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See Travis Barker help VMAs honor Juice WRLD and Chadwick Boseman

The drummer also gave out the award for best hip-hop video.

August 30, 2020
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Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker gave a touching tribute to Juice WRLD, Pop Smoke and several other artists who died this year during the MTV Video Music Awards. 

Barker introduced a memorial video that also paid homage to Chadwick Boseman, Naya Rivera and more. 

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“Their music and influence live on,” Barker said. 

You can see a clip of the In Memoriam segment of the awards show below. 


Prior to the video, Barker also presented the award for Best Hip-Hop Video to Megan Thee Stallion for her song “Savage.” You can see a clip of him presenting that below. 

Prior to the show, Barker joined Machine Gun Kelly for a pre-performance of “my bloody valentine” during a medley performance from the rapper. You can check out the full performance below. 


Barker also hit up the red carpet before the show, and you can see his look below.

You can follow along with the rest of the 2020 VMAs winners here.

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Written by Alex Darus