The winners of the 2022 MTV Europe Music Awards (EMAs) were announced at a star-studded presentation ceremony held at the PSD Bank Dome in Düsseldorf, Germany, on 13 November.
Nigeria Afrobeats artiste, Burna Boy, was crowned the Best African Act award after beating fellow Nigerians Ayra Star and Tems as well as Ghana’s Black Sherif, Tanzania’s Zuchu and South Africa’s Musa Keys. The ‘Last Last’ hitmaker joins other leading African names who have won the award in previous years, including Wizkid, Master KG, Davido and Tiwa Savage.
Meanwhile, singer Taylor Swift nabbed four awards throughout the night, including Best Pop, Best Longform, Best Video for “All Too Well: The Short Film” and the coveted Best Artist Award. Shining bright in a sparkling mini dress, the artist thanked her fans and team for making the wins possible.