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Lady Gaga opens 2013 MTV VMA awards

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(FOX NEWS) – The MTV Music Awards kicks off with Lady Gaga.

The always controversial singer opening the show with her latest single “applause.”

The diva wearing a white head piece and going through several wardrobe and wig changes.

The awards show celebrates the year’s best videos and artists.

This year it’s taking place in the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.

Singers like Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke will be performing.

Picture: “Courtesy of MTV”