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The 10 most outrageous MTV VMA moments

From Kanye and Taylor Swift to Nirvana fighting Axl Rose, lesbian kisses and much more


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Tonight sees the MTV Video Music Awards taking place in Los Angeles with yet more outrageous, shocking and headline grabbing antics sure to take place.

Hosted by comedian Kevin Hart and with performances by Nicki Minaj, Rihanna, Green Day and many more we're confident the 2012 VMAs can rival its previous efforts. However, they have got a lot to live up to.

From lesbian kisses to fist fights and on-stage protests, the VMAs history is littered with stand-out moments and some of pop cultures most unforgettable incidents of recent times. Take a look through the pictures here to remind yourself of the ten wildest right now.

David Renshaw


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