Ariana Grande had a huge night at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday night (August 24), and her pre-show performance from 2013 seems like light-years away. Here’s a breakdown of how Ariana is embracing the life of a famous pop star:
First, she slayed on the red carpet with her grandma.
She became a leather biker chick in a Moschino mini-dress
And then she went intergalactic when she performed ’Break Free.’
She came out of spaceship!
Nicki Minaj and Jessie J joined forces for ’Bang Bang’
She won the night when she won Best Female Pop Video
One of her favorite people — Jim Carrey — presented the award to her
She even had time to sneak in a selfie with Nicki Minaj
She smooched Miley Cyrus!
And she pretty much confirmed her relationship with Big Sean when they held hands backstage.