Latinos Made History at the 2022 MTV Video Music Awards! bad bunny becoming the first non-English performer to win Artist of the Year Anitta He became the first Brazilian artist in history to win an award at the VMAs.
A global sensation, she won the Best Latin category and while accepting her award, she pondered the significance and impact of the moment. “For those who don’t know this, tonight is Brazil’s first time here,” she said. “This is the first time my country has received such an award. I would like to thank her family and friends.”
The 29-year-old also told the audience how her music had been criticized by society. I was born and raised in a ghetto in Brazil.
Anitta recently collaborated with legendary rapper and hip-hop icon Missy Elliott in the song “Robby” which is part of the deluxe edition of Anitta’s album my versionIn July, the Brazilian singer revealed the news on Twitter.
She also took to Instagram to share a photo of herself with the rapper. “I honestly can’t believe what’s happening,” she said.
Missy Elliott also said she would be happy to collaborate with a Latina artist. “You are a star! And I really appreciate you and your team. You guys treated me with so much love and kindness. Let’s go.”
Anitta is her boyfriend’s Grammy-nominated producer and DJ Murda Beatsalong with the new single from Quevo When J Balvin‘No Mas’ co-produced by Murda and Murda Farrellwhich brings together some of the music industry’s most recognizable international names, is an early contender for top summer anthems.