Most memorable MTV VMAs moments ever

Published On: Dec 24 2013 03:02:41 AM CST   Updated On: Aug 28 2015 01:00:00 AM CDT

Since the very first MTV Video Music Awards 31 years ago in 1984, the show has always provided memorable moments. Ahead of the 2015 edition, set for Aug. 30, check out some of the most memorable.

MTV VMAs - MJ and NSYNC 2001
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2001: Michael Jackson (arm raised) returns to the spotlight with a surprise appearance near the end of *NSYNC's performance of "Pop." The King of Pop showed off his signature dance moves while then-*NSYNC member Justin Timberlake beat-boxed in the background.

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