Madonna opened the 2021 MTV Video Music Awards with a surprise appearance and if you don’t mind us we’re just re-setting our jaws after they plunged to the floor in an almighty death drop.

The absolute icon and queen of pop opened the show on Sunday night, to the shock of everyone, in a fitting appearance that harked back to her opening performance at the first VMAs in 1984 with her hit Like a Virgin.

Clad in a Burberry trench, the 63-year-old star walked on stage to her 1990 song Vogue before she stripped off and revealed a BDSM-inspired PVC outfit

Just like a prayer, indeed.

Her voice boomed over the speakers: ‘I came to New York City with nothing but $35 and a pair of dance shoes. I was 19 and terrified.’

Madonna went on: ‘Forty years ago, another underdog arrived in New York City hoping to create something revolutionary. An all-music channel premiered in the middle of the night and called itself MTV.

Full article at Metro.co.uk