“As many of you know, it’s been a pretty crazy year, it’s been a pretty fun year,” Lil Nas X said accepting the award for Innovator of the Year. See how he and other stars dressed for the brunch.
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On Saturday, Dec. 4, music’s top artists and newbies alike stepped out in style to celebrate Variety‘s fifth annual Hitmakers brunch in Los Angeles. Celebs like Olivia Rodrigo, Anitta, Lil Nas X and many others didn’t miss a beat in the fashion department.
Getting into the holiday spirit, the “good 4 u” singer, who took home the Songwriter of the Year Award, wore a little black dress with mesh detailing that featured a bright green bow in the center. She tied her look together with black see-through socks and matching Mary Jane platform heels.
Additionally, Lil Nas X was a vision in white, dressing up in a Balmain cut-out design paired with matching bell-bottom pants and blazer. During the event, he gave a heartfelt speech while accepting the Innovator of the Year Award.
“As many of you know, it’s been a pretty crazy year, it’s been a pretty fun year,” he said. “This year, it took a lot of mental strength for me to continue to keep pushing after my debut.”
He explained, “I reached such a high place so quickly and it’s very scary to try to follow up and keep it going. But I came out, I was myself. I put effort into every single part of my career.”
The musician also thanked his team, adding, “I’m super thankful for this award,