The 2021 MTV VMAs rocked Brooklyn, New York’s Barclays Center on Sunday night, but the show wasn’t just about the jaw-dropping performances! Some of our favorite superstar couples walked the red carpet at this year’s awards show where they served up some serious looks and got carried away on the PDA.
From Travis Barker and Kourtney Kardashian to Swizz Beatz and Alicia Keys, meet the cutest couples of the night.
Machine Gun Kelly and Megan Fox couldn’t hold hands as they posed for photos along the VMA’s red carpet. Stunned fox in an embroidered illusion dress by Mugler, from the Spring / Summer 2021 collection, designed by Casey Cadwallader. The striking number revealed silver underwear and showed off Fox’s toned physique.
Kelly, meanwhile, dressed for the occasion in a custom crimson-patterned tuxedo that he paired with silver and gemstone facial embellishments and black dress shoes.
Barker and Kardashian made their red carpet debut at Sunday night’s awards show. The reality TV star looked chic in a long-sleeved, off-the-shoulder leather mini dress with lace-up details, while Travis showed off his tattoos by going shirtless on the carpet. Instead, he paired a black spiked jacket with matching black pants and cool hues.
Keys and her husband, Swizz Beatz, real name Kasseem Daoud Dean, beamed as they posed on the carpet in their hometown of New York. The couple went sporty chic with Keys donning a black and white bomber jacket over a black bodysuit, while the producer and rapper opted for black and green sweatpants which he paired with a black turtleneck and black quilted waistcoat. .
Avril Lavigne and Mod Sun made their red carpet debut as a couple at the star-studded event. The couple showed up hand in hand in costumes to match their punk rock personalities. The couple’s first red carpet appearance also marked Lavigne’s first time on a red carpet in nearly two years.
Justin Bieber returned to the VMA scene for the first time in six years to kick off the Sunday show, and received a lot of public support from his beloved wife, Hailey Bieber. During his acceptance speech after winning the Artist of the Year award, he also congratulated his wife and used his time on stage to tell her he loves her.
Before the show, Ja Rule and his wife Aisha Atkins were all smiles as they walked the red carpet and smiled for the cameras. The couple – who have been married for 20 years and share three children – looked chic in all-black ensembles and walked together holding hands around the room.
During the show, Camila Cabello delivered a lavishly retro and visually stunning performance of her latest single, “Don’t Go Yet,” and her boyfriend, Shawn Mendes, was spotted by adorable fans dancing with her performance from the across from the theater – and it couldn’t have been cuter.
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Avril Lavigne and boyfriend Mod Sun make their red carpet debut at the VMAs
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