News \

MTV VMA 2013 Performances: Watch Miley Cyrus, Justin Timberlake, Kanye West, and More

Also: Drake, Lady Gaga, Robin Thicke, Katy Perry, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, 2 Chainz, Bruno Mars

picture-18576-1373300776By: Marc Hogan // August 26, 2013

It’s all over but for the morning-after opinions. MTV’s 2013 Video Music Awards took place last night at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center. Justin Timberlake, Taylor Swift, and Pink led the actual award winners. We helpfully compiled the Best and Worst Moments. Some of those high- and lowlights came from the 30th annual show’s ever-splashy onstage performances, including appearances by Justin Timberlake (who briefly reunited with ‘N Sync), Miley Cyrus (who — well, if you somehow live under a rock, you can just watch below), Kanye West, Lady Gaga, Drake, and more. Not performing: Daft Punk, who did preview their “Lose Yourself to Dance” music video.

You can also watch the entire show on demand, watch MTV’s picks for the “most talked about moments,” or watch just the acceptance speeches.  

Lady Gaga, “Applause”

Miley Cyrus, Robin Thicke, and 2 Chainz, “We Can’t Stop”/”Blurred Lines”/”Give It 2 U” medley

Kanye West, “Blood on the Leaves”

Justin Timberlake (and ‘N Sync), career-spanning medley

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, “Same Love”

Bruno Mars, “Gorilla”

Drake, “Hold on We’re Going Home”/”Started From the Bottom” medley

Katy Perry, “Roar”