Awards

Aug
24
Suge Knight Shot During Pre-VMA Party

Suge Knight

A pre-VMA party turned violent in the early hours of Sunday, leaving three people injured including Suge Knight.

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Aug
21
Who’s Seated Where at the 2014 VMAs

Lil Wayne and Beyoncé

The VMAs are just days away, but MTV is keeping the performances under wraps. However, we can tell you where some of your favorite stars will be sitting at L.A.’s Forum come Sunday.

Before being honored with the Video Vanguard Award, Queen Bey will take her throne in the front row, just seats away from Lil Wayne.

The “Krazy” rapper will watch the festivities alongside his Young Money sister Nicki Minaj, who’s seated next to pop princesses Miley Cyrus and Katy Perry.

After he hits the stage with Nicki, Usher will rub elbows with fellow performer Jessie J, while Tyga and his YMCMB labelmate Austin Mahone are in the row behind.

When Bey takes the stage, her Destiny’s Child bandmates Michelle Williams and the pregnant Kelly Rowland will be cheering her on from the audience.

Seven-time nominee Iggy Azalea will perform “Black Widow” with Rita Ora and take a seat next to her “Problem” pal Ariana Grande.

While there’s no sign of Rihanna, her ex Chris Brown will be seated alongside British crooner Sam Smith, whose hit “Stay With Me” Breezy recently covered on Instagram.

Check out some of the seating arrangements below.

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Aug
13
James Franco Interviews Nicki Minaj, Iggy Azalea for VMA Special

Nicki Minaj

In honor of the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards, VMA performers Nicki Minaj and Iggy Azalea sit down with entertainment tabloid TV host Dave Skylark, played by The Interview star James Franco, for “Dave Skylark’s Very Special VMA Special.”

During the 30-minute program, the uninformed Skylark asks the Aussie rapper if she knows Austrian actor Arnold Schwarzenegger and questions Nicki about her song “Super Bass,” or “Superb Ass” as he calls it, making for some funny and uncomfortable moments.

Jason Derulo also joins Skylark during the promo, which airs Sunday, August 17, at 9 p.m. on MTV.

Iggy will perform “Black Widow” with Rita Ora at the VMAs, while Nicki will treat viewers to the first performance of “Anaconda.”

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Aug
13
Nicki Minaj to Perform ‘Anaconda’ at VMAs

Nicki Minaj

Oh, my, God! Nicki Minaj is coming to the VMAs. The reigning rap queen will perform her new single “Anaconda” for the first time at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards.

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Aug
7
Beyoncé to Perform at MTV VMAs, Receive Video Vanguard Award

Beyoncé

All hail ‘Yoncé. Queen Bey will perform at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards.

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Jul
17
Beyoncé Leads 2014 MTV Video Music Awards Nominations

Beyoncé

Who runs the VMAs? Beyoncé. The pop superstar leads the field with eight nominations at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards.

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Jul
9
Usher to Open MTV Video Music Awards

Usher

Usher will celebrate the 20th anniversary of his self-titled debut with a performance at the MTV Video Music Awards next month.

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