Best And Worst-Dressed At The 2016 MTV Video Music Awards [Nicki Minaj, Beyoncé, Kim Kardashian And More]
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The wildest night in music took place Sunday, Aug. 28. The 2016 MTV Video Music Awards at Madison Square Garden in New York City showcased some of the hottest artists and music videos to hit that MTV airwaves this year.Big winners at the VMAs included Beyoncé’s “Formation” for Video Of The Year and her “Hold Up” for Best Female Video, Calvin Harris ft. Rihanna’s “This Is What You Came For” for Best Male Video, Fifth Harmony ft. Ty Dolla $ign’s “Work From Home” for Best Collaboration and Drake’s “Hotline Bling” for Best Hip Hop Video.Rihanna received the prestigious Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at the ceremony and performed a whopping four times. Britney Spears took the stage with rapper G-Eazy, marking her first performance on the VMA stage since her critically panned performance at the show nine years prior.Beyoncé also gave an epic live performance of her visual album “Lemonade.”Additional artists who performed on the big night included Halsey, Nick Jonas, Ariana Grande, Nicki Minaj, The Chainsmokers, Future, G-Eazy, Ty Dolla $ign and, of course, Rihanna.The pre-show, hosted by DJ Khaled, featured Alessia Cara, Jidenna and Lukas Graham performances.RELATED: Lady Gaga, Lil’ Kim, Christina Aguilera And More: The 10 Most Scandalous MTV VMA Fashions Of All TimeBut our favorite part of the night is always the unpredictable fashion! While some stars like Nicki Minaj killed it on the red carpet, others just looked like down right hot messes (looking at you Farrah Abraham). Check out which celebs were fab and the others who failed in our best and worst dressed list in the slide show above.
(Larry Busacca/Getty Images)Best: Beyoncé, Blue Ivy
Best: Beyoncé, Blue Ivy
Queen Bey wore a Francesco Scognamiglio Fall 2016 Couture sheer long sleeve sequin mint floor length dress with padded and exaggerated feathered shoulders. She also added Lorraine Schwartz jewels, while her little girl wore a gold dress with a tulle skirt and Giuseppe Junior high top.
(Larry Busacca/Getty Images)Best: Nicki Minaj
Best: Nicki Minaj
The “Anaconda” rapper showed off her kiiler curves in Bao Tranchi’s “Cobalt” gown made of mesh and venecchia. She accessorized with Harry Kotlar diamond cluster earrings and a Le Vian diamond ring.
(Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)Best: Halsey
The “Closer” singer wore a pearl and Swarovski crystal lined jumpsuit from Al-Jasmi’s Spring/Summer 2016 collection, a Noudar diamond hand chain and Harry Kotlar diamond rings.
(Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)Best: Ariana Grande
Best: Ariana Grande
The “Dangerous Woman” singer wore a custom Spring 2017 Alexander Wang gathered lace bandeau and tuxedo pants.
(John Shearer/Getty Images)Best: Laura Marano
Best: Laura Marano
The “Austin & Ally” star wore a silver beaded cocktail dress with nude mesh inserts by Yousef Al-Jasmi.
(Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)Best: Hailey Badwin
Best: Hailey Badwin
The model stunned on the carpet in a sleeveless sheer black beaded jumpsuit from Georges Chakra’s 2016-2017 Fall/Winter Couture Collection.
(Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)Best: Winnie Harlow
Best: Winnie Harlow
The model wore a one shoulder black gown with side slit from Nicolas Jebran’s Fall/ Winter 2016 collection and Le Vian diamond rings.
(Larry Busacca/Getty Images)Best: Bebe Rexha
Best: Bebe Rexha
The singer rocked a two piece crystalized skirt and crop top with matching choker by Los Angeles based designer Bryan Hearns. She completed the look with Le Vian diamond earrings and Borgioni diamond rings.
(Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)Best: Holland Roden
Best: Holland Roden
The “Teen Wolf” star went head-to-toe white with a jumpsuit and full-length cape by Kayat and ankle-strap sandals. She also wore a Plukka “Constellation” Emerald Diamond Ear Pin, EF Collection Diamond Flying V Stud, EF Collection Diamond Double Bangle, EF Collection Electric Diamond Zig Zag Ring and a EFFY Jewelry Yellow Gold, Diamond and Emerald Ring.
(ANGELA WEISS/AFP/Getty Images)Best: Stella Maxwell
Best: Stella Maxwell
The model rocked retro-print Moschino separates including a crop top and bell bottoms.
(Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)Worst: Justine Skye
Worst: Justine Skye
The singer left us scratching our heads with this long-sleeved dress embellished with multi-colored fringe.
(Larry Busacca/Getty Images)Worst: Laura Perlongo
Worst: Laura Perlongo
Apparently body chains are the new shirts. The girlfriend of “Catfish” star Nev Schulman made sure everyone knew she was pregnant and skipped wearing a top underneath her bomber jacket That double sided tape must be working overtime.
(Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)Worst: Farrah Abraham
Worst: Farrah Abraham
The “Teen Mom OG” star must have gotten the VMAs confused with Comic-Con as she arrived in a Wonder Woman-like costume. Sorry Farrah, superhero you are not.
(Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)Worst: Jaden Smith
Worst: Jaden Smith
Will and Jada’s son is known for his eccentric style so it’s no wonder he showed up in wearing something strange. Like how many layers do you need?
(Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)Worst: Kim Kardashian
Worst: Kim Kardashian
There to support her husband Kanye West, the reality star wore a horribly unflattering, sheer ruched LBD by John Galliano. And what’s with the wet hair?
(Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)Worst: Dascha Polanco
Worst: Dascha Polanco
The side mullet one shoulder top. The bedazzled jeans. Is it 1999 all over again? Ick.
(Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)Worst: Rita Ora
Worst: Rita Ora
There was way too much going on with her Marc Jacobs black leather biker jacket with a contrasting fur collar, a sheer black embroidered feather hem dress and black towering platform boots.