Every year, MTV's VMAs grabs headlines with its star-studded guest list of A-listers, ridiculously OTT live performances and eyeball-bursting red carpet antics. Of course, 2017 was no exception, and the awards show had a strong political element to it this year, hardly surprising given the turbulent times we're living in.

The VMAs responded to Donald Trump's recent ban on transgender military personnel by inviting a selection of trans people serving in the military.

Of course, it wouldn't be the VMAs without a bucketload of ostentatious outfits. The combination of red carpet entrances, on-stage performances and after-show parties gives celebs the chance to flex in outrageous outfits.

Here's a quick roundup of who wore it best this year.

Lil’ Yachty Comes Through With the Prep

Kendrick Killed It in the Cortez

...and Prada

Chance Was Rap's Big Bird

Gucci Wore Gucci

Tasteful as Ever, Jared

Jeremy and Jared Wore an Onslaught of Sequins

...and so did Cardi B

Uzi Wore Dior

...and Hit the Stage in Balenciaga Boots

Nicki Looked Like Barbie

Issa Suit

Ferg Kept it Clean

Quavo's Jacket Tho

DJ Khaled's Son had Custom Gucci

Machine Gun Kelly Turned Up In Thom Browne

Katy Perry Killed It In Some Sculpted Couture

...and Then Blinded Us With This

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