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Jennifer Lopez, Megan Fox & More Drop Jaws In Skin-Baring Outfits At This Year's VMAs: See Photos Of The Best Looks!

Sep. 13 2021, Published 11:46 a.m. ET

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Dozens of Hollywood's biggest stars flocked to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., on September 12 to attend MTV's Video Music Awards. Hosted by "Say So" singer Doja Cat, the fun night featured several dazzling performances, and of course, countless memorable outfits.

See who showed up in style, below!

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Jennifer Lopez

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Fresh off the Venice Film Festival, the superstar presented at the awards show in a crop top and short skirt that featured lace-up detailing.

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Kacey Musgraves

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Hats off to you, girl! The country crooner, who performed at the show, stood out in a purple Valentino Haute Couture dress, an ostrich feather hat and red gloves.

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Olivia Rodrigo

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The young star looked gorgeous in a strapless Versace frock. After performing her hit "Good 4 U," she took home three awards: Best New Artist, Song of the Year and Push Performance of the Year.

"My first vmas!!!! what an incredible night," she gushed on Instagram. "Thank u so much to all of u guys for making this happen. I’m the luckiest gal alive 💜🤘🏼."

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Camila Cabello

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"Love this lewk!" the "Don't Go Yet" singer declared of her pink and red dress. Boyfriend Shawn Mendes walked the carpet separately.

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Normani

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The Fifth Harmony alum took to the show in a white ensemble with a matching cropped jacket.

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Megan Fox & Machine Gun Kelly

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"I found a mermaid," the Dolce and Gabbana-clad "Bloody Valentine" singer quipped of his girlfriend's sheer Mulger dress, which she finished off with nude heels.

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Travis Barker & Kourtney Kardashian

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Date night! The reality star donned a black lace-up dress by Olivier Theysken for her and the drummer's first red carpet together.

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Billie Eilish

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Staying cozy! The "Ocean Eyes" singer wore a black long-sleeved sweater and skirt when she appeared on stage to introduce the Foo Fighters.

"I just want to say that we need to protect our young women at all costs. For real," she stated when accepting the Video For Good award. "We also need to remember that we all have power, and we have to remember to not abuse it."

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Ciara

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The mom-of-three stunned in a lace cut-out gown by Tom Ford.

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Shay Mitchell

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The Pretty Little Liars star joked that her frock was tied so tight in the back that she could barely sit down.

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Alicia Keys & Swizz Beatz

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Another coordinating couple! The singer topped her black bodysuit with a Louis Vuitton coat, while her husband wore black and green pants and a quilted jacket.

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Rita Ora

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The British star, who wore thigh-high boots and a caped ensemble, said she "had the best time introducing" her pal Ed Sheeran to the stage.

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Winnie Harlow

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The model looked comfy in a cream jacket and matching shorts by LaQuan Smith.

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Saweetie

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The rapper was the epitome of a shining star in her silver Valentino gown.

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Dixie & Charli D'Amelio

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While older sis Dixie went for a black cut-out frock, the younger TikTok star (right) opted for a bubblegum pink two-piece.

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Halle & Chloe Bailey

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Another sister act! While Halle (left) went for a daring white gown, her sibling wore a unique metallic design.

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Ashanti

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The "What's Luv?" singer stuck her leg out in an intricate, all-black outfit.

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Simone Biles

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The Olympic gymnast was all smiles in a pale pink one-shoulder dress.

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Mod Sun & Avril Lavigne

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The "Sker8r Boi" singer and her beau unsurprisingly stuck to their punk rock aesthetic.

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Paris Hilton & Kim Petras

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A day after the socialite (left) and Carter Reum celebrated their engagement, she stepped out in a short bedazzled frock alongside Kim Petras, who raised eyebrows in a latex mask and leggings.

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Madison Beer

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If you think the star's corset dress looks familiar, you're not wrong: Beyoncé wore the same get-up back in 2003!

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Doja Cat

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For her first look of the night, the awards show host wore a black bustier dress with a plum sash, thigh-high stockings and lace-up red platform heels.

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Dove Cameron

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The Disney Channel alum kept things low-key in gray for her first appearance at the awards show.

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Shawn Mendes

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White hot! The crooner wore a tank underneath his suit on the carpet before belting out his latest single, "Summer of Love."

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Lil Nas X

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The "Old Town Road" singer stepped out in lavender pants and an Atelier Versace blazer that featured a long, sparkly train.

Aside from performing "Industry Baby" and a short snippet of "Montero (Call Me By Your Name)," he took home the trophy for Video of the Year. "AND THIS ONE IS FOR THE CHAMPIONS! 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆," he declared on social media.

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Tinashe

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The singer showed off her abs in a black crop top and tan pants that were embellished with laces.

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