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Homoground Is Throwing the First Queer CMJ Showcase Ever

Brett Gleason | Posted 10.20.2014 | Gay Voices
Brett Gleason

I approached Homoground founder Lynn Casper over the summer to help fill the gap in what I saw was a lack of LGBTQ representation in what's always been such a great week to check out new artists.

Why I Am Wearing Purple Today #SpiritDay

Elizabeth Ann Thompson | Posted 10.17.2014 | Gay Voices
Elizabeth Ann Thompson

October 16 is the fifth annual #SpiritDay organized by GLAAD (formerly the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation) to "go purple" and take a stand against bullying and show support of the LGBT(lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) youth.

Interview: Laverne Cox Presents New Hope For Trans Youth With Documentary The T Word

Sarah Toce | Posted 10.13.2014 | Gay Voices
Sarah Toce

The Emmy-nominated actress recently made history when she became the first transgender person to grace the cover of Time magazine in May of 2014.

Things Are About To Get REAL On 'Are You The One'

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman & Lauren Zupkus | Posted 10.13.2014 | Entertainment

The second season of "Are You The One?" premiered last week on MTV with one big twist. Instead of having 10 perfect matches among the cast, MTV added ...

'Real World' Star Reveals Her 'Hardest Moment' Was Being Gender Policed On MTV

Alex Berg | Posted 10.07.2014 | Gay Voices
Alex Berg

I spoke with Fitz about the style series, the pressure LGBT women face to conform with conventional femininity, and if she's fully recovered from her time on reality TV.

Don't You Forget About These: New Compilation Salutes the 'Second British Invasion'

Eric Williams | Posted 09.25.2014 | Entertainment
Eric Williams

The track list of "Reign" skews toward, if not technically one-hit wonders, artists whose greatest popularity was concentrated in a brief timespan, and the song selections tend toward those which will likely get first mention in their originators' obituaries

Bloom Taking a Bite Out of Hollywood With BiteSizeTV

Charles Karel Bouley | Posted 09.22.2014 | Entertainment
Charles Karel Bouley

Ron Bloom doesn't have to be in the entertainment industry. In fact, given his track record for making money for a lot of people, he really doesn't have to do much. And yet, here he is, literally in the heart of Hollywood at the BiteSizeTV studios on the main floor of the W Hotel right on Hollywood Blvd.

Finally, A Rap Song About Your Dog's Birthday

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 09.17.2014 | Comedy

If only dogs could a) understand birthdays or b) understand rap songs. They would LOVE this. MTV just dropped a throwback TRL-inspired web show, st...

(VIDEO) IPTV Even Better Than Mobile for Music's Vevo

Andy Plesser | Posted 09.11.2014 | Entertainment
Andy Plesser

COLOGNE, Germany -  Mobile better, IPTV best. That's the equation for music video brand Vevo. Whilst mobile viewing has boomed for the service, which...

Miley Cyrus' Advocacy Moves More Fans To Share Their Personal Stories Of Homelessness

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 09.05.2014 | Impact

It wasn't enough that Miley Cyrus' acceptance speech (or lack thereof) at last month's VMAs had nothing to do with music and everything to do with you...

5 Seconds Of Summer Didn't Play Their One Hit At The VMAs

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 08.25.2014 | Entertainment

5 Seconds of Summer hit the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday night to perform "Amnesia," but whether they wore American Apparel underwear during the a...

LOOK: 14 Of The Queerest Moments In MTV VMA History

Posted 08.24.2014 | Gay Voices

Let's face it -- awards shows in America can get pretty queer. From Madonna and Britney's iconic lip-lock to Macklemore and Ryan Lewis' moving rend...

30 Of The Greatest MTV VMA Moments Of All Time

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 08.22.2014 | Entertainment

This year marks a milestone anniversary for the MTV Video Music Awards. Over the past 30 years, the music show has delivered some of the wildest and m...

Genre Trouble: How the Music Industry Classifies Iggy Azalea

Emma Joslyn | Posted 08.22.2014 | Gay Voices
Emma Joslyn

Iggy Azalea is the new Miley Cyrus. In the same way that Miley served as a point of entry to many conversations about whiteness and cultural appropriation last year, Iggy is the latest example of how white artists snatch up elements of black culture, whitewash them, and then sell them to the mainstream as their own.

World Exclusive: The 2014 Revolt Music Conference

Azeem Khan | Posted 10.17.2014 | Entertainment
Azeem Khan

Last year, Sean 'Diddy' Combs, a man who needs little introduction, decided to launch a music-oriented digital television network, REVOLT TV, dedicated to offering music videos, entertainment, and pop culture news.

Kelly Cutrone Confirms That MTV Cast Whitney To Work For Her

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 08.14.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Viewers of "The Hills" have been debating whether or not the MTV reality series was scripted ever since it first premiered. Surprisingly, years after ...

This Is The New 'Jersey Shore'

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 09.18.2014 | Latino Voices

MTV is taking some YOLO spirit from “Jersey Shore” and making the most out of the series’ success. The network will soon start producing ...

These Are MTV's Most Controversial Videos

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 08.06.2014 | Entertainment

It's been 33 years since video killed the radio star, which means more than three decades' worth of MTV controversies. In days of yore, many of those ...

Why Dads Should Not Condemn Nicki Minaj

Sam Fiorella | Posted 10.04.2014 | Parents
Sam Fiorella

Our girls have choices; the world is their oyster. Let's not teach them to hate other women for their choices. If we do, they'll learn to hate themselves when/if they find themselves in a situation where their bodies are, voluntarily or otherwise, being objectified

Here's Nearly Every Easter Egg From The Marvel Movies

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 08.04.2014 | Entertainment

In its movies, Marvel loves throwing subtle -- sometimes not-quite-so subtle -- nods to comics, television shows and other films in its expansive cata...

SNL's Jeff Richards' Delivers 2014's Strangest Electro-Dance Comedy Greatest Hits Album

Xaque Gruber | Posted 09.25.2014 | Comedy
Xaque Gruber

There's a lot more to Jeff Richards than people realize. Over the past decade, the SNL and MADtv alum has been unleashing a series of experimental comedy electro-pop E.P.s accompanied by bizarre and hilarious music videos that harken back to the golden age of MTV when acts like M, Barnes & Barnes and Miss Julie Brown ruled the roost.

MTV's 'Teen Wolf' Renewed For Fifth Season

AP | Posted 07.25.2014 | Entertainment

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Fans squealed and screamed, and some shed tears at Thursday's Comic-Con panel for MTV's hit series "Teen Wolf." Before cast member...

Daria the Untold Tale Part 2

John Garrett Andrews | Posted 09.21.2014 | Entertainment
John Garrett Andrews

At MTV we were struggling with this assignment to create an animated show for girls. It hit me we already had what we needed. We would consider Daria for a show of her own.

If Jagger or McCartney Hadn't Made It, Would They Be Playing in a Cover Band?

David Fagin | Posted 09.17.2014 | Entertainment
David Fagin

These days, aside from writing for The Huff, amongst others, I basically survive on whatever royalties ASCAP's magnanimous computer feels like doling out each month for composing the theme to Jenna Elfman's last, short-lived CBS sitcom. But, life wasn't always this "amazing."

Teen Wolf 404: "The Benefactor"

Vanessa Berben | Posted 09.17.2014 | Entertainment
Vanessa Berben

Sadly that proved to be a bit of a tease, though I guess we shouldn't be all that surprised. Caution, some spoilers ahead if you haven't seen Teen Wolf Episode 404, "The Benefactor."