The biggest music stars descended upon the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey for the 2023 MTV Video Music Awards.
MTV Video Music Awards: Taylor Swift leads best dressed stars in leggy black dress as she joins red hot Selena Gomez and sultry Megan Thee Stallion on red carpet By Sarah Sotoodeh For Dailymail.com Published: 22:22, 12 September 2023 | Updated: 01:33, 13 September 2023 e-mail 221 shares 67 View comments Advertisement The biggest music stars descended upon the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey on Tuesday night for the 2023 MTV Video Music Awards Taylor Swift flashed her toned legs in a form-fitting black gown, complete with buttons across her torso as she posed up a storm on the red carpet. Her best friend and fellow artist Selena Gomez set pulses racing in her crimson red low-cut gown featuring flashes of her flesh in the intricate cut-out design. Megan Thee Stallion looked incredible in a black see-through corset dress that revealed her black thong underwear. Wow! The biggest music stars descended upon the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey for the 2023 MTV Video Music Awards Doja Cat arrived in a barely-there white netted dress that revealed her braless cleavage and her nude underwear. The 27-year-old singer showcased her toned form in the spider-web style frock that left little to the imagination, adding Nicole Rose Jewelry. She added Nicole Rose Jewelry, including the Diamond Snake Wrap bracelet and 18K two row diamond dangle earrings. The 2023 MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) is being held at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey . The show is hosted by rap royalty Nicki Minaj , marking her second consecutive year in the role. It is the first time the ceremony has been held on a Tuesday. Airing live in more than 150 countries, the global fan-filled spectacle honors the best music videos of the past year with unforgettable performances, epic tributes and show-stopping appearances from music's biggest stars. A new award category has been introduced this year titled 'Show of the Summer' that will be decided upon entirely by fans. A vision! Selena looked absolutely breathtaking in her cut-out frock, which highlighted her stunning figure A beauty! The singer and actress' gown had branch-like accents for the skirt, revealing her toned legs beneath Glowing! She wore her brunette locks sleek and center parted with the floral cut-out look Glamorous! Joining her on the sheer fashion style was rapper Megan Thee Stallion, who looked incredible in a black see-through corset dress that also revealed her undergarments Iconic! Megan Thee Stallion looked beautiful in her busty black see-through gown, revealing her flat midriff and and her black thong undergarments. The artist added a diamond choker, bracelet, earrings and rings Racy arrival! The singer revealed her toned form in the spider-web style frock that left little to the imagination Cheeky! Doja wore a nude thong underwear beneath, revealing her pert derriÃ¨re Eye-catching: The singer's gown showed off her flat midriff as well as her bra-free cleavage Mom life: Shakira arrived to the MTV Video Music Awards with her two sons: Milan, nine, and Sasha, seven Absolutely breathtaking: Shakira wowed in a gold backless gown, with her long locks cascading down Perfection: The singer flaunted her svelte frame in the incredible look Striking! Cardi B chose a strapless shimmery gray dimensional gown, adding matching cuffs All in the details: Cardi's dress and cuffs are made out of hair clips Closer look: The dress was made up of a countless number of hair clips in different directions Lovebirds: Cardi shared a sweet kiss with her husband, rapper Offset Dazzling! Olivia Rodrigo looked beautiful in a silver gown with a low-cut neckline and plunging back Shimmer: Olivia, who released her second studio album Guts on September 8, paired the floor-length number with silver platform heels, a number of diamond rings and black nail polish Latin superstar Shakira is set to receive the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award, with hip-hop icon Diddy receiving the Global Icon Award. This year, the entire list of Artist of the Year contenders is comprised solely of female artists for the first time ever with megastar Taylor Swift leading the pack with the most nominations. Taylor already holds the record for most wins ever with three for Bad Blood (2015), You Need To Calm Down (2019), and All Too Well: The Short Film (2022) so she would extend the record to four. A staggering 35 artists are nominated for the first time this year, with Kim Petras making the shortlist for five prizes. The nods all come from her Sam Smith collaboration Unholy, in the Video of the Year, Song of the Year, Best Direction, Best Visual Effects and Best Choreography categories. In addition, newcomers Metro Boomin and Rema are up for three awards each, while Ayra Starr, GloRilla, Ice Spice, Peso Pluma, Renee Rapp and Yung Miami are all in the running for two accolades. As well as Kim, established stars Doja Cat, Miley Cyrus, Nicki Minaj, Olivia Rodrigo and Sam Smith are all up for five prizes, while B Read more