The 2011 Video Music Awards had Nicki Minaj lost for words as she walked away with her first VMA award ever.
Minaj has won for Best Hip-Hop video for her Billboard Top 10 hit â€œSuper Bass.â€ As the only female in the category, the Harajuku Barbie beat out Chris Brown â€œLook at Me now,â€ Kanye West â€œAll of the Lights,â€ Lupe Fiasco â€œThe Show Goes On,â€ and even her Young Money mentor Lil Wayneâ€™s â€œ6 Foot 7 Foot.â€
Video: Watch “Super Bass” here.
The Young Money femcee is nominated for Best Female Video for â€œSuper Bassâ€ and for Best Collaboration for â€œMoment 4 Lifeâ€ featuring Drake.
During the VMA Pre-Show, hosted by Selena Gomez, Nicki Minaj, 28, showed a preview of her next single â€œFly.â€ The track off of her platinum-selling â€œPink Fridayâ€ features Rihanna.