For her sheer originality (for better or worse), willingness to take risk, and that insane ensemble consisting of a feathered frock, bedazzled neck brace, and gold mask, Lady Gaga undoubtedly set the MTV VMA fashion bar high.
Or low, depending how you look at it. Much like whether she has both a penis and a vagina, Lady Gaga fashion is always subject to interpretation.
Meanwhile, Diddy's weird protege with the shaved head arrived in what some have been calling an unflattering floral frock and futuristic footwear.
How does Lady Gaga's outfit stack up against Cassie? Vote below ...
Who looked better?