The 2013 MTV Europe Music Awards celebrated the biggest names in the pop industry with predictable twerk-heavy and jaw-dropping ceiling-hanging performances.
Held at the Ziggo Dome in Amsterdam, Netherlands, the 2013 EMAs show also makes headlines for the fashion and red carpet appearances. Let’s have a look at the best and worst celebrity outfits from the 2013 MTV EMAs!
2013 MTV EMAs Style: Lady vs Vamp Katy Perry
Pop Queen Katy Perry arrived to the event wearing a ladylike satin dress from the Zac Posen resort 2014 collection. She accessorized with Charlotte Olympia blush satin platform sandals and a bejeweled Dolce & Gabbana headband.
After her amazing performance, Katy changed into a completely different outfit consisting of a black mesh dress and strappy sandals.
Nominated for Best Pop and Best Female act, Katy Perry took home the award for the latter.
2013 MTV EMAs Shocking but Not Really: Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus hit up the 2013 MTV EMAs red carpet wearing a rather statement-making outfit. Her barely-there dress featured dead rappers Tupac Shakur and Notorious BIG with the message ‘Please Stop Violence’. She paired the dress with Tom Ford checkerboard tigh-high boots.
Miley later changed and wore a skin-tight metallic space suit for her ‘We Can’t Stop’ performance, and raunchy white bodysuit to perform ‘Wrecking Ball’. With four nominations – Best Pop, Best Female, Best US Act and Best Video for ‘Wrecking Ball’, – Miley Cyrus took home the Best Video award and made sure she’ll be talked about whipping out a joint while accepting her award and lighting it on stage.
2013 EMAs Sexy Red Carpet Style: Rita Ora & Iggy Azalea
Rita Ora arrived tot he 2013 MTV EMAs all leggy and gorgeous in a sexy black number from the Calvin Klein Collection. She added a pair of strappy sandals, gold jewelry and grillz.
Australian songwriter and rapper Iggy Azalea wore a dress similar to Rita Ora’s, although a tad more risque. Sexy slits and revealing cut-outs made sure all eyes were on her while walking the 2013 EMAs red carpet.
MTV EMA 2013 Red Carpet: Ariana Grande & Laura Whitmore
For her MTV EMA outfit, Ariana Grande opted for a pale corset dress with black lace details from Mikael D. Black pumps and a high ponytail coiff finish off her look.
TV personality Laura Whitmore hit up the MTV EMAs 2013 wearing a spectacular dress from the Fyodor Golan fall 2013 collection, which she accessorized with strappy platform pumps and sexy, tousled hair.
Songstress Ellie Goulding went with a Dolce & Gabbana sheer lace dress for the 2013 MTV EMAs. Nominated for the Best UK/Irish act, Ellie lost the award to One Direction.
Another mentionable stand-out at the 2013 MTV EMAs is Australian stunner Shanina Shaik. She model showed off her stunning dress in a long sleeve gold beaded dress paired with nude peep-toe pumps.
TV presented Louise Roe brought a little sunshine to the event with her colorful Mara Hoffman spring 2014 dress.
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