The top 10 most memorable Award Show moments

Gracie Warda, Online Editor

As buzz surrounding shows such as The Oscars, the Grammys and the Tonys comes to light, viewers are reminded of the history of their beloved award shows. From dramatic kisses to showy dresses, it seems that each and every show has something memorable to offer. That being said, here are the five most memorable moments in award show history.


P!nk’s Glitter in the Air

P!nk created a beautiful performance of Glitter in the Air at the 2010 Grammys that left viewers speechless.


John Travolta mispronounces Idina Menzel’s name

In an event known as “name botching,” Travolta mispronounced Menzel’s name as Adele Dazeem, a mistake that the audience won’t allow him to forget.


Kanye West interrupts Taylor Swift

At the 2009 Video Music Awards (VMA), West interrupted Swift as she received her award, ruining her acceptance.


Marlon Brando declines his Oscar

In the 1973 Oscars, Brando declined his award for best actor in order to protest Hollywood’s treatment of Native Americans


Jennifer Lawrence falls down

In her truest form, Lawrence trips as she climbs the stairs to accept her award at the 2013 Oscars, strengthening the adornment her fans have for her.