Nicki Minaj And Taylor Swift Open MTV VMAs With Duet

Nicki Minaj MTV VMAs 2015

Nicki and Taylor Swift's performance was followed by A$AP Rocky, Pharrell, and more.

Nicki Minaj and Taylor Swift joined forces to kick off the MTV VMA Awards, following their well-publicised Twitter feud.

The rapper began with a lively performance of her latest single ‘Trimi Dem Girls’, before Swift joined her on the stage for ‘The Night Is Still Young’ and ‘Bad Blood’.

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Other notable performances on the night included The Weeknd’s fiery rendition of his hit single ‘Can’t Feel My Face’, which even had Kanye West dancing in the audience.

A$AP Rocky also hit the stage alongside rock band Twenty One Pilots for an amazing mashup of genres.

They performed ‘At.Long.Last.A$AP’ hits ‘Ms’ and ‘L$D’, before transitioning into Twenty one Pilot tracks ‘HeavyDirtySoul’ and ‘Lane Boy’ 

Pharrell also hit the stage for an energetic performance of his new single ‘Freedom’. 

The 42-year-old had the impossible job of following-up Kanye West's announcement that he will run for presidency, but he pulled it off.

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