Ice Spice Triumphs at 2023 MTV Video Music Awards
Emotional Acceptance Speech and Glamorous Outfit
Ice Spice was overwhelmed with emotion as she accepted the Best New Artist award at the 2023 MTV Video Music Awards. The Bronx rap sensation graced the VMAs stage in Newark, New Jersey, on Tuesday, September 12, dressed in a stunning all-white tutu outfit adorned with diamond accessories.
During her acceptance speech, Ice Spice expressed her heartfelt gratitude. She began by saying, “Y’all, thank you so much” and went on to thank MTV, her fans, and God. She also expressed her love for her “Munchkins,” acknowledging the support of her manager, James, and her producer Riot [USA] in creating the best music.
Acknowledging Fellow Nominees and Supporters
Ice Spice took a moment to recognize her fellow nominees in the Best New Artist category and gave a shoutout to her record label, 10K, and Capitol, for their unwavering support. She emphasized the significance of faith by stating, “And of course, God. Without God, none of this would be possible. Shoutout the Bronx, period! Thank you guys, I love you so much!”
Victory and Legacy
Ice Spice’s win marked a historic streak, with female performers taking home the Best New Artist honor for the past six years. She followed in the footsteps of illustrious artists like Cardi B (2018), Billie Eilish (2019), Doja Cat (2019), Olivia Rodrigo (2021), and Dove Cameron (2022). Notably, all but Cardi and Cameron received Grammy Award nominations for Best New Artist. Ice Spice’s future is promising, and there’s anticipation surrounding whether