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MTV Video Music Awards

Jennifer Lopez performs. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Jennifer Lopez performs. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Jennifer Lopez performs. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Joe Perry, Steven Tyler and Post Malone perform. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Joe Perry, Steven Tyler and Post Malone perform. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Joe Perry, Steven Tyler and Post Malone perform. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Madonna speaks during a tribute to the late singer Aretha Franklin. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Madonna speaks during a tribute to the late singer Aretha Franklin. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Madonna speaks during a tribute to the late singer Aretha Franklin. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Nicki Minaj poses backstage with her Best Hip-Hop Video award for Chun-Li. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Nicki Minaj poses backstage with her Best Hip-Hop Video award for Chun-Li. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Nicki Minaj poses backstage with her Best Hip-Hop Video award for Chun-Li. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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Ariana Grande performs God Is a Woman. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Ariana Grande performs God Is a Woman. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Ariana Grande performs God Is a Woman. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Jennifer Lopez accepts the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Jennifer Lopez accepts the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Jennifer Lopez accepts the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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21 Savage and Post Malone pose backstage with the Song of the Year award for Rockstar. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

21 Savage and Post Malone pose backstage with the Song of the Year award for Rockstar. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

21 Savage and Post Malone pose backstage with the Song of the Year award for Rockstar. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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Maluma performs Felices los 4. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Maluma performs Felices los 4. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Maluma performs Felices los 4. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Logic performs One Day. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Logic performs One Day. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Logic performs One Day. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Travis Scott performs a medley. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Travis Scott performs a medley. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Travis Scott performs a medley. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Cardi B, Jennifer Lopez and DJ Khaled accept the Best Collaboration award for Dinero. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Cardi B, Jennifer Lopez and DJ Khaled accept the Best Collaboration award for Dinero. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Cardi B, Jennifer Lopez and DJ Khaled accept the Best Collaboration award for Dinero. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Camila Cabello poses backstage with her awards for Artist of the Year and Video of the Year for Havana. 

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Camila Cabello poses backstage with her awards for Artist of the Year and Video of the Year for Havana. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Camila Cabello poses backstage with her awards for Artist of the Year and Video of the Year for Havana. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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Brendon Urie of Panic! at the Disco performs High Hopes. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Brendon Urie of Panic! at the Disco performs High Hopes. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Brendon Urie of Panic! at the Disco performs High Hopes. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Nicki Minaj, accompanied by Kevin Hart, accepts the Best Hip Hop award. 

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Nicki Minaj, accompanied by Kevin Hart, accepts the Best Hip Hop award. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Nicki Minaj, accompanied by Kevin Hart, accepts the Best Hip Hop award. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Shawn Mendes performs In My Blood. 

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Shawn Mendes performs In My Blood. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Shawn Mendes performs In My Blood. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Madonna speaks during a tribute to the late singer Aretha Franklin. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Madonna speaks during a tribute to the late singer Aretha Franklin. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Madonna speaks during a tribute to the late singer Aretha Franklin. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Willy William accepts the Best Latin award for Mi Gente. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Willy William accepts the Best Latin award for Mi Gente. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Willy William accepts the Best Latin award for Mi Gente. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Ryan Tedder performs One Day. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Ryan Tedder performs One Day. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Ryan Tedder performs One Day. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Bebe Rexha and Rita Ora pose backstage. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Bebe Rexha and Rita Ora pose backstage. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Bebe Rexha and Rita Ora pose backstage. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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Post Malone and Steven Tyler perform. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Post Malone and Steven Tyler perform. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Post Malone and Steven Tyler perform. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Jennifer Lopez performs. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Jennifer Lopez performs. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Jennifer Lopez performs. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Anna Kendrick and Blake Lively. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Anna Kendrick and Blake Lively. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Anna Kendrick and Blake Lively. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Maluma performs Felices los 4. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Maluma performs Felices los 4. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Maluma performs Felices los 4. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Kevin Hart and Tiffany Haddish host. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Kevin Hart and Tiffany Haddish host. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Kevin Hart and Tiffany Haddish host. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Jennifer Lopez performs. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Jennifer Lopez performs. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Jennifer Lopez performs. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Nicki Minaj accepts the Best Hip Hop award. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Nicki Minaj accepts the Best Hip Hop award. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Nicki Minaj accepts the Best Hip Hop award. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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21 Savage and Post Malone pose backstage with the Song of the Year award for Rockstar. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

21 Savage and Post Malone pose backstage with the Song of the Year award for Rockstar. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

21 Savage and Post Malone pose backstage with the Song of the Year award for Rockstar. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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Jennifer Lopez accepts the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award as presenter Shawn Mendes applauds. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Jennifer Lopez accepts the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award as presenter Shawn Mendes applauds. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Jennifer Lopez accepts the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award as presenter Shawn Mendes applauds. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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(L-R) The Backstreet Boys, Howie Dorough, Nick Carter, Brian Littrell, AJ McLean, and Kevin Richardson, pose backstage. 

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(L-R) The Backstreet Boys, Howie Dorough, Nick Carter, Brian Littrell, AJ McLean, and Kevin Richardson, pose backstage. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

(L-R) The Backstreet Boys, Howie Dorough, Nick Carter, Brian Littrell, AJ McLean, and Kevin Richardson, pose backstage. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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Camila Cabello accepts the Video of The Year award for Havana, next to Madonna. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Camila Cabello accepts the Video of The Year award for Havana, next to Madonna. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Camila Cabello accepts the Video of The Year award for Havana, next to Madonna. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Maluma performs Felices los 4. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Maluma performs Felices los 4. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Maluma performs Felices los 4. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Shawn Mendes performs In My Blood. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Shawn Mendes performs In My Blood. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Shawn Mendes performs In My Blood. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Jennifer Lopez performs a medley. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Jennifer Lopez performs a medley. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Jennifer Lopez performs a medley. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Cardi B arrives. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Cardi B arrives. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Cardi B arrives. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez arrive. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez arrive. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez arrive. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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