VMA Fashion: Back in Black

From Johnny Cash to Bono, AC/DC to Amy Winehouse, it's a well known fact that the world's coolest characters take their clothes like their coffee. Black. Here's a parade of stylish celebs who match their shadows on the vma runway.

Kendrick Lamar keeps it cool and stylish in a black jacket and sneakers on the 2017 red carpet.

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Kendrick Lamar keeps it cool and stylish in a black jacket and sneakers on the 2017 red carpet.

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P!nk and her family stepped out hand in hand with matching three-piece suits on the 2017 VMA red carpet.

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P!nk and her family stepped out hand in hand with matching three-piece suits on the 2017 VMA red carpet.

During the 2017 VMA red carpet, Model Amber Rose traded in her signature platinum hairstyle for a new brunette look while wearing a gorgeous sparkling gown.

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During the 2017 VMA red carpet, Model Amber Rose traded in her signature platinum hairstyle for a new brunette look while wearing a gorgeous sparkling gown.

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‘Stranger Things’ star Millie Bobby Brown looked all grown up with sleek hair and a chic black dress that showed off her amazing fashion sense on the 2017 VMA red carpet.

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‘Stranger Things’ star Millie Bobby Brown looked all grown up with sleek hair and a chic black dress that showed off her amazing fashion sense on the 2017 VMA red carpet.

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On the 2017 VMA red carpet, Demi Lovato paired a sheer lace top with sequin harem pants for a look that screams glam.

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On the 2017 VMA red carpet, Demi Lovato paired a sheer lace top with sequin harem pants for a look that screams glam.

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Amber Rose bares some skin in an all black mensware-inspired ensemble on the 2016 VMA red carpet.

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Amber Rose bares some skin in an all black mensware-inspired ensemble on the 2016 VMA red carpet.

“We Don’t Mind” rapper Kent Jones's casual all black look on the 2016 VMA Red Carpet.

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“We Don’t Mind” rapper Kent Jones's casual all black look on the 2016 VMA Red Carpet.

Ariana Grande whips her signature ponytail while rocking a playful lace crop top and dress pants on the 2016 VMA Red Carpet.

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Ariana Grande whips her signature ponytail while rocking a playful lace crop top and dress pants on the 2016 VMA Red Carpet.

Singer Travis Mills dons black boots paired perfectly with a motorcycle ready leather jacket on the 2016 VMA Red Carpet.

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Singer Travis Mills dons black boots paired perfectly with a motorcycle ready leather jacket on the 2016 VMA Red Carpet.

Kim Kardashian’s stunning semi-sheer mini-dress shows off her amazing body on the 2016 VMA Red Carpet.

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Kim Kardashian’s stunning semi-sheer mini-dress shows off her amazing body on the 2016 VMA Red Carpet.

Sean “P. Diddy” Combs looks suave in his all-black look, accented by layered gold chains on the 2016 VMA Red Carpet.

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Sean “P. Diddy” Combs looks suave in his all-black look, accented by layered gold chains on the 2016 VMA Red Carpet.

Britney Spears turns heads in her cut-out asymmetrical black dress on the 2016 VMA Red Carpet.

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Britney Spears turns heads in her cut-out asymmetrical black dress on the 2016 VMA Red Carpet.

Selena Gomez brings her elegant style to the 2015 VMA red carpet in a beautiful long sleeve body forming black dress.

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Selena Gomez brings her elegant style to the 2015 VMA red carpet in a beautiful long sleeve body forming black dress.

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Superstar "it" couple Chrissy Teigen and John Legend are a matching duo in all black from head to toe on the 2015 VMA red carpet.

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Superstar "it" couple Chrissy Teigen and John Legend are a matching duo in all black from head to toe on the 2015 VMA red carpet.

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Fashionista Rita Ora is never one to be outdone on the red carpet. Her super sexy black strappy top and feathered bottom dress were a head turner at the 2015 Video Music Awards.

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Fashionista Rita Ora is never one to be outdone on the red carpet. Her super sexy black strappy top and feathered bottom dress were a head turner at the 2015 Video Music Awards.

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The matriarch of the Kardashian klan, Kris Jenner kept it classy with an effortless black gown on the 2015 VMAs red carpet.

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The matriarch of the Kardashian klan, Kris Jenner kept it classy with an effortless black gown on the 2015 VMAs red carpet.

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During the 2015 Video Music Awards red carpet, Ciara rocked a gorgeous black tasseled dress with matching heels. Can you say hawt?!

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During the 2015 Video Music Awards red carpet, Ciara rocked a gorgeous black tasseled dress with matching heels. Can you say hawt?!

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There's nothing better than two well-dressed men! Fall Out Boy members Patrick Stump and Pete Wentz stole the 2015 VMA red carpet in their simple yet rockin' ensembles.

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There's nothing better than two well-dressed men! Fall Out Boy members Patrick Stump and Pete Wentz stole the 2015 VMA red carpet in their simple yet rockin' ensembles.

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Brit singer/songwriter FKA Twigs wowed on the 2015 VMA red carpet donning a see-through black gown.

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Brit singer/songwriter FKA Twigs wowed on the 2015 VMA red carpet donning a see-through black gown.

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Sisters Kendall and Kylie Jenner keep color coordination in the family as they stun in all-black ensembles on the 2014 VMA red carpet.

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Sisters Kendall and Kylie Jenner keep color coordination in the family as they stun in all-black ensembles on the 2014 VMA red carpet.

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Chanel Iman is runway ready for the 2014 VMA red carpet, modelling a heavy black leather Balmain frock.

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Chanel Iman is runway ready for the 2014 VMA red carpet, modelling a heavy black leather Balmain frock.

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Despite the California sun, Dylan O'Brien looks cool in dark threads and matching sunnies on the 2014 VMA red carpet.

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Despite the California sun, Dylan O'Brien looks cool in dark threads and matching sunnies on the 2014 VMA red carpet.

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Lady Gaga always brings the wow factor on the red carpet. At the 2013 VMAs, she goes goth glam in a dashing black Prabal Gurung dress.

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Lady Gaga always brings the wow factor on the red carpet. At the 2013 VMAs, she goes goth glam in a dashing black Prabal Gurung dress.

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Miley Cyrus brings a playful twist to the 2013 VMA red carpet in a bejeweled black crop top with matching leggings.

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Miley Cyrus brings a playful twist to the 2013 VMA red carpet in a bejeweled black crop top with matching leggings.

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The boys of One Direction keep their look coordinated yet individual in ultra-hip black ensembles on the 2013 VMAs red carpet.

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The boys of One Direction keep their look coordinated yet individual in ultra-hip black ensembles on the 2013 VMAs red carpet.

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In all black everything, Drake couldn't walk the 2013 VMAs red carpet without reminding everyone of his new album, 'Nothing Was The Same.'

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In all black everything, Drake couldn't walk the 2013 VMAs red carpet without reminding everyone of his new album, 'Nothing Was The Same.'

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Nothing's sweeter than seeing sweethearts Big Sean and Naya Riviera cuddled up and matching in all black on the 2013 VMAs red carpet.

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Nothing's sweeter than seeing sweethearts Big Sean and Naya Riviera cuddled up and matching in all black on the 2013 VMAs red carpet.

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Daft Punk knows how to make all black look all good. From their heads to their toes, they dazzle and shine in dark hues on the 2013 VMAs red carpet.

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Daft Punk knows how to make all black look all good. From their heads to their toes, they dazzle and shine in dark hues on the 2013 VMAs red carpet.

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Newbie Austin Mahone wows the 2013 VMAs red carpet in a dapper all black ensemble.

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Newbie Austin Mahone wows the 2013 VMAs red carpet in a dapper all black ensemble.

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The rockers of Thirty Seconds To Mars keep it cool and casual in dark tones for the 2013 VMA red carpet.

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The rockers of Thirty Seconds To Mars keep it cool and casual in dark tones for the 2013 VMA red carpet.

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Legends T-Boz and Chilli of TLC step out on the 2013 VMA red carpet looking fresher than ever in matching black 'fits.

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Legends T-Boz and Chilli of TLC step out on the 2013 VMA red carpet looking fresher than ever in matching black 'fits.

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Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi stuns on the 2013 VMA red carpet in a glamorous black dress decked out in sparkles.

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Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi stuns on the 2013 VMA red carpet in a glamorous black dress decked out in sparkles.

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Double vision! Twin sisters Miriam and Olivia Nervo steal the show in exquisite black gowns on the 2013 VMA red carpet.

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Double vision! Twin sisters Miriam and Olivia Nervo steal the show in exquisite black gowns on the 2013 VMA red carpet.

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Model Erin Wasson leaves very little to the imagination in a sheer black number on the 2013 VMA red carpet.

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Model Erin Wasson leaves very little to the imagination in a sheer black number on the 2013 VMA red carpet.

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The Wanted keeps their look coordinated in gray scale hues on the 2012 VMA red carpet.

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The Wanted keeps their look coordinated in gray scale hues on the 2012 VMA red carpet.

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The gents of Green Day keep it casual in dark hues on the 2012 VMA red carpet.

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The gents of Green Day keep it casual in dark hues on the 2012 VMA red carpet.

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Sammi Sweetheart rocks a sparkled, strapless dress on the 2012 VMA red carpet.

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Sammi Sweetheart rocks a sparkled, strapless dress on the 2012 VMA red carpet.

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Jessica Szhor is sleek and sophisticated in black fitted tank and flowing skirt on the 2012 VMA red carpet.

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Jessica Szhor is sleek and sophisticated in black fitted tank and flowing skirt on the 2012 VMA red carpet.

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Superstar comedienne Emma Stone goes punk rock pretty in a black leather mini dress and studded pumps at the 2010 VMAs.

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Superstar comedienne Emma Stone goes punk rock pretty in a black leather mini dress and studded pumps at the 2010 VMAs.

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Jenni "JWOWW" Farley ditches her usual beachwear for a body-hugging black mini that shows off the tan in her GTL routine at the 2010 VMAs.

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Jenni "JWOWW" Farley ditches her usual beachwear for a body-hugging black mini that shows off the tan in her GTL routine at the 2010 VMAs.

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Model Coco Rocha looks statuesque in a stunning gown, dripping with black chiffon at the 2010 VMAs.

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Model Coco Rocha looks statuesque in a stunning gown, dripping with black chiffon at the 2010 VMAs.

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'Glee' star Amber Riley rocks an outfit that is the perfect blend of femininity and toughness: an embellished black mini dress and hard core moto boots at the 2010 VMAs.

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'Glee' star Amber Riley rocks an outfit that is the perfect blend of femininity and toughness: an embellished black mini dress and hard core moto boots at the 2010 VMAs.

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The Montag sisters still dazzle the crowd on the red carpet, even in their dark duds at the 2008 VMAs.

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The Montag sisters still dazzle the crowd on the red carpet, even in their dark duds at the 2008 VMAs.

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Stephanie Pratt looks sophisticated and spicy in her itsy bitsy black cocktail dress and red handbag at the 2008 VMAs.

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Stephanie Pratt looks sophisticated and spicy in her itsy bitsy black cocktail dress and red handbag at the 2008 VMAs.

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Nicky Hilton sports a slim, zippered, lacy number with peek-a-boo cut-outs at the 2008 VMAs. Paris who?

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Nicky Hilton sports a slim, zippered, lacy number with peek-a-boo cut-outs at the 2008 VMAs. Paris who?

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Jack White takes a break from red and white as he joins fellow black-clad Raconteurs Patrick Keeler, Little Jack Lawrence and Brendan Benson at the 2006 VMAs.

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Jack White takes a break from red and white as he joins fellow black-clad Raconteurs Patrick Keeler, Little Jack Lawrence and Brendan Benson at the 2006 VMAs.

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Welcome to the Black Parade!  The guys from My Chemical Romance rock their snazzy black suits at the 2005 VMAs.

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Welcome to the Black Parade! The guys from My Chemical Romance rock their snazzy black suits at the 2005 VMAs.

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Classic! Jessica Alba proves that you can never go wrong with a little black dress at the 2005 VMAs. Or is it that you can never go wrong with Jessica Alba?

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Classic! Jessica Alba proves that you can never go wrong with a little black dress at the 2005 VMAs. Or is it that you can never go wrong with Jessica Alba?

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Dressed in matching black, The Yeah Yeah Yeahs arrive to the 2004 VMAs in style.

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Dressed in matching black, The Yeah Yeah Yeahs arrive to the 2004 VMAs in style.

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Milla Jovovich adds a regal flair to her simple black ensemble with some serious neck jewels at the 2000 VMAs.

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Milla Jovovich adds a regal flair to her simple black ensemble with some serious neck jewels at the 2000 VMAs.

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