Miley Cyrus' Homeless VMA Date Given Jail Time

Jesse Helt, the young man Miley Cyrus took to this year's Video Music Awards in hopes of raising awareness about youth homelessness, has been sentenced to six months in jail for violating his probation. » 10/07/14 6:20pm 10/07/14 6:20pm

Nicki Minaj's Dancer Describes Being Chomped by a Snake at the VMAs

Genise Ruidiaz, a contortionist and dancer, was slated to perform in Nicki Minaj's "Anaconda" routine at the VMAs while holding a live boa constrictor. The snake idea was scrapped before the live show, however, because it BIT RUIDIAZ DURING REHEARSAL WITH ITS BIG SNAKE MOUTH. And then the replacement snake bit a… » 9/02/14 8:10pm 9/02/14 8:10pm

Miley Cyrus's Homeless VMA Date Jesse Helt Is Wanted By Police

Miley Cyrus’ VMA date is wanted by the police. A native of Salem, Oregon, Jesse Andrew Helt left home to become a model but during the process found himself homeless and ditching his probation officer back home. » 8/26/14 4:50pm 8/26/14 4:50pm

Parents Television Council Is Still Not Happy With the VMAs

The biggest group of killjoys in America are still disappointed in MTV and the Video Music Awards. The Parents Television Council predictably kept their hands firmly gripped on their pearls throughout last night's show. » 8/25/14 2:30pm 8/25/14 2:30pm

Beyoncé's VMAs Performance, With Her Vocals Isolated

When we put up the isolated vocal track from Taylor Swift's MTV Video Music Awards performance last night, skeptics protested that "you could do that with any performer and it would sound just as bad." In response, here's Beyoncé's full 16-minute, show-ending mini-set, using just the unaltered audio from her… » 8/25/14 1:09pm 8/25/14 1:09pm

Here is the Full List of Winners From the MTV VMAs

That's it for last night's VMAs. Aside from a some good butt-shoulder bumping and a whole lot of Beyoncé and family, the show was fairly safe and (dare I say?) a little boring. » 8/25/14 11:00am 8/25/14 11:00am

Glitter, Cleavage and Outlandish Outfits on the VMAs Red Carpet

Watch Beyoncé's Entire Flawless VMA Performance

During last night's Video Music Awards, Beyoncé melted the MTV stage by performing a medley of her latest self-titled album as a pre-cursor to accepting the 2014 Michael Jackson Vanguard Video award. And now you can relive the moment at your desk. Happy Monday! » 8/25/14 9:45am 8/25/14 9:45am

Miley Cyrus Called Ed Sheeran an 'Asshole' at the MTV VMAs

Although Miley Cyrus created some positive buzz last night by having a homeless youth accept an MTV award on her behalf, she also brought some negativity when Ed Sheeran accepted his "Best Male Video" award. » 8/25/14 9:00am 8/25/14 9:00am

The 2014 VMAs Existed For Beyoncé

The Video Music Awards closed out with a performance by Beyoncé that was seemingly the entire point of the program. The lead up to her appearance and her acceptance of the 2014 Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award was long and paved with much mediocrity, but we were handsomely rewarded for our patience. » 8/25/14 12:21am 8/25/14 12:21am

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

Watch Iggy Azalea and Rita Ora Slink Their Way Through 'Black Widow'

It seems like Iggy Azalea managed to not offend anyone during her VMAs performance with Rita Ora – and she also managed not to fall. » 8/24/14 11:13pm 8/24/14 11:13pm

Taylor Swift's VMA Performance Was Peak Taylor Swift

Former country star Taylor Swift performed her new, annoyingly catchy single, "Shake It Off." Luckily she kept the twerking at home and instead opted for a gang of tuxedoed male dancers who performed a lot of complicated looking flips. » 8/24/14 10:03pm 8/24/14 10:03pm

Nicki Minaj, Ariana Grande and Jessie J Open the VMAs With a 'Bang'

We kicked off the VMAs with a performance by Nicki Minaj, Ariana Grande and Jessie J. Ariana started with "Break Free" before transitioning into Nicki Minaj's "Anacaonda." Because this is America, Jessie J did not perform a single but instead got "Bang Bang" started. » 8/24/14 9:29pm 8/24/14 9:29pm

Katy Perry and Riff Raff Pull a Britney and Justin in Denim-On-Denim

In a clear homage to Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake's matching denim-on-denim outfit at the 2001 American Music Awards, Katy Perry and Riff Raff showed up fashionably last to the VMAs in their own matching denim-on-denim outfits. » 8/24/14 9:17pm 8/24/14 9:17pm

Your 2014 VMAs Open Thread

The MTV VMAs are upon us! What cultural embarrassment will they unleash on unsuspecting music fans this year? Who will awkwardly lip sync and gyrate to forgettable pop songs this time around? » 8/24/14 8:15pm 8/24/14 8:15pm

YouTube Gets In on That Sick VMA Game

Because of the immense success of Brooklyn and Miley Cyrus (PSYCH naw this is a totally creative idea they've been working on for a long time, as long as Madonna's original low-budget shock-fest), YouTube has announced that on November 3rd they'll be hosting their own awards show in New York City celebrating music.… » 10/01/13 2:00pm 10/01/13 2:00pm

An Ornery Jon Gosselin Allegedly Fired 'Warning Shot' at Photographer

Not only has Jon "Davy Crockett" Gosselin dropped off the grid somewhere in rural Pennsylvania, there's a rumor going 'round that he just recently took a break from waiting tables to threaten a photographer with a gun after that photographer accidentally/on purpose followed him on his property. To the TMZ rumor… » 9/21/13 11:30am 9/21/13 11:30am