Hosted by Kevin Hart, MTV helf on Thursday evening (September 6) the 2012 VMAs live from the Staples Center arena in Los Angeles! Performers on this year's edition were; Alicia Keys - who hands down had the best show with the debut live performance of "Girl On Fire", Lil' Wayne, Frank Ocean, Green Day, One Direction, Rihanna, Taylor Swift, Rihanna, and Pink. Big winners of the night were British boyband One Direction who took home three awards including "Best New Artist", and Bajan princess Rihanna who was deservedly proclaimed ruler of the "Video of the Year" category for "We Found Love".
Which was your favorite performance?
- The Veronicas Strut For Their Lives In "If You Love Someone" Music Video
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- Leona Lewis Teases Amazing Adele-Esque New Song: Watch
- Watch: Rihanna Shoots "Secret" Footage with Fans In Paris
- Interscope Confirms New Ellie Goulding & Carly Rae Jepsen Singles for Early 2015
- Nicki Minaj Talks Jay-Z Inspiring "The Pinkprint" Title on "The View"
- Hear Preview of Lana Del Rey and Her Ex-Boyfriend Barrie O'Neill's Duet "Riverside"
- Lady Gaga Brings "Cheek to Cheek" to "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon": Interview + Performances
- Watch Michael Bublé & Ariana Grande Cover "Santa Claus Is Coming To Town" on NBC's "Christmas In New York"
- New Music: Chris Brown & Tyga - 'Ayo'
- New Music: Wiz Khalifa - 'Smoke Chambers'
- Surprise: Kendrick Lamar Is Interviewed, Performs Brand New Song on "Colbert Report"
- Nicki Minaj Talks Unflattering High School Photo In Interview, Slays "Bed of Lies" on "Jimmy Fallon"
- Bruno Mars, Ed Sheeran, Meghan Trainor & More Stars Perform on "The Voice" Season 7 Grand Finale