Let me take you back to an important moment in our nation's history: the MTV VMAs , when Britney Spears infamously kissed Madonna and spawned an entire generation of gay men. Remember, J. Missy Elliott closed out the iconic performance with a few lines from her song "Work It"—another thing that's grossly overlooked. Also forgotten are the many celebrities in the audience whose reactions to Britney, Christina, Madonna , and Missy deserve to be hung in the Louvre. Ugh, to be a fly in the wall at Radio City Music Hall that night. Now we can relive it over and over—and all the Easter eggs I'm referencing are crystal clear. Here are the greatest ones. Bey is a notable big Brit fan.
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It's not just that damn cape that's been plastering Madonna's recent live performance footage all over the headlines, the chart-topping icon has now polluted our newsfeeds with a full on lip-smacker with Drake! But hey, at least Madge only kissed ONE person on stage Oh wait, no she didn't! Not content with just kissing one early-noughties pop princess, Madonna went in for the kill with 'Beautiful' star Christina Aguilera. Looking at Mother Monster's past, we're pretty sure she wasn't as outraged as some other people who's shared a lip-lock with Madge. You know how it is, one minute you're celebrating your 29th birthday, the next you're getting a smooch from the Queen of Pop
It's not shocking now, to me," Christina Aguilera said. While the lip-lock — which also featured Britney Spears — made headlines at the time, Aguilera said she "never thought anything of it. But honestly, at the time, yeah, I never thought anything of it," she said. It's not shocking now, to me. But it's so many things," she continued. It was 'Fighter' and it was with Dave Navarro.
While the lip-lock made headlines at that times, Christina has said she "never thought anything of it. The three shared kisses- which was part of an elaborate act- to an extremely shocked audience. The singer opened up about the famous pop culture moment during a conversation with Apple Music's Zane Lowe on Thursday. While the lip-lock made headlines at that time, Christina has said she "never thought anything of it. But honestly, at the time, yeah, I never thought anything of it," she said. It's not shocking now, to me. But it's so many things," she added. It was 'Fighter' and it was with Dave Navarro. It was a kickass performance.