The 2013 MTV Video Music Awards were held on August 25, 2013 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Marking the 30th installment of the award show, they were the first to be held in New York City not using the venue within the borough of Manhattan. Nominations were announced on July 17, 2013. Leading the nominees were Justin Timberlake and Macklemore and Ryan Lewis with six, followed by Bruno Mars, Miley Cyrus, and Robin Thicke with four nominations.
The red carpet brought as always a lots of flashy outfits, sexy, impossible and unique. Lady Gaga came back in her own unique style, Selena Gomez shined in Atelier Versace dress while Katy Perry opted for a high dose of animal prints. Check out the red carpet gallery below…
Rihanna posed to the photographers with actor Will Smith.
Selena Gomez looked stunning in Atelier Versace dress from fall 2013 couture collection and accessorized with Lorraine Schwartz jewelry. She won the award for best pop video.
Katy Perry was dressed in animal print Emmanuel Ungaro dress and accessorized with Celine sandals.
Singer Taylor Swift shined in Herve Leger by Max Azria dress with deep cleavage. The dress was complimented with retro inspired hairstyle and burgundy red lipstick.
RNB star Ciara looked radiant in Givenchy couture dress from 2013 collection.
Rita Ora struggled with Alexandre Vauthier Couture dress while she walked down the red carpet.