MTV Video Music Awards 2014

The VMAs Bucket List

As the rockin' awards show approaches its 30th birthday, what has it accomplished – and what does it still need to do?


At the 2000 awards, Jennifer Lopez was On the 6, fresh off legal drama with boyfriend Diddy and wearing, well, that. Nine years later, she stepped onto the VMAs carpet as a trend-setting married mom of two (having survived Bennifer) and was about to land her American Idol judging deal.