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 - Puff Daddy 1997
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1997: Puff Daddy performs an emotional version of his hit single "I'll Be Missing You" in memory of the recently murdered Notorious B.I.G., bringing along Biggie's widow, Faith Evans, R&B group 112 and Sting, who sings the song's sample of his original vocals from The Police's "Every Breath You Take."

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