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MTV Video Music Awards 2018 | Show highlights

MTV VMAs 2018 show

Ariana Grande, center, performs “God is a woman” at the MTV Video Music Awards.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Cardi B, Jennifer Lopez and DJ Khaled accept the award for collaboration.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Brad Whitford, left, and Steven Tyler, right, of Aerosmith, perform with Post Malone at the MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Maluma performs at the MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Sabrina Carpenter, from left, Amandla Stenberg and Algee Smith speak at the MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Choreographer Sherrie Silver accepts the award for video with a message on behalf of Childish Gambino for his song “This Is America” at the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Madonna presents a tribute to Aretha Franklin at the MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall. She later presented the award for video of the year.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Camila Cabello accepts the award for artist of the year at the MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall in New York.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Sinuhe Cabello, left, hugs her daughter Camila Cabello, winner of the award for artist of the year at the MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall in New York.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

James Blake performs at the MTV Video Music Awards.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Jennifer Lopez, who received the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award, performs at the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Jennifer Lopez, center, performs onstage during the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Jennifer Lopez accepts the MTV Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Travis Scott performs onstage during the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Cardi B, center, walks in the audience to accept the award for best new artist at the MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall in New York.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Liam Payne and Shanina Shaik present Willy William with the award for best Latin video during the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

AJ McLean, left, Brian Littrell, Howie Dorough, Kevin Richardson and Nick Carter of the Backstreet Boys speak at the MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Anna Kendrick, Blake Lively and The Rockettes perform at the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall in New York City.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Anna Kendrick, left, and Blake Lively speak as The Rockettes perform onstage at the MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall in New York.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Shawn Mendes performs onstage during the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Cardi B comes onstage with what looks to be a baby -- maybe her recently born baby -- but it turns out to be a moon man statue.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Ariana Grande accepts the award for best pop video for “No Tears Left to Cry.”

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Ryan Tedder and Logic perform onstage during the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Kevin Hart and Tiffany Haddish walk onstage to present an award during the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Tiffany Haddish and Kevin Hart present Nicki Minaj, right, with the award for best hip hop video during the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Jimmy Fallon introduces a performance by Panic! at the Disco at the MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Brendon Urie of Panic! At the Disco performs at the MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Ryan Tedder of OneRepublic performs “One Day” onstage at the MTV Video Music Awards.

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MTV VMAs 2018 show

Post Malone, left, and 21 Savage accept the award for song of the year for “Rockstar.”

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