Lady GaGa took the VMA red carpet by storm when she showed up with Kermit the Frog as her date.Lady-GaGa-VMA2Lady GaGa spoke with MTV VJ Sway on the red carpet saying, "It's our first date and we've been eying each other for some time."Kermit explained the situation a little differently saying, "GaGa and I, we're just friends."Lady-GaGa-VMA1In addition to her shocking date, Lady GaGa stuck to her unusual fashion sense, wearing a black feather dress, half face mask, and a large black hat.Lady-GaGa-VMAThe star, who was tied with Beyonce with nine nominations, lived up to the hype and put on an awesome performance later in the evening.