That’s why we’re gathering some of the best tweets of the night, and things got started off with a bang with Rihanna‘s first performance:
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├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ ├ó┼íΓÇ£├»┬╕┬ÅTrapQueen94├ó┼íΓÇ£├»┬╕┬Å (@VanillaMarie94) August 29, 2016
People were skeptical if Drake was really stuck in traffic or not!
Oh Drake is really on his way there? ├░┼╕ΓÇáΓÇö. ├░┼╕ΓÇáΓÇÖ
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ Shaun. (@_Krishaun) August 29, 2016
Everyone was wondering where they could sign up for Ariana Grande‘s spin class!
And then Kanye West debuted his music video for Fade, and people couldn’t seem to make up their minds about it!
Oh, and can we talk about Bey’s performance?!
And before we could even recover, Britney took the stage!
You can say what you want about @britneyspears and @RealGEazy too… But you can’t say they didn’t deliver ├░┼╕ΓÇÿ┬Å├░┼╕┬Å┬╝├░┼╕ΓÇÿ┬Å├░┼╕┬Å┬╝├░┼╕ΓÇÿ┬Å├░┼╕┬Å┬╝├░┼╕ΓÇÿ┬Å├░┼╕┬Å┬╝ #VMAs2016 #vmas
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ ronregus smith (@RonnieRYANbryan) August 29, 2016
Is it just me or wouldn’t Britney Spears and J-Eazy actually make a cute ass couple ├░┼╕╦£┬⌐├░┼╕╦£┬ì
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ Marielys├óΓäóΓÇ║ (@marielys_bieber) August 29, 2016
Britney Spears actually was gettin’ it on that stage. ├░┼╕ΓÇÿ┬Å├░┼╕┬Å┬╝
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ Anna (@Alapezoo) August 29, 2016
Beyonc├â┬⌐ was great and all, but Michael Phelps’ reaction to Jimmy Fallon as Ryan Lochte was the winner for me #VMAs pic.twitter.com/azUDK6Cu81
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ Breanne L. Heldman (@BreanneNYC) August 29, 2016
Michael Phelp’s face when Jimmy Fallon fall came out as Ryan Lochte was priceless..├░┼╕╦£ΓÇÜ
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ Allison Toler (@allit15) August 29, 2016
Where were you when Jimmy Fallon dragged Ryan Lochte?
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ rachel leishman (@RachelLeishman) August 29, 2016
And Drake couldn’t be any cuter as he gushed over RiRi!
Can Drake & Rihanna just get married already.? ├░┼╕╦£┬¡
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ Bran. (@Brandi_BTine) August 29, 2016
IS DRAKE GOING TO PROPOSE TO RIHANNA OMFG
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ R.O (@rahom_99) August 29, 2016
I feel like drake is about to propose to Rihanna lol
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ ashley (@_ashleyyyerin) August 29, 2016
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