2013 MTV VMAs Best Moments

See the most exciting moments from the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards.

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Miley Cyrus attends the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards
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Miley Cyrus was all provocative tongue and twerking when she hit the stage to perform "We Can't Stop," along with a backup group of dancers in teddy bear outfits. Cyrus was joined by Robin Thicke for a crossover of her song and his summer anthem, "Blurred Lines." <i> Click through to see more of the best moments from the 2013 MTV VMAs </i>
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The former members of 'NSync — JC Chasez, Chris Kirkpatrick, Joey Fatone, and Lance Bass — joined Justin Timberlake on stage to belt out their hit "Bye Bye Bye."
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Looking her usual, slightly-crazed self, Lady Gaga managed three costume changes within the first three minutes of her opening act at the VMAs.
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Tied with Justin Timberlake with most wins for the night at three, Macklemore performs. He and Ryan Lewis raised the social conscience of the show when they accepted the Best Video with a Social Message award for their marriage-equality anthem "Same Love."
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Miley Cyrus was joined by Robin Thicke for a crossover of her song and his summer anthem, "Blurred Lines."
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One Direction, the hottest boy band of current times, awarded the Moonman statuette to Selena Gomez for Best Pop Video for her song, "Come and Get It."
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The four British lads that are the hottest boy band of current times, One Direction, took home the "Best Song Ever" Moonman statuette, which also won Song of the Summer.
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30 Seconds to Mars won Best Rock Video for "Up in the Air" at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards.
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Bruno Mars performs during the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards. He won Best Choreography for "Treasure," as well as Best Male Video for "Locked Out of Heaven."
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Best Female Video was awarded to Taylor Swift for "I Knew You Were Trouble." Swift kept the Twitterverse occupied when she thanked a former beau for helping her win the trophy.
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Proud new papa Kanye West hit the stage for his seventh VMA stint, tying him with Madonna for the most performances by an artist at the annual awards show. West performed his single "BL--- S---N HEAD" off of his latest album "Yeezus."
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Drake delivers a strong performance at the 2013 MTV VMA Awards.
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A boxing ring specially constructed under the Brooklyn Bridge for the 2013 MTV VMA Awards' finale.
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Katy Perry belts out her new single "Roar" from within a boxing ring specially constructed under the Brooklyn Bridge for the event's finale.
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Dressed in a black suit and black hat, Timberlake grooved and crooned through a series of solo hits ("SexyBack," "Cry Me A River," "Senorita") before the remaining members of 'NSync — JC Chasez, Chris Kirkpatrick, Joey Fatone, and Lance Bass — joined him on stage to belt out their year 2000 smash, "Bye Bye Bye."
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Gaga began the presentation in what could have passed for a white nun's habit before stripping down to a black, jeweled bodysuit at the 2013 VMAs.
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Comedian Kevin Hart performs at the 2013 VMAs.
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Macklemore and Mary Lambert perform onstage at the 2013 VMAs.
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