The Atlanta-born rapper and singer seemed to dominate the packed crowd of stars and media outside the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, and for good reason. Her all-white Balmain two-piece set featured pastel butterflies and pearls, and was accented by a pair of custom-designed platform shoes that added several inches to her height.
Already a two-time Grammy winner, Lil Nas X was nominated for five awards on Sunday. His 2021 album “Montero” and hit single “Montero (Call Me By Your Name)” scored nods in three of four major categories: Record of the Year, Album of the Year and Song of the Year. ‘year.
Her hit “Industry Baby,” featuring Jack Harlow, was also nominated for Best Melodic Rap Performance, while the video for “Montero (Call Me By Your Name)” was also nominated for Best Music Video.
Lil Nas X was scheduled to take the Grammys stage later Sunday alongside Harlow for a live performance of “Industry Baby.”