There’s little has done in recent weeks that hasn’t courted controversy, and her VMAs performance with Robin Thicke proved no different when the singer, sporting a flesh-colored bra and panties, twerked up against the “Blurred Lines” crooner.
While accepting the Moonman for best female video, took a moment to acknowledge the man behind “I Knew You Were Trouble.” “I also want to thank the person who inspired this song, who knows exactly who he is,” she said from the stage as cameras panned to her less-than-amused ex Harry Styles. “Because now I’ve got one of these.”
Following the night’s most highly anticipated event – the return of ‘NSYNC – comedian Kevin Hart hit the stage and said the things that most people were thinking but dared not say out loud. “They were out of shape!” he cracked. “They gained some weight, didn’t they?”
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