Named eleven times Video Music Awards (VMA) of MTV, Beyonce was the big winner of the evening, Sunday, Aug. 28. The singer won the main prize for Education , punch video that evokes police violence against African Americans. USAinformations back on the best moments of the evening.
Beyoncé flamboyant for fifteen minutes
“Queen Bey” becomes the third artist to have won eight awards in a ceremony VMAs with Lady Gaga and the Norwegian group a-ha. However, it failed to dethrone Peter Gabriel, who left the champion with ten statuettes won in one night in 1987.
After an introduction led by No. 1 women’s tennis Serena Williams, Beyoncé embarked on a “medley” (potpourri) main title of his latest album, Lemonade.
During the introduction, young women in white dress fell one after the other, within red light reminiscent of a pool of blood, like angels slaughtered a shot. Superstar 34 years has also brought with it the VMAs mothers of young blacks killed by police in recent years, including that of Michael Brown.
She then chained dragging her virginal mantle to take a more demonic appearance, revealing a black body, hair nets and waders to sing the song Hold up , to which she received the VMA for best video of a female artist.
Drake declares his love for Rihanna
Romance, the singer Drake handed the Vanguard award to Rihanna, a distinction honoring his career. The opportunity to declare his love before the hug. “ It has remained herself, that no one does. It’s the same girl from Barbados, surrounded by the same friends, who speaks with the same accent. (…) This is someone one that I like from my 22 “, has he confided before taking it in his arms.
The singer dedicated his award to his home island of Barbados. She started the evening by heating the Madison Square Garden with a mix of his best known hits a hip-hop choreography and performance tinged raggamuffin including his hit Work . She then electrified the room with a video animation where it seems struck by lightning for the title Bitch Better Have my Money before finishing in gala dress for a solo more intimate.
the sexy show Britney Spears
She had not appeared on the stage of the VMA for nine years. Britney Spears had the tough task of succeeding Beyoncé on stage with Make Me … , song from his new album Glory in a bodysuit and yellow rhinestone a lascivious choreography. A show while sensual movements, but playback. The singer was accompanied by rapper G-Eazy.
The poem Alicia Keys
The singer Alicia Keys, who carries more makeup to protest against the dictates of beauty imposed on women by society, recited a poem inspired by Martin Luther King and sung a cappella. This August 28 is the anniversary of the famous speech of nonviolent activist for black civil rights in the United States.
“If warfare is a and make love under a sin, then we are lost in the daydream. Locked by borders and the lack of education, divided by differences, our sexuality and our skin, declaimed the singer. Maybe someone we love, instead of glitter bombs of these holy wars. “
the special speech Kanye West
“I’m Kanye West and it feels good to say that this year.” a regular VMA, where he regularly creates controversy, Kanye West has engaged in a grandiloquent and rambling speech he has the secret.
“Yeezy” evoked the video for her song Famous , where it appears in a giant bed together naked celebrities – many lookalikes – like singer Taylor Swift, or the Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump. “We arrived in the same boat now we are in the same bed” , then launched Kanye West. To say that his speech and the video for Fade , he had come to present, let the skeptical audience.Read also Related Subjects Read