Top 10 crazy celebrity moments of the decade, ranked

Sophie Hunter, Entertainment Assistant

10) Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez break up — The two singers dated on and off beginning in 2011, but broke it off completely in 2014. Although Gomez is still looking for the one, Bieber happily married his wife Hailey Baldwin in 2018.

9) One Direction becomes a band, and then splits — Simon Cowell created the group in 2010 during the seventh season of Britain’s X-Factor. The boy band would grow to become one of the biggest of its kind in the world. Unfortunately for all young women, the group broke up in 2015. No one has fully recovered.

8) Kendall Jenner’s Pepsi commercial — Model Kendall Jenner starred in a controversial 2017 Pepsi commercial. In the advertisement Jenner stops a photo shoot to go join a protest, where she confronts police officers with a Pepsi, ending police brutality. After initially standing by the commercial, Pepsi pulled it one day afterward due to the extreme criticism and backlash. 

7) Ariana Grande licks doughnut — In July of 2017, Ariana Grande was caught on security camera footage at an LA doughnut shop where she licked a doughnut on a tray. She then went on to say, “I hate America,” and criticize the doughnuts. The popular singer quickly released an apology but as INSIDER says, “the Internet never forgets.” 

6) Travis Scott falls off stage — During a Drake concert in London in 2017, rapper Travis Scott was brought out on stage as a guest. While calling out to the crowd Scott fell through a hole in the stage. In many audience videos, he can be heard yelling, “London, yeah!” in auto-tune as he flies off stage. 

5) Logan Paul vlogs in Japan’s suicide forest — In January of 2018, YouTube star Logan Paul kicked off the new year with a shocking vlog from Japan. In the video, Paul and some friends go into a Japanese forest known for suicides, and procede to film and post footage of an uncensored dead body. YouTube quickly took the video down, but the damage was already done. Overnight, Paul virtually ruined his career before making a few apology videos. He is still vlogging to this day.

4) Justin Bieber gets arrested — In 2014, Justin Bieber’s mugshot was released to the world. He was arrested on a DUI after street racing, driving drunk and high, driving without a license, and resisting arrest. Best of all, the star pop singer was released from jail only an hour after the judge set a $2,500 bond. 

3) Miley Cyrus twerked at the VMAs — Miley Cyrus forever changed her public image after twerking on Robin Thicke during a performance at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards. Sporting a nude spandex two-piece costume, the former Disney star shocked the audience with her dancing and sexual gestures. 

2) Kanye West called slavery a choice — During a 2018 TMZ interview, rapper Kanye West made many claims. The most outstanding of these was his stance on slavery. West said, “When you hear about slavery for 400 years … For 400 years? That sounds like a choice.” He also said that, “You were there for 400 years and it’s all of y’all. It’s like we’re mentally imprisoned.” After shocking the nation, West later apologized in a radio talk show. 

1) Lady Gaga’s meat dress — Lady Gaga kicked off the decade with her iconic meat dress on the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards red carpet. Surprisingly, the dress was not thrown out but “jerkied” and displayed in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.