Lady Gaga kept things simply, yet sexy, at the 2013 MTV VMAs. Mother Monster walked the red carpet in a long, black gown that showed serious cleavage.

Compared to previous VMAs, Gaga's ensemble was relatively normal. No egg this year, guys!

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A glittery bow around Gaga's waist added some texture and structure.

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A dramatic black train was the perfect accent to this goth-glam look!

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