Red was the unofficial color-to-wear of the 2017 MTV VMAs, with countless crimson looks hitting the famous blue carpet and the stage at The Forum in Los Angeles on Sunday (Aug. 27). Below, we highlight 12 of the best red-hot looks of the night.
Kendrick Lamar donned an all-red ensemble during his fiery opening performance of hits “Humble” and “DNA.”
Vanessa Hudgens was blazing hot in a sheer, ruffled Yanina gown and red sandals with complementing red sparkly eye makeup.
Julia Michaels performed in a custom OLIMA low-cut ruffled mini-dress and black booties.
Lauren Jauregui of Fifth Harmony chose a sleek Cushnie Et Ochs Fall 2016 scarlet cutout gown.
Lil Mama smoldered in a head-to-toe custom Michael Costello Spring/Summer ’18 gown with matching sandals and bird-cage accessory as she freed a live bird representing freedom on the blue carpet.
DJ Khaled made an outfit change into a red monogrammed Louis Vuitton bomber.
Ed Sheeran performed his hit-single “Shape of You” in a casual scarlet button-down.
Alessia Cara gave an emotional performance as she stripped down out of a glam figure-hugging gown to her simplest form.