The 27 Most Important Things At The MTV Video Music Awards

1. BLUE IVY DID A HAND WAVE WHILE WATCHING HER MOM PERFORM.

The 27 Most Important Things At The MTV Video Music Awards

2. Katy Perry and Riff Raff paid homage to the most iconic VMAs outfit ever and showed up in matching denim.

Katy Perry and Riff Raff paid homage to the most iconic VMAs outfit ever and showed up in matching denim.
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Love you forever, Britney and Justin!

3. Nicki Minaj performed “Anaconda” and changed the way the world views average people’s butts forever.

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4. …and Rita Ora reacted like this.

The 27 Most Important Things At The MTV Video Music Awards
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5. Later on Nicki had a wardrobe malfunction during “Bang Bang” but still slayed.

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MTV / buzzfeed.com

6. Taylor Swift wore a onesie…

Taylor Swift wore a onesie...
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…which drew this comparison:

...which drew this comparison:

7. Gwen Stefani looked fantastic *and* did this adorable finger clap.

The 27 Most Important Things At The MTV Video Music Awards

8. Lorde’s sister was the MOST excited about Lorde’s win.

The 27 Most Important Things At The MTV Video Music Awards
Second only to Taylor Swift.

9. Miley Cyrus brought a homeless friend as her date to the VMAs…

10. …and then let him accept her award for Video of the Year while she looked on, crying.

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11. While Katy Perry and Sam Smith were confused about the whole thing.

The 27 Most Important Things At The MTV Video Music Awards

12. Amber Rose showed up like this:

Amber Rose showed up like this:
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Rose McGowan much?

13. New couple Ariana Grande and Big Sean held hands backstage.

The 27 Most Important Things At The MTV Video Music Awards

14. Jim Carrey made a joke about Ebola…

The 27 Most Important Things At The MTV Video Music Awards
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…and then fell down on the stage.

The 27 Most Important Things At The MTV Video Music Awards
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Karma, much?

15. The Orange Is the New Black ladies were flawless.

The 27 Most Important Things At The MTV Video Music Awards

16. Iggy and Rita wore matching outfits for their performance of “Black Widow.”

The 27 Most Important Things At The MTV Video Music Awards

17. Bey and Jay kissed, ending those divorce rumors.

18. And this happened.

And this happened.
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19. Usher bumped against Nicki Minaj’s butt.

The 27 Most Important Things At The MTV Video Music Awards

20. Jennifer Lopez was OVER IT pretty much the entire night.

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MTV / buzzfeed.com
All night. Not here for it.

She still looked AMAZING though.

The 27 Most Important Things At The MTV Video Music Awards

21. Kim Kardashian really ~felt the music~.

The 27 Most Important Things At The MTV Video Music Awards

22. And then Kendall and Kylie ~seriously~ did.

The 27 Most Important Things At The MTV Video Music Awards
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23. Katy Perry and Miley Cyrus were really excited to see each other.

24. And then Miley waited a year to react to Taylor Swift’s performance.

25. Lorde swore.

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26. The hug and high five cam captured stars being totally candid.

27. And Rita Ora threatened to kill us if we turned off the TV during the commercial break.

The 27 Most Important Things At The MTV Video Music Awards

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