Nicki Minaj hit the stage with Ariana Grande and Jessie J to open tonight’s MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles. Nicki knocked out a performance of “Anaconda,” sans the boa constrictor that supposedly bit one of her dancers during rehearsals, before joining Ariana and Jessie for their hit “Bang Bang.”
As if Nicki twerking wasn’t enough, she seems to have had some sort of wardrobe malfunction after she changed outfits for the second song, but she (un)fortunately kept it together during her troubles.
Nicki wasn’t nominated for any awards this year, but that’s probably just because the video for “Anaconda” dropped less than a week ago. She is also set to perform again later with Usher.
The booty had Rita Ora like…
Update: Nicki returned to the stage alongside Usher to perform their song “She Came To Give It To You.” No wardrobe malfunctions this time, but Usher sure did enjoy Nicki’s company.
And if you don’t want to watch the whole video, the Internet came through with the most important six seconds of the whole performance: