Backstage Was Even Crazier Than the Show
KISSES FOR THE MISSES
Donning a floral-print dress, Rita Ora puckers up for a friend.
LADIES IN GOLD
Something tells us this is the start of a booty … we mean, beautiful friendship – right, Nicki and Kim?
Kylie Jenner and boyfriend Tyga share a silly moment from the front row.
PARTY IN THE U.S.A.
Taylor Swift's dance moves are contagious! The Video of the Year Award winner and her "Bad Blood" co-stars groove along to the VMA performances, per usual.
Bella Thorne and boyfriend Gregg Sulkin introduce themselves to Straight Outta Compton star (and Ice Cube's look-alike son) O'Shea Jackson, Jr.
At the top of the show, Miley Cyrus attempts to out-selfie Ellen's Oscars selfie with a motley crew.
DANCE LIKE NOBODY'S WATCHING
Kanye West, who received the Video Vanguard Award, is caught having a moment during The Weeknd's performance.
Newfound friends? Britney Spears joins Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars for a celebration of their VMAs win.
CIRCLE OF FRIENDS
To be a fly on the wall as Jared Leto and Miley Cyrus squeeze in a colorful chat backstage.