Baby Got Backless: The Best VMAs Looks From Behind

We watched in hot anticipation as every dress arrived on last night's MTV VMAs red carpet, but there were only a handful that we wanted to watch leave — and not because we didn't like them! For these five stars, we actually thought their gowns looked just that good from behind. Scroll down to see an up-close look at why we wanted these ladies to back that dress up.

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Sarah Hyland
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Sarah Hyland

The Modern Family star perhaps surprised us most of all in this cutout blue suede KaufmanFranco dress. Just look at that dipped hemline!

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Jessie J
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Jessie J

The British singer showed off one of her best assets in this backless lime-green vintage Halston dress.

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Rita Ora
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Rita Ora

The singer shocked in a red silk charmeuse Donna Karan Atelier dress that was clearly inspired by a negligee.

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Julianne Hough
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Julianne Hough

The star's flowing, navy-blue silk Emilio Pucci gown stayed perfectly in place thanks to a single silver chain down the back.

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Jennifer Lopez
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Jennifer Lopez

Now those are some cutouts! The singer wore a multistrapped metallic Charbel Zoe dress that showed off her muscular physique.