Did Jay-Z Diss Chris Brown at the VMAs?

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Chris Brown's VMA performance was, by all accounts, one of the highlights of the night, and one that left most people in the crowd on their feet.

Jay-Z is not most people, however.

Everyone from Kanye West to Justin Bieber stood up and cheered, but Jay-Z just sat there expressionless, not even smiling as Brown did his thing.

Of course, Jay has other things on his mind - what with Beyonce pregnant and all - but he remains tight with Rihanna, a singer he made famous.

Think his decision not to applaud (around the one-minute mark) was motivated by some lingering animosity? Or is Jay just too cool? Or maybe tired? You tell us ...

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why the hell does Jay Z need to grow up? He didn't do anything wrong, what? would Jay Z getting up and dancing show that he likes Chris Brown? No. So I suggest you people who disagree grow up and stop throwing petty little comments at him.

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Ok, this shit is getting pretty old with the chris and rihanna thing. Jayz need to grow up like forreal grow the f**k up.

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Is it his baby???????? or a backup dancers baby lol

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Ok, this shit is getting pretty old with the chris and rihanna thing. Jayz need to grow up like forreal grow the fuck up.

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don't get me started i HATE did i say HATE jay-z and his stupied ass wife plz gives us a brake jay-z thinks he is better than GOD i would rather sit down with the devil then hear about jay-z and his so call female micheal jackson. and chris brown was the only thing oh im sorry adele is the bomb she blew everyone of the stage chris brown has more class then jay-z atleast if a fan went up to chris brown he would say hi not like jay-z he told one fan and i quote " DID I GIVE U PERMISSION TO TALK TO ME'' who the f*** r u u piece of shit if it wasn't for the fans u would be a no body and i wish u were a no body u sorry thing for a person!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Jay-Z said a lot by doing nothing at all. Chris does have skills at the art of music. Chris is a woman ABUSER who needs some morals. Even if Rhianna is over it, He still is messed up for treating woman like that and will do it again. I will NEVER support him no matter how good of a artist he becomes

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He didn't even actually sing, he danced a little, jumped around a lot, flew from wires and lip synched his way through. One of the best performances all night? Hell no.

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i think JayZ stayed loyal 2 RhiRhi, i did miss the awards, but it damn sure sounded good. If he sat n his seat, im pretty sure he was being a loyal friend, but then again, i think Rhi has let it go,well i mean she not sweatin it like the rest n the world. N e wayz, congrats B & Jay

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Chris Brown is a psychopath and does not deserve praise for anything. Didn't Pink do (a better version) of this performance years ago. First he copies MJ, now Pink. I can't wait to see him locked up in jail forever - anyday now.

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Jay either remains very faithful to his artist or he was very unimpressed with Chris Brown like i was...didn't Usher do the same thing last yeat? Honestly his performance would have been more memorable for me had he fallen from the lines he was attached to..and no i dont hate Chris Brown his performance for me was just lacking

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