As you can see in this recap of 2012 MTV Video Music Award GIFs, things were a bit all over the place last night during the show. There were plenty of highs and lots of lows from the star power that showed up for the live broadcasted event.

Overall, we got a huge announcement from Wiz Khalifa, a little bit of crazy from Nicki Minaj, some raunchiness from Rihanna, acrobatics from Pink, and brotherly love from One Direction. Check out a quick recap of the 2012 MTV VIdeo Music Awards in this hilarious collection of GIFs!

Before the show even started, Wiz Khalifa and Amber Rose revealed they're expecting a baby!

And then Rihanna kicked off the VMAs looking like a total bada---...

And then A$AP Rocky grabbed her actual a---...

Breaking news! Millions of Directioners smash televisions as Katy Perry kisses Harry Styles...

Speaking of kisses, Pink blew us one last smooch and flew through the air...

Later, One Direction were nearly swallowed up by a sea of eager fans...

Save for this poor fan who was out of reach...

FYI, Taylor Swift totally loves One Direction (or was having some sort of fit)...

Meanwhile, Katy Perry serenaded her BFF Rihanna...

And then stuff got weird.

OMG! Nicki Minaj won an award and is a terrible actress!

Seriously, calm down there...

Hey! It's Psy dancing to 'Gangnam Style' with VMA host Kevin Hart!

And Drake is LOVING it!

Close to the end of the show, Alicia Keys got down to her new single 'Girl on Fire'...

While Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas performed back flips nearby...

Then Rihanna won Video of the Year and brushed dem shoulders off...

And country-pop gal Taylor Swift closed it out with some rock 'n' roll stage diving!