Pharrell and his wife do their best Britney and Justin at the MTV VMAs

Aug 30, 2015 at 11:08 p.m. ET
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Last year, Katy Perry and rapper Riff Raff tried to copy the iconic Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake denim-on-denim look from the 2001 American Music Awards.

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This year? Pharrell Williams, 42, and wife Helen Lasichanh, 35, are the ones on that JT and Brit look. And, as usual, they look super cool.

While Perry and Riff Raff wanted a clear throwback to the early 2000s, Pharrell and Lasichanh keep their looks effortlessly modern with denim overalls and a button-up (her) and matching jeans and a jacket (him), both topped off with black hats.

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Pharrell Williams at the 2015 VMAs