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August 26th, 2013
01:26 PM ET

Five shocking music moments

Last night's Video Music Awards performance by Miley Cyrus sparked a huge controversy. A number of people say her "twerking" went too far.

Here are five other musical moments that shocked people:

1957 Elvis Presley's on The Ed Sullivan Show

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Elvis Presley's hips are deemed too hot for TV. The Ed Sullivan Show, worried about his "offensive" gyrations, shoots him from the waist up.

1997 Diana Ross and Kim's bare breast

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Diana Ross, a presenter at the VMAs, playfully cups Lil' Kim's bare breast.

2003 Madonna plants a kiss on Britney Spears

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Madonna, during a performance at the VMAS, plants a kiss on Britney Spears...and then Christina Aguilera.

2009 Kanye West interrupts Taylor Swift

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Kanye West brings the show to a grinding halt when he interrupts Taylor Swift's acceptance speech.

2010 Lady Gaga's raw meat dress

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Lady Gaga shocks VMA viewers with her dress made of raw meat.

What do you think was the most shocking musical moment of all time? One of these or something else?

Where does Miley's "twerking" rank on the list?

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