2 Chainz gets serious on the carpet at the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards held at Madison Square Garden on Sunday (August 28) in New York City.
The 38-year-old rapper was joined on the carpet by Chance the Rapper, who was rocking a pair of overalls and struck some funny poses.
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Later in the evening, Chance‘s friend Future took to the stage for a performance and Chance couldn’t help but dance along.
“This is what pure happiness looks like, in case you were wondering #VMAs,” MTV wrote on their Twitter along with a video of Chance in the audience.
Make sure to watch the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards, airing TONIGHT at 9/8c on MTV!
Rihanna hits the stage for the opening performance at the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards held at Madison Square Garden on Sunday (August 28) in New York City.
The 28-year-old singer is performing four times throughout the night as she is the recipient of this year’s Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award.
For the first performance, she danced to “Don’t Stop the Music” and then sang “We Found Love” and “Where Have You Been.”
Stay tuned for more coverage of the VMAs all night long, including Rihanna‘s next three performances.
Rihanna Performs “We Found Love” and “Where Have You Been”
FYI: Rihanna is wearing a custom Hood By Air. look, Hearts on Fire diamond necklace, and Lydia Courteille ruby rings.
Halsey leaves little to the imagination in a sheer number at the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards held at Madison Square Garden on Sunday (August 28) in New York City.
The 21-year-old singer is set to perform “Closer” with The Chainsmokers during the show!
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“Who is excited to see our VMA performance tonight with @halsey ?? Wish us luck!” the band tweeted.
Just last week, Halsey and The Chainsmokers‘s hit song jumped from the sixth spot to the number one spot on the Billboard Hot 100!
FYI: Halsey is wearing a Noudar diamond hand chain and Harry Kotlar diamond rings.