/ 14 September 2023

That’s a lot of Moon Men…

Photo: ANGELA  WEISS/AFP via Getty Images
Photo: ANGELA WEISS/AFP via Getty Images

Perhaps it’s unsurprising that one US media outlet is hiring a ‘Taylor Swift reporter’ because the woman generates endless headlines… And if there was a reporter in place right now, they would have been rushed off their feet after Swift made history again, taking home 9 Moon Men trophies (one of them presented by a briefly reunited NSYNC) at yesterday’s MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs). That equalled the record for the most gongs in one year, with the nods including Artist of the Year, Album of the Year for Midnights, and Video of the Year/Song of the Year for Anti-Hero. It takes Swift’s VMA awards total to 23, putting her just behind Beyoncé’s 26. As for the other winners, pop star Shakira overcame lip-syncing whispers to become the first South American to win the coveted Video Vanguard Award. And oh ok, here’s the red carpet gallery

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