Watch Drake Trip on Rihanna's VMA Dress Backstage

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Drake presents Rihanna with the The Video Vanguard Award during the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards at Madison Square Garden on Aug. 28, 2016 in New York City. 

Drake definitely had a moment with Rihanna on stage while presenting her with the Video Vanguard award at Sunday night's 2016 MTV Video Music Awards. His heartfelt pledge of devotion (and love) gave the audience feels, even if it just made her roll her eyes. And when he leaned in to seemingly give her a kiss on the lips, Rih opted instead for a nice hug.

Drake Presents Rihanna with the Video Vanguard Award at the 2016 VMAs

But backstage, things got even more awkward when Drizzy suffered the ultimate awards show faux pas: he stepped on the train of her long, poufy gown. As noted by Just Jared, MTV staffer Sandra_Jay's Instragram captured the moment when Drake trips, Rihanna whoops and then he does a little jumpman move to play it off.

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