Most memorable MTV VMAs moments

Published On: Aug 22 2013 10:56:04 PM CDT   Updated On: Jul 01 2014 01:00:00 AM CDT

Since the very first MTV Video Music Awards 30 years ago in 1984, the show has always provided memorable moments. Ahead of the 2014 edition, set for August 24, 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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