Posted by Robert
Rap News Network
8/28/2003 8:21:02 AM
Tags and topics realted to this article include Fabolous, 50 Cent and Outkast.
NEW YORK - From jeans to suits, the red carpet at the 20th Annual MTV Video Music Awards was a fashionista's dream — or nightmare.
Hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons showed up Thursday night in a pink suit, as did Dre of Outkast. Rapper 50 Cent wore a gray suit accessorized with a diamond necklace — and actress Vivica A. Fox (news), in a flesh-baring short gray dress.
They were the subtle ones.
Christina Aguilera (news)'s dress was covered with pink feathers, while Mya wore short, tight black patent leather and lace. Singer Tweet had on black and white over-the-knee leather boots and a dress made out of a T-shirt.
"I wanted it to be really simple and fun because it's MTV," Tweet said.
Tennis superstar sisters Venus and Serena Williams (news - web sites) may have missed the U.S. Open (news - web sites) across town in Queens, but they were all over the red carpet. Serena was in a short black dress, while Venus sported a pink blouse and black mini-skirt.
They weren't the only non-musicians making an appearance. Basketball phenom LeBron James was in attendance, as was celebrity restaurant owner Rocco DiSpirito, and the cast of "Queer Eye for the Straight Guy."
"It's incredible the variety (of people) that come to the award show," said S
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