Best-dressed at the MTV VMAs: Kendrick Lamar or Shawn Mendes? | The Tylt

Best-dressed at the MTV VMAs: Kendrick Lamar or Shawn Mendes?

VMA fashions rarely disappoint, and this year's nominees delivered the goods with numerous strong looks. Kendrick Lamar, who ended the evening with six awards, stepped out in a simple but stylish black jacket and slacksjazzed up with a Prada comic book-print shirt, Nike Cortez kicks, and a Chrome Hearts necklace. Teen heartthrob Shawn Mendes dressed for success in a fitted dark blue suit, adding flair with a geometric-patterned button-down shirt. Whose look was strongest?

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For just 19 years old, Mendes's look came across as polished and adult.

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While Lamar's mindblowing opening performance and his awards sweep got the most attention, his red carpet look drew accolades as well.

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The rapper got extra points for those bold kicks. 💯

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Lamar's ensemble married individuality and style.

FINAL RESULTS
Entertainment
Best-dressed at the MTV VMAs: Kendrick Lamar or Shawn Mendes?
A festive crown for the winner
#TeamKendrickLamar
#TeamShawnMendes