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The Story Behind Madonna And Britney Spears' VMAs Kiss

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 10.20.2014 | Entertainment

When Madonna kissed Britney Spears on stage at the 2003 VMAs, the world erupted. Soon it became one of the most iconic images in MTV award show histor...

5 Reasons Why the VMAs No Longer Matter

Mark Carpowich | Posted 10.25.2014 | Entertainment
Mark Carpowich

The Video Music Awards have become a halfhearted, one-dimensional, and quite frankly inexplicable use of airtime, and in the post-TRL years have become about as relevant and vital as the music video itself.

Blue Ivy Was The Highlight Of Beyoncé's VMAs Performance

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 08.25.2014 | Entertainment

The Beygency can take tonight off. MTV's VMAs honored Beyoncé with the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award, and she performed a 17-minute medley of ...

VMAs Give Robin Williams A Touching Tribute

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 08.24.2014 | Entertainment

MTV's VMAs on Sunday night, Aug. 24, honored the late great Robin Williams with a short but touching tribute. The beloved actor, who died earlier t...

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...

Taylor Swift Mesmerized Miley Cyrus At VMAs

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 08.25.2014 | Entertainment

Haters gonna hate, but Taylor Swift is just gonna keep shakin'. Swift took to the stage at the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday, Aug. 24, to perf...

This Is How Celebs Kill Time Before The VMAs

The Huffington Post | Lauren Zupkus | Posted 08.24.2014 | Entertainment

Clearly these celebrities were all like, "But first, let me take a selfie," before they hit the red carpet at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards on Sunda...

Nicki Minaj's Dancer Bitten By A Snake During 'Anaconda' VMAs Rehearsal

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 08.23.2014 | Entertainment

It looks like Nicki Minaj is trying to pull a Britney for her VMAs performance. The rapper, who recently dropped the butt-filled music video for he...

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 10.21.2014 | 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.

Woodstock Nation Should Open Their Minds and Listen to Today's Rock Music Artists

Larry Atkins | Posted 10.18.2014 | Entertainment
Larry Atkins

As a 53-year-old who grew up listening to classic rock albums and radio stations and going to many concerts, I can attest that rock is alive, even though it's not the dominant genre anymore.

This Is What The MTV VMAs Looked Like In 1994

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 08.14.2014 | Entertainment

Things to know about the 1994 MTV VMAs: Roseanne Barr was host, Aerosmith won the night's biggest award, Counting Crows took home Best New Artist in a...

Here Are The MTV VMA Nominees

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 07.17.2014 | Entertainment

MTV announced the 2014 Video Music Awards nominees via Snapchat on Thursday. The nods appeared in eight 10-second Snapchat videos, and featured appear...

Ariana Grande Books Another Big MTV Gig

AP | Posted 07.03.2014 | Entertainment

NEW YORK (AP) — Ariana Grande will perform at the MTV Video Music Awards on Aug. 24. MTV announced Wednesday the pop singer is the first performer ...

Big Changes Ahead for MTV VMAs

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 06.23.2014 | Entertainment

Live from Inglewood! After visiting New York last year, the MTV Video Music Awards announced Wednesday that the show is returning to the West Coast t...

Miley Cyrus Is a Strategic Genius

Maude Standish | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Maude Standish

Sinead O'Connor is worried about Miley. So is Elton John. So are the bearded guys of Duck Dynasty. But I'm not. Because I know that Miley is a strategic genius and that brands actually have quite a bit to learn from her.

Miley Cyrus: A Blurred Red Line for Culture

Dr. Gregory Jantz, Ph.D. | Posted 11.10.2013 | Celebrity
Dr. Gregory Jantz, Ph.D.

I've been tracking the reactions to Miley Cyrus's performance - some might use the term spectacle - at the MTV VMA Awards. Speaking of terms, the Oxf...

Miley Cyrus' Contribution to Feminism

Christian Piatt | Posted 11.06.2013 | Entertainment
Christian Piatt

Although in some respects, women and girls have made strides toward gender parity in our culture, there is still a persistent, if sometimes subtle, subtext narrated to our girls, which is that sex is the most efficient and potent means of access to power they have.

10 Tips for Proving You're a Grown-up (for Miley Cyrus and Other Young Adult Pop Stars)

Kristen Howerton | Posted 11.05.2013 | Parents
Kristen Howerton

I'm here to humbly offer some tips for proving you're a grown-ass woman that doesn't involve showing said ass.

Into the Uncanny Valley of Death Rides Miley Cyrus, or It's Time for the Next Reinvention of Feminism

Russell C. Smith | Posted 10.28.2013 | Entertainment
Russell C. Smith

Since sexual shock and awe is getting harder to pull off, maybe its time women in rock shifted back to taking more power away from the guys in other ways.

MTV Video Music Awards Musings in the Form of Questions

Trish Kinney | Posted 10.28.2013 | Entertainment
Trish Kinney

Has the younger generation organically developed a case of ADD with MTV just giving them what they want and need as in the letters that are all sideways and upside down and how fast they appear and disappear on the screen

LOOK: Taylor Swift And Justin Timberlake Get CLOSE

Posted 08.27.2013 | Celebrity

Taylor Swift and Justin Timberlake exchanged physical contact at the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday (Aug. 25), but reports confirm they are not dati...

What Really Happened To The 'M' From MTV?

Posted 08.27.2013 | Comedy

The ridiculous (and wonderful) puppet channel "Glove and Boots" is back with a hard-hitting news report about the crime of the century: the disappeara...

Reflections on Miley Cyrus's 'We Can't Stop'

Adam Kirk Edgerton | Posted 10.26.2013 | Entertainment
Adam Kirk Edgerton

Is Miley America's young, waiting to be devoured? Is she our new Princess of Pop, or is she a princess waiting to be popped? Or is Miley all of us, all of us in our toiling, immature machinations of narcissism?

Miley's Antics And *NSYNC Reunion Boost VMA Ratings

Posted 10.26.2013 | TV

While MTV's 2013 VMAs didn't break the ratings record set in 2011 (when the awards ceremony scored 12.4 million viewers following performances by Adel...