MTV Video Music Awards: The Best & Boldest Moments

From a stage-crashing Kanye West to touching Michael Jackson tributes to Lady Gaga's outrageous looks, see the must-see moments from the VMAs (14 Photos)

Ali Gray on Sep 13, 2009 at 10:47PM

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MTV Video Music Awards: The Best & Boldest Moments

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Lady Gaga's Passionate Performance

Call it what you want, but Lady Gaga sure knows how to put on a show. The "Paparazzi" singer took her obsessive song to the next level by singing, dancing and playing piano and then "bleeding" to death before being strung up above the stage.  The number may have been a little gruesome at the end, but Gaga secured her place as the most provocative performer of the night.

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