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Article: Add Some MTV To Your #OOTD With The Network’s Fashion Collabs With H&M, American Eagle, Christopher Bates, ONEMETH And Lazy Oaf – See The Products Here!

4 Nov

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Autumn is in full swing and you all know what that means right?! It’s time to spruce up your wardrobe with some new clothing for the fall season! Luckily, MTV has you covered as the renowned and legendary network has teamed up with several, fashion brands to bring out exceptional, MTV-inspired collaborations that you will totally be obsessed with!

MTV has partnered with brands including H&M, American Eagle, Christopher Bates, ONEMETH and Lazy Oaf to release apparel for men and women. It goes without saying that all of these items are definitely going to be at the top of everyone’s holiday wish-lists.

H&M teamed up with MTV to launch the MOSCHINO (tv) H&M collaboration. The M[tv]OSCHINO H&M pieces bring together the MTV logo along with MOSCHINO’s brand name for terrific items ranging from t-shirts to hoodies, pool slides, phone cases, strap bags and more! The collection officially launches online and in select H&M stores on November 8th. Prices range from €9.99 to €149.99.

 

In addition, MTV also worked with American Eagle to create a collection that will give you major heart-eye emojis. Women can enjoy t-shirts, body suits, sweatshirts and hoodies, socks, a denim jacket and a tote bag. For the guys, the collection includes t-shirts, long sleeve shirts, hoodies, a denim jacket, a windbreaker, boxer briefs, joggers, socks and a sling bag. The collection is currently available in stores and online. Prices range from $9.99 to $99.95. Check out the collection here.

If you’re looking for some epic MTV-inspired kicks to rock, Christopher Bates should be your go-to! Canadian luxury menswear designer, Christopher Bates released a collection of limited-edition MTV sneakers and they are uber fashionable. You can get your own pair of sneakers either on Gotstyle or on Christopher Bates’ website here. The sneakers are being sold for about $500 CAD and they will definitely make heads turn!

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Toronto-based streetwear brand ONEMETH also joined in on the fun and created an MTV collection with eleven pieces ranging from $45 CAD to $195 CAD. You can shop ONEMETH’s MTV collection here.

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It’s obvious that the show Daria was a fan-favorite amongst everyone; so when we found out that Lazy Oaf created a Daria-inspired collection, we all couldn’t contain our excitement. According to the press release, the collection includes:

  • For Daria: the ‘Sick Sad World Jacket’ – an oversized trucker jacket in forest green corduroy with removable shearling collar and pink Sick Sad World logo; and the ‘I Don’t Like To Smile’ yellow pleated kilt
  • For Jane: the ‘Go To Hell Chore Jacket’ — a relaxed fit workers jacket complete with pizza patch; and the ‘I Hate Everybody Pants’ with raw hems and subtle ankle embroidery
  • For Quinn: the ‘Quinn Fitted Tee’ features cut-out details and cute capped sleeves
  • Additionally, there are two oversized tees featuring screen-printed artwork from the original show and meme-friendly Jane and Daria quotes, as well as a ‘I Hate Everybody’ black tote bag and pack of three custom enamel pin badges.

Prices range from £18 to £145 and items can be purchased at www.lazyoaf.com

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‘Tis the season to rock some amazing MTV clothing, so be sure to check out all of these phenomenal collections and get your items now! Follow MTV on Twitter and Instagram: @MTV and share your purchases on social media.

Article: The Multi-talented Hailee Steinfeld Is Set To Host MTV’s EMAs On November 4th PLUS See The Full List Of Nominees Here!

14 Oct

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She’s a consummate actress who has been nominated for several, prestigious awards including an Academy Award, two Critics’ Choice Awards and a Golden Globe. She’s a worldwide sensation whose songs instantaneously land the top spot on all music charts. She’s a brilliant role model to all of her fans and a total beauty both inside and out. You probably have guessed who we are talking about already and if you thought about Hailee Steinfeld, then you’re right!

MTV just recently announced the amazing news that the multi-talented and stupendous Hailee Steinfeld will be hosting the much-anticipated MTV EMAs on November 4, 2018 at the Bilbao Exhibition Centre in Spain. The phenomenal singer and actress will also be performing at the event.

The exciting news was announced via a creative Facebook live sketch. Hailee Steinfeld does such a marvelous job with anything and everything that she works on and we know that she will be an absolutely spectacular host at the MTV EMAs.

Hailee Steinfeld shared her excitement over hosting the outstanding award show and said, “The EMAs are a show where anything can happen. I can’t wait to host a night filled with incredible artists, performances, some surprises of my own – let’s do this, Bilbao.” (source: press release)

Steinfeld also showed her enthusiasm over her hosting job on her Instagram account and she shared the breathtakingly beautiful picture as seen below to announce the news to all of her fans. Along with the photo she wrote, “I am SO excited to announce that I will be HOSTING the 2018 MTV EMA’s in Bilbao!!! I might just have to perform a new song while I’m there. 😉 I can’t wait my loves! ❣️🐝 #MTVEMA.”

 

“Hailee is a true global superstar renowned for her exceptional talent with a career that spans music, film and TV,” said Bruce Gillmer, global head of music and talent, Viacom and co-brand head, MTV International. “We are thrilled to have her as host for this year’s MTV EMAs in Bilbao and can’t wait to see her light up the stage with her incredible energy.” (source: press release)

We know Hailee Steinfeld will totally slay it as the host of the upcoming MTV EMAs and we can’t wait to see her perform a brand new song at the event!

The nominees for the 2018 MTV EMAs were announced last week through Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response (ASMR) videos. You can see the full list of nominees below courtesy of MTV. Help your fave musicians win big at this year’s EMAs by voting now until November 3rd at 11:59pm CET at mtvema.com

Follow @MTVEMA on Twitter and Instagram and be sure to join in on the conversation by using #MTVEMA.

Best Artist
Ariana Grande
Camila Cabello
Drake
Dua Lipa
Post Malone

BEST VIDEO   
Ariana Grande                         no tears left to cry
Camila Cabello                        Havana ft. Young Thug
Childish Gambino                    This Is America
Lil Dicky                                 Freaky Friday ft. Chris Brown
The Carters                             APES**T

BEST SONG                
Ariana Grande                         no tears left to cry
Bebe Rexha                            Meant To Be ft. Florida Georgia Line
Camila Cabello                        Havana ft. Young Thug
Drake                                     God’s Plan
Post Malone                           rockstar ft. 21 Savage

Best Pop
Ariana Grande
Camila Cabello
Dua Lipa
Hailee Steinfeld
Shawn Mendes

Best New
Anne-Marie
Bazzi
Cardi B
Hayley Kiyoko
Jessie Reyez

Best Look
Cardi B
Dua Lipa
Migos
Nicki Minaj
Post Malone

BEST HIP HOP
Drake
Eminem
Migos
Nicki Minaj
Travis Scott

BEST LIVE                               
Ed Sheeran
Muse
P!nk
Shawn Mendes
The Carters

BEST ROCK     
5 Seconds Of Summer
Foo Fighters
Imagine Dragons
Muse
U2

BEST ALTERNATIVE   
Fall Out Boy
Panic! At The Disco
The 1975
Thirty Seconds To Mars
twenty one pilots

BEST ELECTRONIC     
Calvin Harris
David Guetta
Marshmello
Martin Garrix
The Chainsmokers

BIGGEST FANS
BTS
Camila Cabello
Selena Gomez
Shawn Mendes
Taylor Swift

BEST WORLD STAGE                         
Clean Bandit                            MTV Crashes Plymouth, UK 2017
Charli XCX                               MTV Crashes Plymouth, UK 2017
David Guetta                           Trafalgar Square, UK 2017
Jason Derulo                           Isle of MTV Malta 2018
Post Malone                            Wireless Festival, UK 2018
Migos                                      Wireless Festival, UK 2018
J Cole                                       Wireless Festival, UK 2018
Nick Jonas                               MTV Spotlight @ Hyperplay, Singapore 2018
Alessia Cara                             MTV Spotlight @ Hyperplay, Singapore 2018

BEST PUSH     
PRETTYMUCH                         (October 2017)
Why Don’t We                        (November 2017)
Grace VanderWaal                  (December 2017)
Bishop Briggs                          (January 2018)
Superorganism                        (February 2018)
Jessie Reyez                            (March 2018)
Hayley Kiyoko                          (April 2018)
Lil Xan                                      (May 2018)
Sigrid                                       (June 2018)
Chloe x Halle                           (July 2018)
Bazzi                                        (August 2018)
Jorja Smith                              (September 2018)

Article: MTV’s Highly-Anticipated Show “Too Stupid To Die” Set To Premiere On Friday, November 2nd At 9:30 PM ET / PT!

10 Oct

Photo Credits: MTV

Do you love watching hilarious stunts and epic pranks that will definitely make you LOL? Well, who doesn’t?! In MTV’s highly-anticipated, new series, Too Stupid To Die, a group of friends are ready to bring an endless amount of laughs to everyone’s TV screens as they take on some of the most outrageous stunts that will make everyone’s jaw drop. MTV, in conjunction with Gunpowder & Sky’s Too Stupid To Die, developed with Zach Holmes, is set to premiere on Friday, November 2nd at 9:30 PM ET / PT.

According to the press release, “In the debut episode, viewers are introduced to rural Indiana where this amateur stunt crew has nothing better to do with their time than take rat traps to the face, dodge golf carts, set off explosives, practice public archery and open a dangerous kissing booth, just for starters. Too Stupid To Die is the story of a backyard group of friends who are making a name for themselves with nothing but blood, sweat and fearlessness.”

It goes without saying that everyone is bound to be obsessed with this one-of-a-kind show! Let’s meet the cast below before the show’s premiere date.

(source: press release)

Zach, 26 (“The Stupid Genius”) – The mastermind, building his following on Facebook and Instagram through his fearless stunts.

Coty, 26 (“The Screamer”) – Always up for friendly competition and rarely plays by the rules.

Meggan, 26 (“Hell On Wheels”) – Holds her own within this insane group of guys and is typically the one to push the limits further.

Tommy, 26 (“Most Redneck”) – The guinea pig of the group and will step up when others are too scared.

Chad, 27 (“Tattooed Teddy Bear”) – Big-hearted and is the glue that keeps the crew together.

Damon (Blazer), 27 (“Human Trashcan”) – Known for doing all things gross and will eat anything.

Khyler, 22 (“Mr. Fearless”) – Up to try anything once…or twice.

Chad Tepper, 26 (“The Instigator”) – YouTube star who visits the crew and takes things to the next level.

 

Be sure to mark your calendars and join in on all of the fun by tuning in to the premiere of Too Stupid To Die on Friday, November 2nd at 9:30 PM ET / PT on MTV!

Follow @MTV and @TooStupidToDie on Twitter and Instagram to keep connected with all updates regarding the show.

Article: Chris Pratt Will Be Honored With The Generation Award At The 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards!

27 May

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What does highly-acclaimed and renowned projects including Guardians of the GalaxyJurassic World and Parks and Recreation have in common?! They are all fan-favorite projects that the one, the only, profound and consummate actor Chris Pratt has showcased his unrivaled, acting skills in. Needless to say, Chris Pratt is truly a legend and a great asset to the entertainment world. No words are sufficient enough to describe just how much of a gifted actor Chris Pratt is and he has truly made the greatest impact in the lives of so many. Of course, we also can’t help but mention that he definitely is everyone‘s #ManCrush everyday.

So, when we found out that Chris Pratt would be honored with the prestigious “Generation Award” at the 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards, we couldn’t contain our excitement. According to the press release, “The award celebrates beloved actors whose diverse contributions to both film and television have turned them into household names in the industry. Past recipients of the award include the “Fast & Furious” franchise, Will Smith, Reese Witherspoon, Robert Downey Jr., Mark Wahlberg, Sandra Bullock, Jamie Foxx, Johnny Depp, Ben Stiller, Adam Sandler, Mike Myers, Tom Cruise and Jim Carrey.”

Chris Pratt has definitely contributed an undeniable amount to the acting world and he is beyond deserving of this year’s “Generation Award.”

MTV News Correspondent Josh Horowitz tweeted:

The extraordinary Chris Pratt shared his excitement over being honored with the award and replied back to Horowitz’s tweet by saying:

Be sure to tune in and see Chris Pratt being awarded with the “Generation Award” at the 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards airing on June 18th at 9:00 PM ET / PT hosted by Tiffany Haddish!

Follow MTV on Twitter and Instagram: @MTV and be sure to join in on the conversation by using #MTVAwards

Article: Nick Jonas, Mustard And Chloe x Halle Are Set To Perform At The Highly-Anticipated 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards!

27 May

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MTV never fails to bring out an endless amount of excitement to all viewers – from the network’s awesome TV shows to its epic award shows. In just a couple more weeks, MTV’s highly-anticipated MTV Movie & TV Awards will be making its way on over to the Barker Hangar in Los Angeles, California on June 18, 2018 and this is bound to be one phenomenal award show filled with all of our favorite celebs under one roof. This event celebrates fans’ favorites when it comes to movies and TV shows and we can’t wait to see who will be winning big at the award show.

To add onto the fun, MTV recently announced the exceptional performers at the event. The stupendous Nick Jonas and platinum producer Mustard will be performing their new single “Anywhere” for the first time in its entirety at the terrific event. In addition, the immensely talented, girl power duo Chloe x Halle will be taking the stage at the 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards to perform a medley of their songs “The Kids Are Alright” and “Warrior” from their remarkable, debut album. Needless to say, the performances at this year’s extraordinary award show will be unforgettable and we can’t wait to see these spectacular artists jam out on stage.

In addition, MTV also announced several celebs who you can look forward to seeing present at the MTV Movie & TV Awards. Michael B. Jordan, Seth Rogen, Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, Zendaya, Gina Rodriguez and Common are all set to present at the event.

The 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards will definitely make entertainment history yet again with another sensational and brilliant event. Be sure to mark your calendars and tune in to the MTV Movie & TV Awards hosted by the one and only Tiffany Haddish on June 18th at 9:00 PM ET / PT on MTV.

Follow @MTV on Twitter and Instagram and be sure to join in on the conversation by using #MTVAwards on all social media networks!

Article: The Multi-talented Tiffany Haddish Set To Host The 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards!

23 Feb

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She’s a spectacular actress, a highly-acclaimed comedian, and she even happens to be a New York Times best-selling author – seriously, she can do it all and do such a magnificent job at everything she works on. She is the brilliant Tiffany Haddish! The marvelous Tiffany Haddish truly defines what it is like to be a multi-talented and admirable woman. Now, the prolific Tiffany Haddish can add “host” onto her very impressive resume as it has just been announced that she will be hosting the 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards that will take place on June 18th at 9:00 PM ET / PT.

“Tiffany Haddish is quickly establishing herself as one of the most sought-after actresses and comedic talents in television and film. She exploded onto the scene after her breakout performance in the blockbuster hit “Girls Trip;” recently released a New York Times bestselling book The Last Black Unicorn; and late last year became the first black female stand-up comedian to host “Saturday Night Live.” Haddish’s viral appearance on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” led her to become the face of Groupon and appear in the company’s 2018 Super Bowl commercial.” (source: press release)

The outstanding Tiffany Haddish announced the news via an Instagram post as seen below.

 

We’re super excited to see the incredible Tiffany Haddish host the marvelous 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards!

Follow @MTV on Twitter and Instagram for more news and the announcement of the nominees for the 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards coming soon.

Article: Get Ready For Some Awesome Talent In Rob Dyrdek’s New Show, “Amazingness” Premiering 12/8 On MTV!

5 Dec

Photo Credits: @RobDyrdek on Instagram

There’s never a dull moment when Rob Dyrdek is around! The extraordinary Rob Dyrdek is truly a genius behind some of the greatest projects including the fan-favorite show, Ridiculousness, which showcases the most hilarious, epic fails of all time. Well now, Rob Dyrdek is bringing out a new show that exhibits the total opposite of ridiculous moments, it showcases some of the most talented individuals showing what they got for a chance to walk away with $10,000 in cash. It all goes down in the much-anticipated, brand new series, Amazingness, which is set to make its way on over to our TV screens on Friday, December 8, 2017 at 10:30 PM ET / PT on MTV.

From musical acts to acrobatics and even someone balancing a ladder on his face… yes, you read that right, it’s hard to decide who should win at this phenomenal, talent show. Amazingness is hosted by none other than Rob Dyrdek with celebrity judges Eddie Huang from Fresh Off The Boat, Krystal Bee from Power 106 and Drama from Rob & Big, Fantasy Factory, with many surprise, special guests including Liza Koshy and Ashanti.

“In “Amazingness,” Dyrdek will introduce the world to the most ridiculously talented young people in the country – an eclectic and diverse mix of amateur and viral talent, who compete to earn the top spot. After each performance, Dyrdek and the judges will decide who stays on top and who gets dropped. The last one standing will have the “Amazingness” of a champion and walk away with $10,000 dollars in cash.” (source: press release)

Rob Dyrdek got everyone excited for the series by sharing the picture below as seen on his Twitter account.

Watch the official trailer for Amazingness below and don’t forget to mark your calendars and tune in to the premiere on December 8th on MTV at 10:30 PM ET / PT!

Follow Rob Dyrdek on Twitter: @RobDyrdek

Follow @MTV on Twitter and join in on the conversation by using #Amazingness

Article: #ICYMI – Check Out Rap Icon Eminem’s First Global Performance Of “Walk On Water” At The 2017 MTV EMAs!

21 Nov

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Eminem – he’s the rap icon who truly needs no form of introduction. Eminem has, without a doubt, made one of the biggest impacts in the music world and he was back with one of the most legendary performances at the 2017 MTV EMAs that took place on November 12, 2017 at the SSE Arena, Wembley in London. The fifteen-time EMA winner left everyone speechless with his first ever global performance of his chart-topping, brand new single, “Walk On Water” at the event and once again, Eminem made music history at the renowned and prestigious award show.

Eminem fans can look forward to a highly-anticipated, new album from the rap legend. The MTV EMAs shared a clip of Eminem’s acceptance speech after being honored at the award show as seen below on the MTV EMAs Instagram account.

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WE'RE SO READY FOR A NEW EMINEM ALBUM!!!! #MTVEMA

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Check out Eminem’s unrivaled, first global performance of “Walk On Water” at the 2017 MTV EMAs below!

Follow @MTVEMA on Twitter and Instagram and join in on the conversation by using #MTVEMA

Article: Check Out The Full List Of Nominees At The 2017 MTV Video Music Awards Hosted By The One And Only Katy Perry!

30 Jul

Photo Credits: David LaChapelle // MTV

It’s one of the most highly-anticipated and epic award shows of the year, it’s the renowned and prestigious MTV Video Music Awards! Every single one of MTV’s stupendous award shows always promises an unforgettable time filled with tons of sensational performances, incredible celebrity guests, and moments you’ll never expect. This year, the MTV Video Music Awards is bound to be even bigger and better than ever. Taking place at the “Fabulous” Forum in Inglewood, California on August 27th at 8:00 PM ET / PT, none other than the remarkable, singing phenomenon Katy Perry will be hosting the outstanding award show.

MTV continues to stand out as one phenomenal network that brings excitement to the next level with innovative ways to bring the very best of entertainment to all fans. MTV joined together with several, terrific Instagram stars to help bring out the nominees via Instagram Live – something that hasn’t been done yet at any other award show. Instagram stars Bretman Rock, Ariel Martin (Baby Ariel), DC Young Fly, Andrea Russet, Chantel Jeffries, Ricky Dillon, StassiBaby, Jay Versace and Nate Garner all helped reveal the complete list of nominees.

In addition, MTV is bringing out non-gendered categories at the VMAs, similar to what was done at their MTV Movie & TV Awards. The “Best Female Video” and “Best Male Video” categories have been joined together for the “Artist Of The Year” award.

It was also announced that in addition to hosting, Katy Perry will also be performing at the award show. She shared her excitement about hosting and said, “I’ve been training with MTV in zero gravity, eating astronaut ice cream, and I’m on a group text with Buzz Aldrin and Neil deGrasse Tyson. Come August 27th, I’ll be ready to be your MOONWOMAN! Brace for impact, kids.”

Kendrick Lamar leads the nominees with a total of eight. Host Katy Perry and The Weeknd tied with a total of five nominations each. The 2017 VMAs will be filled with a whole lot of musical fun, so be sure to get your voting hands ready and head on over to www.vma.mtv.com to help your fave musicians win big this year at the Video Music Awards!

Check out the full list of nominees at the 2017 VMAs below and be sure to follow @MTV and @VMAs to stay connected with everything VMAs related! Comment below and tell me or tweet me at @alexisjoyvipacc, who do you want to see win at MTV’s Video Music Awards?!

COMPLETE LIST OF NOMINEES

VIDEO OF THE YEAR
Kendrick Lamar – “HUMBLE.” (TDE/Aftermath/Interscope)
Bruno Mars – “24K Magic” (Atlantic Records)
Alessia Cara – “Scars To Your Beautiful” (Def Jam)
DJ Khaled ft. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller – “Wild Thoughts” (Epic Records/We The Best)
The Weeknd – “Reminder” (XO/Republic Records)

ARTIST OF THE YEAR
Bruno Mars (Atlantic Records)
Kendrick Lamar (TDE/Aftermath/Interscope)
Ed Sheeran (Atlantic Records)
Ariana Grande (Republic Records)
The Weeknd (XO/Republic Records)
Lorde (Republic Records)

BEST NEW ARTIST (Presented by Taco Bell®)
Khalid (Right Hand Music/RCA Records)
Kodak Black (Atlantic Records)
SZA (TDE/RCA Records)
Young M.A (3D)
Julia Michaels (Republic Records)
Noah Cyrus (Records)

BEST COLLABORATION
Charlie Puth ft. Selena Gomez – “We Don’t Talk Anymore” (Atlantic Records)
DJ Khaled ft. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller – “Wild Thoughts” (Epic Records/We The Best)
D.R.A.M. ft. Lil Yachty – “Broccoli” (Atlantic Records)
The Chainsmokers ft. Halsey – “Closer” (Disruptor Records/Columbia Records)
Calvin Harris ft. Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry & Big Sean – “Feels” (Columbia Records)
Zayn & Taylor Swift – “I Don’t Wanna Live Forever (Fifty Shades Darker)” (Republic Records)

BEST POP
Shawn Mendes – “Treat You Better” (Island Records)
Ed Sheeran – “Shape of You” (Asylum/Atlantic Records)
Harry Styles – “Sign Of The Times” (Columbia Records)
Fifth Harmony ft. Gucci Mane – “Down” (Syco Music/Epic Records)
Katy Perry ft. Skip Marley – “Chained To The Rhythm” (Capitol Records)
Miley Cyrus – “Malibu” (RCA Records)

BEST HIP HOP
Kendrick Lamar – “HUMBLE.” (TDE/Aftermath/Interscope)
Big Sean – “Bounce Back” (Def Jam)
Chance the Rapper – “Same Drugs” (Chance the Rapper LLC)
D.R.A.M. ft. Lil Yachty – “Broccoli” (Atlantic Records)
Migos ft. Lil Uzi Vert – “Bad & Boujee” (300 Entertainment)
DJ Khaled ft. Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper & Lil Wayne – “I’m The One” (Epic Records/We The Best)

BEST DANCE

Zedd and Alessia Cara – “Stay” (Interscope)
Kygo x Selena Gomez – “It Ain’t Me” (Ultra/Interscope)
Calvin Harris – “My Way” (Columbia Records)
Major Lazer ft. Justin Bieber and Mø – “Cold Water” (Mad Decent)
Afrojack ft. Ty Dolla $ign – “Gone” (Wall Recordings/Latium/RCA Records)

BEST ROCK
Coldplay – “A Head Full of Dreams” (Parlophone/Atlantic Records)
Fall Out Boy – “Young And Menace” (Island)
Twenty One Pilots – “Heavydirtysoul” (Fueled by Ramen/Atlantic Records)
Green Day – “Bang Bang” (Warner Bros. Records)
Foo Fighters – “Run” (RCA Records)

BEST FIGHT AGAINST THE SYSTEM
Logic ft. Damian Lemar Hudson – “Black SpiderMan” (Def Jam)
The Hamilton Mixtape – “Immigrants (We Get the Job Done)” (Atlantic Records)
Big Sean – “Light” (Def Jam)
Alessia Cara – “Scars To Your Beautiful” (Def Jam)
Taboo ft. Shailene Woodley – “Stand Up / Stand N Rock #NoDAPL”
John Legend – “Surefire” (Columbia Records)\

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
Kendrick Lamar – “HUMBLE.” (TDE/Aftermath/Interscope) (Scott Cunningham)
Imagine Dragons – “Thunder” (KIDinaKORNER/Interscope) (Matthew Wise)
Ed Sheeran – “Castle On The Hill” (Asylum/Atlantic Records) (Steve Annis)
DJ Shadow ft. Run The Jewels – “Nobody Speak” (Mass Appeal Records LLC) (David Proctor)
Halsey – “Now or Never” (Astralwerks/Capitol) (Kristof Brandl)

BEST DIRECTION
Kendrick Lamar – “HUMBLE.” (TDE/Aftermath/Interscope) (Dave Meyers & the little homies)
Katy Perry ft. Skip Marley – “Chained To The Rhythm” (Capitol Records) (Mathew Cullen)
Bruno Mars – “24K Magic” (Atlantic Records)  (Cameron Duddy & Bruno Mars)
Alessia Cara – “Scars To Your Beautiful” (Def Jam) (Aaron A)
The Weeknd – “Reminder” (XO/Republic Records) (Glenn Michael)

BEST ART DIRECTION
Kendrick Lamar – “HUMBLE.” (TDE/Aftermath/Interscope) (Spencer Graves)
Bruno Mars – “24K Magic” (Atlantic Records) (Alex Delgado)
Katy Perry ft. Migos – “Bon Appetit” (Capitol Records) (Natalie Groce)
DJ Khaled ft. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller – “Wild Thoughts” (Epic Records/We The Best) (Damian Fyffe)
The Weeknd – “Reminder” (XO/Republic Records) (Creative Director: Lamar C Taylor / & KID. STUDIO)

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS
Kendrick Lamar – “HUMBLE.” (TDE/Aftermath/Interscope) (Company: Timber/Lead: Jonah Hall)
A Tribe Called Quest – “Dis Generation” (Epic Records) (Company: Bemo/Lead: Brandon Hirzel)
KYLE ft. Lil Yachty – “iSpy” (Atlantic Records) (Company: Gloria FX/Leads: Max Colt & Tomash Kuzmytskyi)
Katy Perry ft. Skip Marley – “Chained To The Rhythm” (Capitol Records) (Company: MIRADA)
Harry Styles – “Sign Of The Times” (Columbia Records) (Company: ONE MORE/Lead: Cédric Nivoliez)

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY
Kanye West – “Fade” (Def Jam) (Teyana Taylor & Guapo)
Ariana Grande ft. Nicki Minaj – “Side To Side” (Republic Records) (Brian & Scott Nicholson)
Kendrick Lamar – “HUMBLE.” (TDE/Aftermath/Interscope)  (Dave Meyers)
Sia – “The Greatest” (Monkey Puzzle Records/RCA Records) (Ryan Heffington)
Fifth Harmony ft. Gucci Mane – “Down” (Syco Music/Epic Records) (Sean Bankhead)

BEST EDITING
Future – “Mask Off” (Epic Records/Freebandz/A1) (Vinnie Hobbs of VHPost)
Young Thug – “Wyclef Jean” (300 Entertainment/Atlantic Records) (Ryan Staake & Eric Degliomini)
Lorde – “Green Light” (Republic Records) (Nate Gross of Exile Edit)
The Chainsmokers ft. Halsey – “Closer” (Disruptor Records/Columbia Records) (Jennifer Kennedy)
The Weeknd – “Reminder” (XO/Republic Records) (Red Barbaza)

Article: The 2017 MTV Video Music Awards Returns To The Forum In Los Angeles, California On 8/27/17!

29 Apr

Photo Credits: MTV

MTV is known for hosting some of the most iconic, unforgettable and epic award shows and now, the terrific network is getting us all even more excited for another one of its upcoming award shows – the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards. MTV recently revealed the exceptional news that the 2017 MTV VMAs will be returning to the Forum in Los Angeles, California on August 27, 2017.

Last year’s spectacular award show was held at the renowned Madison Square Garden and now, MTV is happy to bring the award show back to the west coast this August. MTV shared the exciting news via Twitter and tweeted:

According to the press release, “MTV, at 35 years old, has been around almost as long as the Forum. Together, we’re 85 and enjoy lifetimes of music history,” said Shelli Azoff, Managing Partner for the Forum. “This year is sure to be another epic show with many incredible memories for MTV, the award winners, and especially the fans. The entire Forum family is thrilled to welcome back the VMAs!”

We know that the 2017 MTV VMAs will be one stupendous and extraordinary award show and we can’t wait to see what’s in store at this year’s show. Comment below and tell me or tweet me at @alexisjoyvipacc, who would you like to see nominated at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards?

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