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MTV VMAs 2016: 20 Best and Worst Moments

Beyonce’s stunning ‘Lemonade’ spectacle, Kanye’s rambling speech, all four of Rihanna’s medleys and more highs and lows from MTV’s Video Music Awards

MTV's 33rd annual Video Music Awards was intended to be the Rihanna show – since the 28-year-old entertainer was receiving the Video Vanguard Award and was programmed to perform four career-spanning medleys throughout the evening. But it turned into a Beyoncé mini-concert when she and her crew performed an epic medley of songs from Lemonade that left everyone with dropped jaws. Here's the highs and lows from a night of no-show celebs, anticlimactic reinventions and divas in the spotlight.

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