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
Ready for a Fight
Katy Perry closed out the VMAs with a fun, boxing-themed performance of her new single, "Roar," under New York City's iconic Brooklyn Bridge. (Us Weekly broke news of the unique locale the morning of the big show.) Wearing a tiger-print sports bra and silk boxing shorts adorned with shiny red flames, the pop superstar channeled her inner Rocky and had the crowd roaring with approval.