25 Most Memorable VMA Performances of All Time

The 2016 MTV Video Music Awards delivered performances we won't forget any time soon — from Beyonce's Lemonade medley, with its shifting moods, spectacular outfits, and emotionally charged vocals, to Rihanna's four career-spanning performances, each showcasing a different aspect of the Bad Girl's sound, style, and personality. In honor of the VMAs, we've taken a trip down memory lane and revisited some of the most notable performances in the award show's history.

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From Lady Gaga covered in fake blood while singing "Paparazzi" to Madonna vogueing in a baroque frock, check out the most memorable performances in VMA history. Which one was your favorite?

 

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