ED SHEERAN SHINES AND WINS BIG AT MTV EMAs IN BUDAPEST
Written by Sarah Osanyinlusi on November 15, 2021
Ed Sheeran has received the Best Artist Award and Best Song Award for Bad Habits big at the MTV Europe Music Awards (EMAs) in Budapest.
The British singer-songwriter wearing a bold print suit for the occasion, opened the awards ceremony as it returned to a live in-person show after it was held virtually last year due to the covid 19 pandemic.
Fellow British artist Yungblud, who closed the ceremony with an electric performance, declared his Best Alternative award as a “tribute to individualism”.
He spoke about being “terrified” as a youngster, he said “If you are out there and you feel you cannot be who you are – you can be.”….”Keep fighting, keep being brilliant.”
Other award winners include South Korean boyband, BTS who snapped up four awards, including Best Pop and Best Group. Saweetie won Best New Category, US rapper and singer Lil Nas X accepted the award for Montero.
Meanwhile, Justin Bieber, despite having eight nominations failed to win a single category.