Throughout the night, the “Born This Way” singer, 34, wore several different masks as a precautionary measure against coronavirus as she performed a medley of her recent songs, as well as during her various acceptance speeches.
Gaga took home the awards for artist of the year, song of the year, best collaboration and best cinematography.
Lady Gaga accepts the best collaboration award for ‘Rain on Me’ with Ariana Grande onstage during the 2020 MTV Video Music Awards, broadcast on Sunday, August 30th 2020. (Photo by Kevin Winter/MTV VMAs 2020/Getty Images for MTV)
Additionally, the star was awarded with the first-ever MTV Tricon Award for years’ worth of work making her a tour-de-force in the entertainment industry.
“Wear a mask,” she urged at the end of her acceptance speech. “It’s a sign of respect.”
Viewers of the show were quick to share their opinions on Gaga’s facial accessories online.