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Miley Cyrus Named MTV's Best Artist of the Year

The pop singer's duet with Robin Thicke at this year's MTV VMAs was one of the year's most talked about performances.

Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke Blur the Lines
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Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke at this year's MTV VMAs

NEW YORK – Here's something to wag a tongue at: MTV says Miley Cyrus is the best artist of the year.

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The former child star twerked her way to the top. Her eye-popping duet with Robin Thicke at the MTV Video Music Awards was one of the year's most talked about cultural events.

MTV said Monday the VMA duet on "We Can't Stop" and "Blurred Lines" was the year's most watched video on MTV websites. Similarly, the MTV artist site devoted to Cyrus had more visits than any other artist's.