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On Record And On Stage, Kendrick Lamar Is Taking No Prisoners

The first time I saw Kendrick Lamar in concert, he seemed so small. This was five years ago, when he was opening for Drake at…
Chris DeVille | August 24, 2017 - 4:58 pm

The Week In Pop

Fall Pop Preview: Does 2016 Have Any Blockbusters Left In It?

In 2016, a new event album seems to materialize out of nowhere every few weeks, seizing the zeitgeist for a few precious weeks (or days!)…
Chris DeVille | September 1, 2016 - 3:26 pm

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Till The World Ends: Britney Spears And The Extended Shelf Life Of The Modern Pop Star

No one remembers Debbie Gibson. Actually, perhaps the opposite is true: Memory is the only way most people experience Gibson anymore, not as an active…
Chris DeVille | August 25, 2016 - 3:03 pm

More MTV Video Music Awards stories

2017 VMAs Were Lowest Rated Ever

Maybe the Weeknd had the right idea when he decided not to show up. The Washington Post reports that this year's MTV Video Music Awards,…
Peter Helman | August 29, 2017 - 6:50 pm

MTV Won’t Say How Milo Yiannopoulos Got Into The VMAs

On Sunday night, alt-right personality Milo Yiannopoulos attended the MTV Video Music Awards, sharing multiple selfies from the show. It was ostensibly an unusual venue…
Anna Gaca / Spin | August 29, 2017 - 6:06 pm

The Weeknd Didn’t Show Up To The VMAs Because He Didn’t Feel Like It

The Weeknd was supposed to perform at the MTV Video Music Awards last night, where he was also up for four awards. The telecast ended…
Peter Helman | August 28, 2017 - 7:06 pm

VMAs: Watch Fifth Harmony Diss Camila Cabello By Throwing Fifth Member Offstage

If you were looking for grand, dramatic statements of enmity on TV last night, you were probably watching the Game Of Thrones finale. But if…
Tom Breihan | August 28, 2017 - 9:11 am

Kendrick Lamar Wins Video Of The Year At The 2017 VMAs

Kendrick Lamar kicked off the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards with an excellent performance, and after three hours of mostly garbage, he returned at the…
Chris DeVille | August 27, 2017 - 11:10 pm

Watch Miley Cyrus Sing “Younger Now” With Elderly Backup Dancers And Interpolate Link Wray At The 2017 VMAs

The last two times Miley Cyrus performed at the MTV Video Music Awards were extremely memorable: In 2013, she twerked alongside Robin Thicke in a…
Chris DeVille | August 27, 2017 - 9:48 pm

Watch Lorde Bring “Homemade Dynamite” To The 2017 VMAs

Lorde brought some serious Lorde dancing to the MTV Video Music Awards in Inglewood, California tonight. She took the stage at the Forum to perform…
Peter Helman | August 27, 2017 - 9:08 pm

Watch Julia Michaels Sing “Issues” At The 2017 VMAs

We've been big Julia Michaels fans since she released her debut solo single "Issues" back in January. Since then she's picked up quite a few…
Chris DeVille | August 27, 2017 - 8:52 pm

Watch Ed Sheeran & Lil Uzi Vert Perform “XO Tour Llif3″ Together For Some Reason At The 2017 VMAs

The VMAs bring weird people together. Later this evening, Rod Stewart will perform a "reimagined" version of his 1978 hit "Da Ya Think I'm Sexy?"
Peter Helman | August 27, 2017 - 8:50 pm

Watch Kendrick Lamar Open The 2017 MTV VMAs

Kendrick Lamar is an incredible performer. Anyone who's seen the DAMN. tour knows as much. So credit the Video Music Awards producers for kicking their…
Chris DeVille | August 27, 2017 - 8:36 pm

MTV VMAs Announce Rod Stewart Performance (Really)

Rod Stewart will be performing at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards, joining a star-studded lineup that already includes host Katy Perry, Kendrick Lamar, Pink,…
Peter Helman | August 23, 2017 - 6:51 pm

Pink Denies That “Lady Marmalade” Is Her Only Relevant Music Video, Says She’s Made Amends With Christina Aguilera

At next weekend's MTV Video Music Awards, Pink will get the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award, the network's vaguely prestigious lifetime achievement award. Now: Pink…
Tom Breihan | August 16, 2017 - 5:13 pm

Pink To Receive Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award At The VMAs

MTV has announced that Pink will receive the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at this year's Video Music Awards. In recent years, the honor has…
Peter Helman | August 15, 2017 - 1:01 pm

MTV Says “Despacito” Wasn’t Submitted For VMAs, Label Says MTV Never Played The Video Anyway

Surprised the video for "Despacito" - YouTube's most viewed clip of all-time - didn't earn any nominations at the MTV Video Music Awards? MTV says…
Associated Press | August 14, 2017 - 3:32 pm
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