The Wins And Fails Of The 2015 MTV Video Music Awards

Lists

Wins

Nicki Minaj burying the beef with Taylor Swift for the VMA opener

Macklemore bringing out Grandmaster Caz, Melle Mel and Kool Moe Dee for his “Downtown” performance


Nicki Minaj confronting Miley Cyrus at the podium

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Tori Kelly slaying her performance of “Should’ve Been Us”

Justin Bieber shedding a tear (or three) after his performance

Pharrell’s shout-out-loud rendition of “Freedom”

Kanye West and Taylor Swift hugging it out

Fails

Miley Cyrus’ outfits (the metallic cut out and faux fur did not cut it)

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A photo posted by Miley Cyrus (@mileycyrus) on

Miley Cyrus’ predictable nip slip

Justin Bieber’s side swoop

Kim Kardashian’s lacy ensemble

VMA'S 2015! Thank you @balmainparis & @olivier_rousteing for my dress!

A photo posted by Kim Kardashian West (@kimkardashian) on

Kanye West announcing his presidential bid in 2020

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