The 2013 MTV Video Music Awards were chock-full of shocking moments and showstopping performances, from 'N Sync's much-anticipated reunion to Miley Cyrus' dirty dancing with Robin Thicke. Here's a look at those and other memorable moments from inside Brooklyn's Barclays Center -- and beyond
Keeping Up With Kanye
Kanye West surprised the audience at the VMAs with an unannounced performance of his new track "Blood on the Leaves." The artsy show -- introduced by Jared Leto -- was the rapper's first since the birth of his daughter, North West, with girlfriend Kim Kardashian, who cheered on her man via Twitter. "Best performance of the night @kanyewest!!!!!!!!!!" she wrote.