Lil Nas X wins video of the year prize at MTV Video Music Awards

2021 MTV Video Music Awards show
2021 MTV Video Music Awards - Show - Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York, U.S., September 12, 2021 - Lil Nas X performs. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

September 13, 2021

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Rapper Lil Nas X won the top prize at the MTV Video Music Awards show on Sunday when “Montero” was named video of the year.

Lil Nas X beat Doja Cat’s “Kiss Me More,” Ed Sheeran’s “Bad Habits,” The Weeknd’s “Save Your Tears,” Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion’s raunchy “WAP,” and Justin Bieber’s “Popstar” collaboration with DJ Khaled and Drake.

(Reporting by Jill Serjeant; Editing by Clarence Fernandez)