After an electrifying stage efficiency, Lil Nax X landed essentially the most coveted award of the night time. He took house the Video of the 12 months Award for “Montero (Name Me By Your Title).”
He beat out some heavyweights in that class, together with Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion for his or her “WAP” video.
“Give it up for the homosexual agenda,” he commented, possible a response to homophobic trolling directed at him which captured consideration on social media.
Earlier within the night, after being launched by Emmy winner Billy Porter, one other trailblazer within the Black LGBTQ neighborhood, X kicked off his efficiency with a marching band after which jumped into his no. 2 Billboard hit “Business Child.” Jack Harlow additionally joined him on the stage earlier than he jumped into “Montero (Name Me by Your Title).”
In June, Lil Nas X lit up the stage on the 2021 BET Awards. He ended his historic Egyptian-themed efficiency of “Montero” (in a tribute to Michael Jackson’s “Keep in mind the Time”) by kissing his male backup dancer.