It was a star-studded evening on the 2021 MTV VMAs—however some celebs have been noticeably absent.
Lorde was among the many artists lacking from the Sept. 12 award present. On Sept. 3, the official Twitter account for the VMAs confirmed the “Royals” star be unable to carry out this 12 months “attributable to a change in manufacturing parts.”
In a publication despatched out to followers just a few days later, the New Zealand singer-songwriter assured followers she was A-OK with the change. “I noticed some folks have been very involved about me pulling out of the VMAs, you are so candy, I am completely superb!” she wrote per Entertainment Tonight. “It is simply that we have been planning this insanely superb many-bodied intimate dance efficiency, not absolutely understanding the (very obligatory!) security protocols which can be in place, and the masking and distancing simply meant it wasn’t gonna be what I dreamed, and you already know I am unable to make one thing lower than excellent for you guys.”