MTV Video Music Awards 2014

Is There a VMAs Love Curse?

Looking back at the romance track records of Miley & Liam, Robin & Paula and these other couples, all signs point to yes

BRITNEY SPEARS & JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE

Fans went crazy when pop music's reigning prince and princess, Timberlake and Spears, went public during the September 2000 VMAs, confirming months of speculation surrounding their relationship. But the love didn't last forever: The pop pair split in 2002 and, later that same year, Timberlake came out with "Cry Me a River," widely speculated to be a dig against his ex for her cheating heart.