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Best of the MTV VMAs

Kendrick Lamar performs. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Kendrick Lamar performs. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Kendrick Lamar performs. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
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Singer Pink (C) performs. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Singer Pink (C) performs. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Singer Pink (C) performs. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
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Susan Bro, the mother of Heather Heyer, who was killed during a rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, earlier this month, is accompanied on stage by Rev. Robert Wright Lee IV, a descendant of Confederate General Robert E. Lee. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Susan Bro, the mother of Heather Heyer, who was killed during a rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, earlier this month, is accompanied on stage by Rev. Robert Wright Lee IV, a descendant of Confederate General Robert E. Lee. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Susan Bro, the mother of Heather Heyer, who was killed during a rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, earlier this month, is accompanied on stage by Rev. Robert Wright Lee IV, a descendant of Confederate General Robert E. Lee. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
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Show host Katy Perry performs. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Show host Katy Perry performs. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Show host Katy Perry performs. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
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Ed Sheeran with his Artist of the Year award. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok

Ed Sheeran with his Artist of the Year award. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok

Ed Sheeran with his Artist of the Year award. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok
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Miley Cyrus performs. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Miley Cyrus performs. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Miley Cyrus performs. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
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Logic (C) performs with Alessia Cara and Khalid. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Logic (C) performs with Alessia Cara and Khalid. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Logic (C) performs with Alessia Cara and Khalid. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
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A dancer afire during a performance by Kendrick Lamar. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

A dancer afire during a performance by Kendrick Lamar. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

A dancer afire during a performance by Kendrick Lamar. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
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Kendrick Lamar with his awards. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok

Kendrick Lamar with his awards. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok

Kendrick Lamar with his awards. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok
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Alessia Cara performs "Scars to Your Beautiful". REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Alessia Cara performs "Scars to Your Beautiful". REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Alessia Cara performs "Scars to Your Beautiful". REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
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Show host Katy Perry speaks on stage. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Show host Katy Perry speaks on stage. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Show host Katy Perry speaks on stage. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
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Show host Katy Perry displays a costume. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Show host Katy Perry displays a costume. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Show host Katy Perry displays a costume. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
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Nicki Minaj performs. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Nicki Minaj performs. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Nicki Minaj performs. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
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Show host Katy Perry carries a doll in a pouch as she speaks on stage with DJ Khaled with his son Asahd. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Show host Katy Perry carries a doll in a pouch as she speaks on stage with DJ Khaled with his son Asahd. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Show host Katy Perry carries a doll in a pouch as she speaks on stage with DJ Khaled with his son Asahd. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
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Fifth Harmony drop their microphones as they perform. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Fifth Harmony drop their microphones as they perform. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Fifth Harmony drop their microphones as they perform. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
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Singer Lorde performs. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Singer Lorde performs. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Singer Lorde performs. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
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Alessia Cara. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok

Alessia Cara. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok

Alessia Cara. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok
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Singer Pink performs. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Singer Pink performs. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Singer Pink performs. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
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Khalid with Fifth Harmony. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok

Khalid with Fifth Harmony. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok

Khalid with Fifth Harmony. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok
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Show host Katy Perry dangles above the stage. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Show host Katy Perry dangles above the stage. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Show host Katy Perry dangles above the stage. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
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