camila Cabello won Video of the Year, and Cardi B took home Best New Artist.
Plus, MTV had the Internet blow up with news the network is reviving its hit reality show The Hills with Heidi Montag, Spencer Pratt, and Audrina Patridge!
Check out the most buzzed-about moments from 2018 VMAs below:
Madonna’s “Tribute” to Aretha Franklin
I just can’t believe Madonna took Aretha’s moment to do…..that??! Like, woooow. pic.twitter.com/jgW9rfTBO3
— Cee. (@ceedotcee) August 21, 2018
— im going to see beyoncé (@blackbruja_) August 21, 2018
Nicki and Ariana Are Friendship Goals
— MTV (@MTV) August 21, 2018
— iHeartRadio (@iHeartRadio) August 21, 2018
Nicki’s Clapback for Fifth Harmony
— The Cut (@TheCut) August 21, 2018
@NICKIMINAJ I love you I love you I love you I love you I love you 🙈✨💖 You perfect queen you! Thank you for lifting me up. God is real. Now y’all know I love me some Nickiiiiiiiiiiiiii. Congratulations on tonight!!! Proud of you always
— Normani (@Normani) August 21, 2018
Logic’s Powerful Message
— Access (@accessonline) August 21, 2018
Ja Rule’s Cameo
— BroTalk Live (@brotalklive) August 21, 2018
— 🧝🏾♀️K.Herbo (@TheeKAlexis) August 21, 2018
A.Rod = Boyfriend Goals
— AP Sports (@AP_Sports) August 21, 2018
— Casey Baker (@CaseyBake16) August 21, 2018
Cardi B “Introducing” Baby Kulture
This Cardi B plays too much 😂😂😂 See Offset’s look 🤣🤣🤣🤣 pic.twitter.com/FzIHbnfiKf
— Icey (@ManLikeIcey) August 21, 2018
Pete and Ariana’s Red Carpet Debut
— Variety (@Variety) August 20, 2018
— Capital (@CapitalOfficial) August 21, 2018