Jack Harlow, Nicki Minaj and LL Cool J Host VMAs 2022
Does anyway watch music videos’ anymore?? MTV still has their annual event, the Video Music Awards. This year will have three hosts which are all rappers Jack Harlow, Nicki Minaj and LL Cool J, who was recently inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. All three rappers represent a certain era of Hip Hop. LL Cool J represents the older generation of rappers, who grew up with his music in the 1980s and 1990s. In 1997, LL Cool J, who is 54 years old, received the Video Vanguard Award. He still looks good for his age.
Nicki Minaj represents the females and the late 2000s. Nicki is one of the best female rappers ever. If you watch the video below, you will notice a future reality star. Safaree who was Nicki’s man back in the day is in the video. Now he is a reality star on Love and Hip Hop Atlanta. Nicki Minaj is not regulated to hosting duties this year. The female Emcee will receive the Video Vanguard Award. She will preform at this years VMAs. Nicki Minaj has won five VMAs according to People.com.
Jack Harlow represents current hip hop. Back in May Jack Harlow had the number one song in the country for three weeks straight. This was according to Billboard.com. Jack Harlow is up for seven VMAs this year.
Other performers will be Lizzo who is singing 2 Be Loved from her new album. BLACKPINK, Måneskin, Anitta, J Balvin, Marshmello x Khalid and Panic! At The Disco and others will play the VMAs. This years show has an interesting concept. They will let fans vote for video award winners. Categories such as video of the year, artist of the year and best collaboration will be decided by the fans. This was according to People.com. The show will air on Sunday August 28th at 8pm on MTV. The show will take place in New Jersey at the Prudential Center.