The Craziest TRL Outfits Ever, From Beyoncé's Crystal 'Bootylicious' Belt to Jennifer Lopez's Juicy Track Suit and Beyond!

ICYMI: MTV has heard your cries for early aughts nostalgia, so the network is bringing back its highly popular, music(?)-driven show, Total Request Live! In honor of the return this October, we're looking back at some of the artists who hit the Big Apple stage from 1998 to 2008 with their head-turning, jaw-dropping and just down right ~amazing~ outfits

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MADONNA, 2000

Madonna Visits MTV's "TRL" - Febuary 5, 2000
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Madonna wants YOU! to wear more leather.

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BEYONCE, 2001

MTV TRL: Destiny's Child
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Your body will always be too bootylicious for us (babe).

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DESTINY'S CHILD (2001)

MTV TRL: Destiny's Child
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Flight to NYC: $500. Glam Squad: $2,000. Wearing a custom Tina Knowles' costume: priceless.

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Jennifer Lopez, 2002

MTV TRL: Jennifer Lopez & B2K
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JLo's Juicy tracksuit was what our early-aught fashion dreams where made of. As for wearing it with one pant leg pulled up, only Jenny from the Block could pull that off.

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BRITNEY SPEARS (2002/2003/2003/2003)

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And the winner is: Britney Spears' abs.

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KATIE HOLMES, 2002

MTV TRL: Katie Holmes & Eve
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Those boot-cut jeans are definitely straight out of Joey Potter's closet.

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CHRISTINA AGUILERA (2000/2004)

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The chameleon didn't only switch up her style over the years, she played with her hair color too.

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JESSICA SIMPSON (2003/2004)

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Her boots are made for walking ...and her hair is full of secrets.

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ASHLEE SIMPSON, 2004

Ashlee Simpson MTV's TRL - Total Request Live - show
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There is so much to unpack about this lewk, that we'll just let you stare at it for a while.

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ASHLEY AND MARY-KATE OLSEN, 2004

Rachel Bilson and Mary-Kate and Ashley Olson on MTV's TRL
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Their hemlines may have gotten longer, but their heels definitely haven't gotten any higher.

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RIHANNA, 2005

Rihanna and Jamie Lynn Spears Visit MTV's "TRL" - September 6, 2005
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Once a risk-taker, always a risk-taker.

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KELLY CLARKSON, 2005

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We're not sure what style move is more polarizing: the pants tucked into her boots or the crochet pot-holder top.

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DAKOTA FANNING, 2005

MTV TRL With Madonna
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Whether it's Limited Too or Rodarte, Dakota always turns up in style.

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ALICIA KEYS, 2006

Alicia Keys, Evangeline Lilly, Josh Lucas and the Cast of "Glory Road" Visit MTV's "TRL" - January 11, 2006
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We wonder if you had to show your abs before getting through security at TRL studios.

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MANDY MOORE, 2006

Mandy Moore and Missy Elliott Visit MTV's "TRL" - April 19, 2006
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Bermuda shorts + Sequin Sweatshirts = This Is Us (in 2006)

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CARMEN ELECTRA, 2006

MTV TRL Presents Alicia Keys, Jeremy Piven, Ryan Reynolds & Carmen Electra
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She's always been a star.

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LINDSAY LOHAN, 2007

MTV TRL Presents Co-host Rihanna, Lindsay Lohan, and Kelly Clarkson
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2007 was a time before high-waisted jeans were a thing.

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CAMERON DIAZ, 2007

MTV Presents Co-Host Rihanna, Cameron Diaz, Ciara & Mims
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There's now doubt that Diaz could still make this denim dress look cool.

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KIM KARDASHIAN, 2007

MTV TRL Presents Cassidy, Swizz Beats And Kim Kardashian
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Dash Doll 4-ever.

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FERGIE, 2007

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The singer hit the TRL stage twice in 2007, and she made sure to wear all the trends.

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MARIAH CAREY, 2008

Mariah Carey, Luke Ford, Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly and Shwayze Visit MTV's "TRL" - July 22, 2008
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Something tells us Mimi still has this rainbow mini in her closet and would wear it on her next date night.

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KATY PERRY, 2008

Miranda Cosgrove, Solange Knowles, Plies and Ne Yo Visit MTV's "TRL" - June 9, 2008
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Bish stole my look.

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JESSICA ALBA, 2008

MTV TRL Presents Jessica Alba, Paris Hilton & Lupe Fiasco

We think this is the last time we spotted Alba in opaque tights.

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TAYLOR SWIFT, 2008

Christina Ricci, Taylor Swift, Ashanti and Mariah Carey Visit MTV's "TRL"
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If the old Taylor could come to the phone, she'd tell you boys come and go but cowboy boots are forever.

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MILEY CYRUS, 2008

Miley Cyrus, Teddy Geiger and Emma Stone Visit MTV's "TRL" - July 18, 2008
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Before Malibu Miley, there was punk rock Miley.

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