Jennifez Lopez rewarded for her career, Madonna’s tribute to Aretha Franklin, the coronation of young Camila Cabello and Cardi B: a look back on the highlights of the MTV Video Music Awards, 2018 edition.

This Monday, August 20, 2018 took place the MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall, New York. As every year, many personalities from the music industry attended the ceremony punctuated by the performances of Ariana Grande and Jennifer Lopez . The performer of Get Right has also received one of the most prestigious awards of the evening with the Michael Jackson Vanguard honoring his entire career.

This evening was also an opportunity to pay homage to Aretha Franklin, who passed away on August 16th . And it was Madonna who honored the memory of the Queen of Soul during a speech: ” She took me where I am today and I know she influenced many people gathered here. evening, in this room, and I want to thank you, Aretha, for having inspired us all. “” Long live the Queen! “, she said.