Kendrick Lamar has won the Video of the Year Award at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards. Lamar was the top-nominated performer and won six awards, including the evening’s top trophy. The Compton rapper kicked the show off with a performance of his songs “DNA.” and “HUMBLE.” During his speech, K-Dot thanked his collaborators — writer Dave Free and video director Dave Meyes.
“Thank you for allowing us to take our thoughts and our wild imagination to the next level,” Kendrick shared. Watch the moment above and check out Kendrick’s VMAs performance here.