MTV Video Music Awards 2013

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?

REINVENT YOURSELF: CHECK!

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.