Sam Smith performed their latest single ‘Diamonds’ at this year’s MTV Europe Music Awards, which aired overnight on November 8. At the end of their performance, the singer faced the backdrop with a message that read, “Don’t f*ck with the queer kids.” Watch it below.
Smith, who recently released their third studio album Love Goes, was also a nominee at the EMAs, up for best collaboration for their duet with Demi Lovato, ‘I’m Ready’. The duo were up against BLACKPINK and Selena Gomez, Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion, DaBaby and Roddy Ricch, Justin Bieber and Quavo, Karol G and Nicki Minaj, as well as Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande. The award ultimately went to Karol G and Nicki Minja for their track ‘Tusa’.