Miley Cyrus Dedicated Her VMA to Homeless Young People

Instead of accepting her VMA for Video of the Year for the Terry Richardson-directed "Wrecking Ball," Miley Cyrus had a young man named Jesse accept the award for her on behalf of "the 1.6 million runaways and homeless youth in the United States who are starving, lost and scared for their lives right now." » 8/24/14 11:34pm 8/24/14 11:34pm

Parents Television Council Would Like the VMAs to Tone It Down, Thanks

The Parents Television Council is upset that the MTV Video Music Awards are not as wholesome as the Kid's Choice awards. The censorship advocacy group has released a letter to MTV warning them to tone down this year's VMAs and, yes, it is possible that they are confused as to who they're talking to. » 8/18/14 2:20pm 8/18/14 2:20pm

Everything Old Is New as Britney Spears Tells Herself to 'Work Bitch'

Exactly six years ago, life was not great for Britney Spears. She had just performed at the MTV Video Music Awards, an event that usually prompted headlines about the cool and now infamous things she'd done, like dance with a snake or kiss Madonna. But this time, her lackluster performance of her first single in… » 10/02/13 10:50am 10/02/13 10:50am

Britney Spears' 'VMA' Bomb: MTV, America And Britney Herself Are To…

For months, some of us have been defending Britney Spears to friends, neighbors, doormen... anyone who would listen, but even we were starting to question our position especially after the shit-show that was Sunday night's VMA's. Not any more. In today's Salon, writer Rebecca Traister shares our sad fury over the… » 9/12/07 1:30pm 9/12/07 1:30pm