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?
- Eminem – ‘Shady XV’
- New Music: Demi Lovato - "Up"
- New Music: Eminem – ‘Shady XV’ / ‘Lose Yourself’
- New Music: Iggy Azalea & Ellie Goulding - "Heavy Crown"
- The Script - "No Good In Goodbye"
- Phillip Phillips - "Unpack Your Heart"
- New Music: Selena Gomez - "Do It"
- B.o.B - "Not For Long"
- New Music: Hudson Mohawke - 'Chimes'
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- Meghan Trainor - "Lips Are Moving"
- New Music: David Guetta - "Hey Mama"
- Hozier - "From Eden"
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- New Music: Chris Brown - 'Love Me No More'