Show-Stoppers: Highlights From the 2013 MTV VMAs

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  • Kanye West
  • Kanye West
  • Lady Gaga
  • Miley Cyrus
  • Robin Thicke
  • Iggy Azalea, Lil Kim
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  • Taylor Swift, Daft Punk, Pharrell
  • Kevin Hart
  • NSYNC
  • Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
  • Rihanna
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  • Drake

Kanye West

First up is Yeezy's contrasting performance: instead of performing (as expected) the high-energy, dogs-out "Black Skinhead," West went for the remarkably minimalist "Blood on the Leaves," which was as moody as we've ever seen 'Ye.

(Photo: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for MTV)

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