updated 08/25/2015 AT 8:16 PM ET
•originally published 09/04/2012 AT 10:00 AM ET
Whether you watched it for the drama (Rob Pattinson! Chris Brown vs. Drake!) or for the performances (Pink! Green Day! Taylor Swift!), PEOPLE readers tuned in to our annual VMA live blog to chat about MTV’s biggest night. The moon men have been handed out, but you can still relive the fun! Take a look back at what readers loved and hated – and don’t forget to come back next year!