Kids’ Choice Awards

Mar
30
Pharrell, Ariana Grande, & Christina Milian Attend Kids’ Choice Awards

Pharrell Williams

There were lots of stars and slime at the 2014 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards on Saturday. Hosted by Mark Wahlberg, the 27th annual event brought out Pharrell Williams, Ariana Grande, and LL Cool J, who helped honor kids’ favorites in film, music, sports, and television at the Galen Center at USC in Los Angeles.

Ariana Grande matched her orange Aiisha Ramadan dress to the orange carpet, toting a Chanel purse adorned with stickers of Nickelodeon cartoon characters including “The Rugrats” and “Aaahh!!! Real Monsters.” The “Sam & Cat” star also picked up the orange blimp for Favorite TV Actress.

Pharrell sported some gear from his new adidas collection as he arrived with his wife Helen Lasichanh. He made a cameo in the opening performance of “Happy” and later changed into a yellow “SpongeBob SquarePants” onesie before being doused with green slime.

It was also a family affair for Christina Milian, who brought her daughter Violet, and LL Cool J, who was joined by his daughter Nina.

Aloe Blacc entertained the young crowd with a medley of his Lift Your Spirit hits “Wake Me Up” and “The Man.”

Others winners included Justin Timberlake for Favorite Male Singer and Selena Gomez for Favorite Female Singer.

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Mar
24
Pitbull and Christina Aguilera Perform ‘Feel This Moment’ at Kids’ Choice Awards

Christina Aguilera and Pitbull

What’s a party without Pitbull? Mr. Worldwide had everyone on their feet with his electrifying performance at Nickelodeon’s 26th Annual Kids’ Choice Awards on Saturday.

He opened with “Don’t Stop the Party” before bringing out Christina Aguilera for their hit collaboration “Feel This Moment” off his album Global Warming.

Dressed in all black, they worked the stage as mini Pits and Xtinas danced along during the high-energy set, which ended with Pitbull getting covered in slime.

You can catch Mr. 305 on tour with Ke$ha starting May 23.

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Mar
31
Nicki Minaj, Ludacris, & Willow Smith Make a Splash at Kids’ Choice Awards

Nicki Minaj

Slime, screams, and Smiths ruled the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards on Saturday (March 31). Will Smith hosted the 25th annual show at USC’s Galen Center in Los Angeles, honoring kids’ top choices in TV, movies, music, and sports. It was a family affair as the entire Smith family including a pink-haired Willow, Jaden, Jada Pinkett, and Trey cheered on Will, who kicked off the show by performing “Can U Handle This.”

A blonde Nicki Minaj turned heads in a colorful outfit made of tickets with stuffed teddy bears covering her heels. She presented the orange blimp for Favorite Music Group with Hunger Games star Josh Hutcherson.

Ludacris walked the orange carpet with his daughter Karma, Diggy Simmons stayed fresh in a blue motorcycle jacket, and family man Travis Barker kicked it with his kids.

Katy Perry performed her hit “Part of Me,” while First Lady Michelle Obama presented Taylor Swift with The Big Help Award in recognition of her philanthropic endeavors. Cee Lo Green was hoping to get slimed, but instead got “ice cream sundae’d” by Will Smith, complete with a cherry on top.

The highlight came at the end when Justin Bieber was showered with green slime while accepting the award for Favorite Male Singer, drenching himself and Will Smith.

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Feb
11
Nicki Minaj Calls Up Will Smith in Kids’ Choice Awards Promo

Nicki Minaj

Nicki Minaj phones Will Smith in the promo for the 2012 Kids’ Choice Awards. The pink-haired rapper helps the Hollywood megastar prepare for his first-time hosting duties. “Have a seat, and hold on tight,” she tells him before sending him to KCA headquarters. The 25th annual show will air March 31 on Nickelodeon.

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Apr
2
Video: Willow Smith Performs at 2011 Kids’ Choice Awards

Willow Smith

Willow Smith made a grand entrance at Nickelodeon’s 2011 Kids’ Choice Awards, flying over the audience on a harness before landing onstage. The 10-year-old star started by performing her new single “21st Century Girl,” segueing into her smash “Whip My Hair” with her Warriorettes crew in a dance sequence by Janet Jackson’s former choreographer Tina Landon. Her proud father Will Smith and brother Jaden were all smiles as they looked on.

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Apr
2
Video: Black Eyed Peas Open the 2011 Kids’ Choice Awards

will.i.am and Fergie

The Black Eyed Peas kicked off Nickelodeon’s 2011 Kids’ Choice Awards by performing their hits “The Time (Dirty Bit)” and “Just Can’t Get Enough.” Wearing fluorescent outfits, will.i.am, Fergie, Taboo, and apl.de.ap danced their way through a lively set, with a surprise appearance from host and comedian Jack Black. The Peas also took home the orange blimp for Best Music Group.

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Apr
2
Willow Smith, Black Eyed Peas, & Snoop Dogg Invade Kids’ Choice Awards

Jaden and Willow Smith

Willow Smith and her brother Jaden were the coolest kids on the orange carpet at Nickelodeon’s 2011 Kids’ Choice Awards at USC’s Galen Center in Los Angeles on Saturday (April 2). The pint-sized fashionista sparkled in a gold jumpsuit and gladiator sandals before heading inside to perform “21st Century Girl” and “Whip My Hair” as her father Will Smith looked on.

Will.i.am was so 3008 in his futuristic red shades and Christian Louboutin studded shoes, opening the show with his group the Black Eyed Peas, who picked up the award for Favorite Music Group. Snoop Dogg arrived with his wife and daughter, getting slimed during his performance with boy band Big Time Rush. Justin Timberlake was honored with The Big Help Award in recognition of his work as a philanthropist and environmentalist.

Check out photos from the slime fest including Brandy, Will Smith, Fergie, Nick Cannon, and more.

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