Miley Cyrus' 15 biggest scandals — from showing off her bra to raunchy VMAs

by Kristine Cannon
Aug 2, 2016 at 5:34 p.m. ET

Nope, Miley Cyrus twerking on Robin Thicke at the 2013 MTV VMAs was her first scandalous moment.

1 /15: 2008: It begins

1/15 :2008: It begins

A 15-year old Miley began her streak of scandals by revealing her bra.

2 /15: 2008: Vanity Fair

2/15 :2008: Vanity Fair

In 2008, Miley posed almost naked for the cover of Vanity Fair, which sparked a lot of controversy.

3 /15: Miley starts to take it off

3/15 :Miley starts to take it off

Miley continued to take pictures showing more skin and less clothes.

4 /15: 2009: Party in the U.S.A.

4/15 :2009: Party in the U.S.A.

Miley pole dances at the 2009 Teen Choice Awards while performing "Party in the U.S.A."

5 /15: 2010: Miley smokes Salvia?

5/15 :2010: Miley smokes Salvia?

In 2010, a video was released of Miley smoking out of a bong. She later commented that she was smoking a legal drug called Salvia.

6 /15: 2012: Miley's new look

6/15 :2012: Miley's new look

In 2012, Miley sported a new edgy 'do. By bleaching and chopping off all of her beautiful hair, she claims to have been cutting away the old Miley.

7 /15: 2013: "We Can't Stop"

7/15 :2013: "We Can't Stop"

Miley debuted her hit single "We Can't Stop" with a music video that definitely made the world feel slightly uncomfortable.

8 /15: She won't stop

8/15 :She won't stop

Miley's music video for "We Can't Stop" just kept getting stranger and stranger.

9 /15: 2013: VMA performance with Robin Thicke

9/15 :2013: VMA performance with Robin Thicke

Miley's performance alongside Robin Thicke at the 2013 Video Music Awards was the talk of the town — scratch that, the talk of the world.

10 /15: 2013: iHeartRadio outfit

10/15 :2013: iHeartRadio outfit

Miley took it to the next level while performing at the iHeartRadio Music Festival in a white, mesh dress and pasties.

11 /15: 2013: "Wrecking Ball"

11/15 :2013: "Wrecking Ball"

With another hit single off her album Bangerz, Miley worked with Terry Richardson on her music video for "Wrecking Ball" where she is naked and makes out with a sledgehammer.

12 /15: The time of the tongue

12/15 :The time of the tongue

Since she got her edgy blonde 'do, Miley hasn't kept her tongue in her mouth.

13 /15: 2013: Terry Richardson photoshoot

13/15 :2013: Terry Richardson photoshoot

Miley was on a sexual roll and kept it up with some very racy photos captured by photographer Terry Richardson.

14 /15: Another Terry Richardson photo

14/15 :Another Terry Richardson photo

Another racy photo by Terry Richardson

15 /15: 2013: Lil' Miley

15/15 :2013: Lil' Miley

For Halloween 2013, Miley went as Lil' Kim wearing the infamous purple outfit with a purple pasty over her left boob.