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Updated: Wed, 05 Sep 2012 18:45:00 GMT | By Emma Jones
The most memorable moments of the MTV VMAs

1996: Van Halen's failed reunion



1996: Van Halen's failed reunion (© Jeff Kravitz, FilmMagic Getty Images)
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History was made at the 1996 VMAs when the four original members of Van Halen reunited on stage for their first appearance together in 10 years. But what should have been a glorious moment for rock, quickly turned sour as David Lee Roth hogged the limelight, apparently leading to a major fight backstage with Eddie Van Halen.

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