Ten hottest show performances
As if donning barely visible outfits weren’t enough, these musicians stepped up their performances with sexy gadgets, including twerking against their collaborators.
AceShowbiz – One of the things fans have been waiting for when it comes to the awards shows is the spectacular performances from the stars. The stars did not hesitate to put on magnificent performances on big nights and sometimes they went too far in hitting the stages with racy performances.
As if donning barely visible outfits weren’t enough, these musicians stepped up their performances with sexy gadgets. This included twerking against back dancers or even their collaborators. They also put their lips together on the stage, much to the shock of the audience. Some of them also received negative feedback for the sassy performances which some called inappropriate.
Check out the 10 hottest performances of the awards ceremony that managed to get all the spectators excited.
1. Rihanna and Britney Spears – 2011 Billboard Music Awards
Rihanna and Britney spears were asked to launch the 2011 Billboard Music Awards. Rih began the performance of her single “S&M” in a white bondage-inspired outfit and jeweled handcuffs. Britney then joined in an equally sexy outfit, although she opted for a black outfit.
While singing, the two stars stepped up the sexy performance even further by performing a pole dance. At the end of the performance, the two singers found themselves in the center of the stage and had a fun pillow fight.
2. Christina Aguilera, Pink, Mya, Lil ‘Kim, Patti Labelle and Missy Elliott – 2002 Grammy Awards
Christina aguilera, Pink, Mya, Lil ‘kim, Patti Labelle and Missy ElliottThe performance of “Lady Marmalade” at the 2002 Grammy Awards left audiences breathless. As they showed off their skills while performing Patti’s classic, the ladies took to the stage donning colorful dresses.
Towards the end of the scene, Christina, Pink, Lil ‘Kim and Mya took off their dresses to reveal their toddler outfits. Patti herself then joined them as she emerged in style. Dressed in a red dress, the music legend flaunted her sung voice, perfectly hitting the high notes.
3. Lady GaGa – Grammy Awards 2011
Lady GagaEqually scorching was the performance at the 53rd Grammy Awards in 2011. While performing her hit song “Born This Way”, the controversial singer arrived on stage in a giant egg white wearing a barely tinted translucent poly suit.
For the show, she was joined by male and female back dancers who also wore matching outfits. At the end of the performance, the dancers took off their outfits, leaving them in naked underwear.
4. Rose – Grammy Awards 2010
Pink went on to deliver another sexy performance while gracing the stage at the 2010 Grammy Awards. Her haunting performance of “Glitter in the Air” managed to make headlines as it was the most discussed moment of the night.
During the performance, Pink offered a fabulous high-flying trapeze act. To make things more dramatic, the hitmaker “Just Give Me a Reason” was soaked in water before spinning beautifully in the air. “For me, it was when everyone got up at the end,” Pink said of the wacky performance. “I’m almost trying to make sure I breathe a little more than usual so people know my mic is on.”
5. Rihanna and Drake – Grammy Awards 2011
Rihanna and DuckThe 2011 Grammy performance didn’t arrive until after 11 p.m. that night likely because their performance was too scorching for prime time. The two musicians joined forces in a scorching performance of “What’s My Name” which included swirling hips and alluring dancing.
The Toronto rapper opted for a black leather jacket, boots, sweater and cargo pants. Meanwhile, Rih dressed sexy in a short, jeweled red outfit that matched her hair. The fiery performance saw Drake flirt with the hitmaker “Umbrella” as they danced while rubbing against each other.
6. Beyonce and Jay-Z – Grammy Awards 2014
The 56th Grammy Awards in 2014 opened with a racy performance by Beyonce Knowles and Jay Z. On the big night, the powerful couple took the stage to sing their R&B anthem “Drunk in Love” on Beyonce’s eponymous album.
For the performance, the “Lemonade” singer dressed in black Saint Laurent tights, a custom bra she paired with the La Perla collared body and Carle’s Nichole bodysuit. Apparently stuck with the song’s title, the couple danced a sassy dance to the point of being criticized online for being too intimate in public.
7. Nicki Minaj – MTV VMA 2014
Nicki Minaj brought the heat to the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards with her performance of her hit song “Anaconda”. Dressed in a tight green sequined outfit, the Young Money wife twerked her stuff as she performed the racy track in a jungle-themed scene.
At one point, the lovely Trinidadian lied on the floor as one of the back dancers was above her and pushed her hips towards Nicki. That aside, Nicki also had Waldrobe dysfunction that night during her performance of “Bang Bang” alongside Ariana Grande and Jessie J as she took the stage with her dress unzipped.
8. Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion – 2021 Grammy Awards
Cardi B and Megan Thee stallion grabbed the headlines with their racy rendition of their controversial 2021 Grammy song “WAP”. For the performance, Cardi and Megan went for a futuristic look rocking skimpy metallic outfits, gargantuan stripper heels and bed accessories.
During the sassy show, the collaborators twerked and danced sexually. The dance also included them by opening their legs. At one point, the two raptors crawled and made a hip thrusting motion towards each other. While some found it entertaining, others criticized hitmaker “Bodak Yellow” and artist “Good News” for the alleged inappropriate stage performance for a live television show.
9. Miley Cyrus – MTV VMA 2013
When it comes to a scorching award-winning performance, Miley Cyrus ‘savage performance at the 2013 MTV VMAs. Wearing a silver bodycon, the former Disney sweetheart took the stage to sing her song “We Can’t Stop”. The singer then stripped down to a nude outfit before joining Robin thicke to execute “Blurred lines”.
Miley could be seen seductively sticking her tongue out at Robin throughout the performance. As if that wasn’t enough, Miley also twerked against Robin and did a nasty hip dance in front of the crowd. The scorching performance prompted Parents Television Council to accuse MTV of “falsely manipulating the content classification” for its program, encouraging children to watch “adult material.”
10. Britney Spears and Madonna – MTV VMA 2003
Back in 2003, Britney spears and Madonna sparked a chatter when they shared a kiss while performing at the 2003 MTV VMAs. The controversial kiss took place when the couple and Christina Aguilera performed together. In fact, the “Toxic” singer wasn’t the only one to receive a passionate kiss from Madonna as Madonna also tightened her lips with Christina, although the camera turned to Justin timberlake when that happened.
Addressing the issue in a 2018 SiriusXM radio interview, Christina said Andy cohen, “It was weird. They cut to get Justin’s reaction. It was a cheap shot.” She went on to say, “I saw the paper the next day and I was like, ‘Oh, well, I guess I got kicked out of that one.’ ”