mtv vmas 2017

The Robert E. Lee Descendant Who Spoke at VMAs Has Left His Church Following Backlash From Congregation

Midway through this year's MTV VMAs came an unexpectedly serious and sincere appearance by Susan Bro, mother of Heather Heyer, the counter-protestor slain in Charlottesville. Introducing Bro was the…
Anna Gaca / September 5, 2017

The Game of Thrones Finale Crushed the VMAs

MTV's 34th annual Video Music Awards aired on Sunday, which was the same night as the Game of Thrones season finale. (There was also plenty…
Winston Cook-Wilson / August 30, 2017

MTV Won’t Say How Milo Yiannopoulos Got Into the VMAs

On Sunday night, alt-right personality Milo Yiannopoulos attended the MTV Video Music Awards, sharing multiple selfies from the show. It was ostensibly an unusual venue for Yiannopoulos,…
Anna Gaca / August 29, 2017

Report: The Weeknd Just Didn’t Feel Like Performing at the VMAs

Earlier this month, MTV announced the Weeknd as one of the headlining performances for this year's VMAs. Come Sunday night, however, there was no Weeknd to…
Anna Gaca / August 29, 2017

VMAs 2017: Katy Perry and Nicki Minaj Close Show With “Swish Swish”

Show host Katy Perry closed out this year's MTV Video Music Awards with an airborne performance of "Swish Swish," a song she may still be promoting…
Anna Gaca / August 28, 2017

Why Was Milo Yiannopoulos at the VMAs?

Among all the celebrities who showed up to this year's VMAs was one especially odious person. For some reason, alt-right troll Milo Yiannopoulos was in attendance…
Anna Gaca / August 28, 2017

VMAs 2017: Heather Heyer’s Mother and Robert E. Lee Descendant Denounce Racism

To award its Best Fight Against the System Moon Person, the Video Music Awards brought together Rev. Robert Lee, IV—a descendant of the Confederate general—and Susan Bro,…
Brian Josephs / August 28, 2017

VMAs 2017: Cardi B Shouts Out Colin Kaepernick

Cardi B, who performed her hit "Bodak Yellow" at the VMA's pre-show ceremonies, introduced Demi Lovato's performance at the main show later in the night. During…
Brian Josephs / August 27, 2017

VMAs 2017: Watch Jared Leto’s Tribute to Chester Bennington

A somber note at tonight's MTV Video Music Awards: Jared Leto, attending the event with his band 30 Seconds to Mars, memorialized the late Chester Bennington of Linkin Park.
Anna Gaca / August 27, 2017

VMAs 2017: Watch Miley Cyrus Perform “Younger Now”

Miley Cyrus took the Video Music Awards stage once more to perform "Younger Now." The show comes ahead of the release of her upcoming album Younger Now,…
Brian Josephs / August 27, 2017

VMAs 2017: Fifth Harmony Diss Camila Cabello During “Down” Performance

Fifth Harmony descended on the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards with a performance of "Down," from their newly released self-titled album. Earlier in the show, "Down"
Anna Gaca / August 27, 2017

VMAs 2017: Ed Sheeran and Lil Uzi Vert’s Performance of “XO Tour Llif3″ Was Good, But Cardi B’s Reaction Was Better

During his performance at the MTV VMAs tonight, Ed Sheeran transitioned out of a surprise remix of "Shape of You" with Lil Uzi Vert and into…
Jordan Sargent / August 27, 2017

VMAs 2017: Watch Lorde Perform “Homemade Dynamite”

Lorde appeared at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards to perform "Homemade Dynamite," a song from her excellent recent album Melodrama. Lorde, who earlier tweeted that she was ill, opted…
Anna Gaca / August 27, 2017

Video: Taylor Swift – “Look What You Made Me Do”

"Look What You Made Me Do," the lead single from Taylor Swift's highly anticipated sixth album Reputation, arrived on Friday, and the internet lost no time mocking its music video trailer…
Anna Gaca / August 27, 2017

VMAs 2017: Watch Kendrick Lamar Perform “DNA.” and “HUMBLE.”

Kendrick Lamar, the most nominated artist for this year's Video Music Awards, took the stage to perform "DNA." and "HUMBLE," cuts from his latest album DAMN. The rapper…
Brian Josephs / August 27, 2017
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