The 2013 MTV Video Music Awards show is on its way Sunday and that means a carpet full of celebrities in fancy outfits.
Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, Miley Cyrus, Lady Gaga, Drake and others are set to perform some of their hit songs for millions of people.
Everyone thinks this event is about the music, but that’s only second to the terrible outfits that designers and publicists have told the artists to wear. The pre-shows are almost as important as the events themselves because the only question is what the star is wearing.
Sometimes the answer to that question is unknown. Lady Gaga, Britney Spears and all of the big name singers have worn something that is more of a Halloween costume than designer garb.
Years of quirky outfits have been immortalized on camera. But what can you really expect from a ceremony that gives out a little astronaut as a prize?
Here are 20 outfits that made audiences ‘heads and stomachs turn.