8 Glorious Moments Brought to You by the VMA Audience Cam

Ariana Grande was all of us during Beyoncé's performance.

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Kim Kardashian snapping during VMAs 2016
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God bless the VMAs audience cam. Without its roaming eye keeping tabs on the crowd, we would have missed so many glorious candid glimpses of celebrities taking selfies, group hugs, and general schmoozing. Here's nine of the greatest from this year's VMAs.

1. Ariana Grande was attacked by confetti, and styled it out like a champ.

Ariana Grande gets confetti stuck to her face at the VMAs 2016
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2. Kanye made everybody get up on their feet for Rihanna's first song (like why did they need persuading in the first place?)

Kanye makes everyone get up for Rihanna at the VMAs 2016
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3. The Final Five, last seen being adorable with Beyoncé up on stage, had a group hug with Kim Kardashian…

The Final Five get a group hug with Kim Kardashian at the VMAs
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4. And gymnast Laurie Hernandez grabbed a selfie with Kanye.

Gymnast Laurie Hernandez takes a selfie with Kanye at the VMAs 2016
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5. Kim casually snapped during performances.

Kim Kardashian snapping during VMAs 2016
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6. Naomi Campbell watched (and recorded) Rihanna's Video Vanguard speech like a proud parent.

Naomi Campbell records Rihanna's speech at the VMAs 2016
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7. Alicia Keys tapped Kanye on the shoulder to congratulate him post-speech.

Alicia Keys congratulates Kanye after his speech at the VMAs 2016
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8. And Ariana Grande was all of us during Beyoncé's performance. (That's her on the far right, FYI.)

Ariana Grande falls down during Beyonce's performance
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Right there with you, Ari.

Ariana Grande recovers from her fall during Beyonce's performance at the VMAs 2016
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Now, relive some moments by re-watching MTV's Behind-the-Scenes Facebook Live:

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