Celebrity·Posted on Aug 27, 201912 Awkward Moments From The VMAsJohn Travolta, that is not Taylor Swift.by Ryan SchocketBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. John Travolta handed the moon person to the wrong Taylor Swift Joey Nolfi @joeynolfi John Travolta mistaking Jade Jolie for Taylor Swift. 👏DRAG 👏RACE 👏EXCELLENCE 01:59 AM - 27 Aug 2019 Reply Retweet Favorite MTV 2. Adriana Lima said, "What's up, New York?" to a New Jersey crowd: Erik Nagel @ItsErikNagel @erockradio The #mtv #vmas in Newark, NJ. Surprising the supermodel got it wrong. Adriana Lima. #mtv #vma #vmas2019 02:50 AM - 27 Aug 2019 Reply Retweet Favorite MTV 3. The VMAs countdown clock cut off a lot of celebrities. MTV 4. People were not here for Sebastian Maniscalco mocking "safe spaces" Jäeger, Austin @imJaegx Comedian Sebastian Maniscalco was host of the MTV VMA’s and opened by saying there’s a safe space in the back if you feel triggered or offended. Millennial twitter didn’t take well to it... #MTVVMAs #VMAs2019 05:46 AM - 27 Aug 2019 Reply Retweet Favorite 5. Normani's audio glitched, but she still killed it, OMG: kuh-leed @kormanidei when she tripped on stage, she made it look like part of the choreo. when her mic pack fell off & she couldn't hear anything, she gave us a split. and now, with her audio glitching, she gave a fire #VMAs performance. yeah, Normani is a supreme performer 07:42 AM - 27 Aug 2019 Reply Retweet Favorite 6. Normani's jacket wouldn't come off at first, and her dancer almost ripped her arm off: Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF MTV 7. This person realized this awkward, shady fact 👀: aya tanimura 🐙 @AwkwardAya How is it that there is an ENTIRE award show dedicated to Music Videos (cough cough @vmas @MTV) yet NOT A SINGLE DIRECTOR is ever mentioned? Where do you think this videos come from? Who comes up with the concepts? Who makes them? 🤦🏻♀️ 03:45 AM - 27 Aug 2019 Reply Retweet Favorite 8. People thought Camila Cabello was lip-synching: James Diamond @jjamesdiamondd WHAT IN THE LIP SYNC IS GOING ON @Camila_Cabello your jaw doesn’t match the vocals sis... why is it movin so damn much lol 05:31 AM - 27 Aug 2019 Reply Retweet Favorite 9. Lil Nas X and Bobby Lytes had this awkward moment: TheyKnowInfo @TheyKnowInfo This was awkward 😂 🥴 #lilnasx #bobbylytes #vmas #mtv #oldtimeroad #TheyKnowInfo 03:34 PM - 27 Aug 2019 Reply Retweet Favorite 10. And Bobby photobombed the host: MTV 11. Lizzo went home empty-handed, despite her four nominations: Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF MTV 12. And lastly, Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello had an awkward non-kiss: Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF MTV Notice any more awk moments from the VMAs? Let us know in the comments below!