In a night filled with stars and stunning performances, Taylor Swift emerged as the shining star at the 2023 MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs). Nominated in eleven categories, Swift took home an impressive nine awards, solidifying her position as one of the most celebrated artists in the music industry.
Taylor Swift won in a variety of categories, demonstrating her versatility and continuing popularity. Taylor Swift, known for her hit song ‘Anti-Hero,’ achieved a historic milestone by winning Video of the Year for the fourth time. She’s not only the first artist to do this but also the first singer to win this award two years in a row. She won the Video of the Year award for “Anti-Hero,” as well as Artist of the Year, Song of the Year for the same popular song, and Best Pop.
That’s not all, though. Swift has extended to the production values of music videos. She won prizes for Best Direction, Best Cinematography, and Best Visual Effects, showcasing her abilities.
Swift won the following categories
1. Video of the year (“Anti-Hero”)
2. Artist of the year
3. Song of the year (“Anti-Hero”)
4. Best pop (“Anti-Hero”)
5. Best direction (“Anti-Hero”)
6. Best cinematography (“Anti-Hero”)
7. Best visual effects (“Anti-Hero”)
8. Show of the summer
9. Album of the year (“Midnights”)
After winning the MTV award of the night for “Anti-Hero” as video of the year, Taylor Swift is clearly the night’s hero.
While accepting the trophy, Swift exclaimed, “This is unbelievable. I just want to say that the fact that this is a fan-voted award means so much to me.”
And while accepting the award for Best Pop she said” I love making pop music. I also love making country. I love slinking around different genres, and the only reason I do this is because the fans gave me the opportunity to do this.”
Taylor Swift and Selena Gomez
Taylor Swift and Selena Gomez, who have been friends for a long time, showed their strong friendship at the 2023 MTV Video Music Awards on September 12 in New Jersey. Both were nominated, and Taylor won several awards, including Song of the Year, Pop Video, and Best Direction for “Anti-Hero.” Selena, who also won an award for Best Afrobeat for her collaboration with Rema called “Calm Down,” had Taylor cheering for her enthusiastically in the audience.
Earlier in the evening, they shared a sweet moment, hugging in front of the cameras while sitting together in the audience. Selena looked stunning in a red beaded gown by Oscar de la Renta, while Taylor rocked a stylish black Versace halter dress.