We know that 'VMA awards' is like saying 'PIN number'. But what's a little grammatical licence between fans of Miley Cyrus's twerking, One Direction's smouldering looks and Lady Gaga's bonkerness? Here are some of the most memorable moments from the 2013 MTV VMAs - in GIF form...
Miley Cyrus twerks
Miley Cyrus has fun with a foam finger
Miley Cyrus gets her tongue out
Will Smith and family react to Miley Cyrus (possibly)
Lady Gaga is revealed
Lady Gaga does aerobics
Taylor Swift tells One Direction to "shut the f*** up"
N'Sync are reunited
Justin Timberlake smiles modestly
Taylor Swift wins
Zayn and Harry look enigmatic
Lady Gaga dances in the crowd
Katy Perry closes the show
And heading to an after-party, Lady Gaga refuses to open her own car door