VMAs 2023: Cardi B & Megan Thee Stallion Drum Up Excitement with ‘Bongos’!
Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion, two of hip-hop’s most influential female artists, electrified the 2023 MTV Video Music Awards with the live premiere of their latest collaboration, “Bongos.” The stage was ablaze with vibrant hues as a multitude of dancers, donning vivid costumes and playing bongos, joined the duo in a dance-centric showcase of their fresh track. Catch a glimpse of their captivating act below.
“Bongos” marks a significant reunion for Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion, as it’s their inaugural joint track since their 2020 chart-topper, “WAP.” The song, which dropped on September 8, is complemented by a tropical-themed, dance-intensive video. The creative behind the video is Tanu Muino, a renowned director who previously collaborated with Cardi B on the visuals for “Up,” “Wild Side,” and “Rumors.”
Cardi B’s Continuous Reign in Hip-Hop
Despite it being half a decade since Cardi B’s groundbreaking album, Invasion of Privacy, graced the music scene in 2018, her musical journey hasn’t slowed down. She’s been consistently dropping hit singles, with the previous year seeing the release of “Hot Shit.” Moreover, Cardi B’s versatility shines as she’s been part of numerous collaborations. Recent ones include “Jealousy” alongside Offset, “Put It on da Floor Again” with rising star Latto, and the catchy “Point Me 2” featuring FendiDa Rappa, all released this summer.