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Neon Hitch: Leaving Major Label Deal Is 'Such a Blessing'

Pollo Del Mar | Posted 07.20.2014 | San Francisco
Pollo Del Mar

In 2012, Neon Hitch topped charts around the world with "Ass Back Home," her massive collaboration with Gym Class Heroes. Peaking at #12 on the Billboard Hot 100, the song threw her career into high gear. Unfortunately, solo success was not as quick to materialize.

Neon Hitch: Unique Childhood Connects Me to Gay Community

Pollo Del Mar | Posted 07.15.2014 | San Francisco
Pollo Del Mar

Hitch says LGBT pride shows are among her favorites -- and, thusly, she's anxious to perform Friday, May 23, at California's Great America Pride Night 2014.

Gym Class Heroes Frontman Returns -- With Jason Mraz

Posted 09.09.2013 | Entertainment

Travie McCoy has done it all, if "all" means having dated Katy Perry and touring the world as the frontman of Gym Class Heroes. On Monday, however, he...

Gym Class Heroes Discuss New Album

The Huffington Post | Leigh Blickley | Posted 11.27.2012 | Entertainment

Gym Class Heroes are hopping back in the studio to record a new summertime album -- and they're pumped about it. Travie McCoy, Matt McGinley, Disa...

This Lady Has The Same Headdress As Jay-Z

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Growing up in the circus and owning your own caravan at the age of 11 certainly makes for an interesting person -- and Neon Hitch is just that. The si...

LOOK: Maroon 5 Performs At iHeartRadio At The Fontainebleau

Posted 07.07.2012 | Miami

Moves like Jagger? Yeah, Miami's got those, too. Maroon 5, Gym Class Heroes, Flo Rida, and DJ/producer Calvin Harris took over the Fontainebleau p...

Why Pete Wentz Cares About the Future of Music, Social Media and Election 2012 (VIDEO)

Shira Lazar | Posted 06.12.2012 | Celebrity
Shira Lazar

Pete Wentz rocks and he rocks the vote. He stopped by What's Trending live to chat about his new electro-pop duo, Black Cards, innovative ways to distribute music, social media and his passion for politics.

What would Gym Class Heroes And Hot Chelle Rae Do If They Were President?

Posted 03.06.2012 | College

Super Tuesday is upon us, so MTV Act decided to put some celebs to work as POTUS for the day. The blog put stars in the hot seat of the Oval Offic...

Grand Illusions & Breakfasts in America: Conversations with Styx's James "J.Y." Young and Supertramp's Roger Hodgson

Mike Ragogna | Posted 04.15.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna


What To Watch On New Year's Eve

The Huffington Post | Laura Prudom | Posted 12.30.2011 | TV

"The Walking Dead" Marathon (11 a.m. to 12 midnight EST on AMC) If you've missed out on the critically-acclaimed zombie drama or are just trying to a...

Dead Thrones, A Million Dreams and More Papercut Chronicles: Chats With Gym Class Heroes, David Nail, and The Devil Wears Prada

Mike Ragogna | Posted 01.15.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna


Maroon 5 with Travie McCoy on SNL, Plus Chatting with Vince Gill, Trombone Shorty and Paul Rodgers

Mike Ragogna | Posted 01.06.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna


Fueled By Ramen's First Fifteen Years: A Conversation With Label Co-Founder John Janick, Plus FBR Band Tributes

Mike Ragogna | Posted 11.01.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna


White Light/White Heat: A Fan's Playlist For The Great Betty White

David Wild | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

Here's one lifelong fan's loving playlist for this enduring comedy icon who turns our world on with her own "White Light/White Heat" -- the one and only Betty White.

From Philly to Cleveland: A Conversation With Daryl Hall & John Oates

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

I spoke to the most successful pop duo in music history on their new four-disc box set and their roles on the Cleveland Show.

Travis McCoy's The Unbeaten Track: MTV Documentary Explores Fight Against AIDS

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

As an Ambassador for MTV's Staying Alive Foundation, Gym Class Heroes' lead singer Travis McCoy spent his summer traveling the world, meeting with you...

My Trip to South Africa for MTV's Staying Alive Campaign

Travis McCoy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Travis McCoy

Bulelani Mvotho, a young filmmaker and Staying Alive Grantee, blushed a little when I referred to him as a role model. He says he's just "playing his role."