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11 Epic Grooming Moments in MTV Video Music Awards History

Beyond the antics and the outfits, there's the hair.11 Epic Grooming Moments in MTV Video Music Awards History

When it comes to awards shows, the MTV Video Music Awards have always been on the less-than-traditional end of the spectrum. From Britney and Madonna’s sloppy smooch in ‘03 to Kanye interrupting Taylor in ‘09, not to mention Courtney Love’s on-air meltdown in ‘95, Lady Gaga’s meat dress in 2010 and 2015’s instantly iconic “What’s good?” from Nicki to Miley, hardly a year has passed at the VMAs without at least a handful of buzzworthy moments emerging from the ashes. And yet, it’s not only the antics and the outfits that require recognition—the grooming also deserves a place in the spotlight. Because what’s the calendar year’s most insane ceremony without its fair share of ridiculous, non-sensical hair? Here, a look back at some of the boldest follicular moments VMA history.

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