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Lorde's 2017 VMA Performance Was Supposed To Make You Feel Super Uncomfortable For This Reason

There isn't much about Lorde that is conventional, and her performance style is no exception. She's known for her outrageous dancing, which often includes head-bobbing and odd hand movements. It's part of what makes her a unique pop artist, but her i…
By Mary Kate McGrath

These Drake & Josh Reunion Videos Will Actually Make Fans Cringe

Nickelodeon alums Drake Bell and Josh Peck's wedding feud may have officially ended. A photo of the Drake & Josh stars hugging it out at the VMAs went viral on Twitter, and fans couldn't stop rejoicing. But how did this even happen? Well, Peck shared…
By Ashley Rey

No, Fifth Harmony's 2017 VMAs Performance Wasn't Really About Camila Cabello

Pretty much every Harmonizer was shook when Fifth Harmony seemed to diss Camila Cabello at the 2017 VMAs, but the band appeared on Good Morning America on Tuesday to clear some things up. As a refresher, the girl group took the stage on Sunday night …
By Danielle Jackson

Gigi Gorgeous Is Over Your Obsession With Taylor Swift's Feuds For A Good Reason

At the 2017 MTV VMAs, there was a sense of anger in the air. From Katy Perry's running joke about coming home from the moon to find the world in disarray, to Paris Jackson calling out white supremacists, the show was jam-packed full of heated politic…
By Anna Klassen

How Trans Military Members Took The High Road At The MTV VMAs

MTV's Video Music Awards have historically been a platform to talk about social change, so it came as no surprise when MTV invited members of the transgender military community to attend the award show and walk the red carpet. Six transgender militar…
By Anna Klassen

Kim K Channels Jackie O In A Vintage-Style Photoshoot Featuring North

The list of things Kim Kardashian West and Jackie Kennedy Onassis have in common is relatively short. Both women go by three-name monikers, and their first name and last initial. Both are known for putting family — and especially their children — fir…
By Katie Dupere

Do We Hate On Taylor Swift Because We Actually Hate Ourselves?

The moment has arrived. Taylor Swift's new single and video are here, marking her long-awaited and highly teased comeback. After a week full of cryptic clues that began with a social media blackout and ended with a video of a hissing snake, the pop s…
By De Elizabeth

This 2017 VMAs Moment Proves Exactly Why Awards Shows Must Get Political

In the last couple of years, it has become standard, if not expected, for current events and political issues to be addressed during award shows. It was no different at the 2017 VMAs, during which celebrities took the opportunity to speak about gende…
By Kadeen Griffiths

Don't You Dare Think Taylor Swift's Music Video Is Proof She's Changed

At the very end of Taylor Swift's music video for "Look What You Made Me Do," the singer did something she's never done before: she acknowledged all the criticisms that've come her way over the last few years. In the clip, which premiered at the 2017…
By Rachel Simon

Katy & Taylor's Feud Continued In The Same Old Way At The VMAs

There was always a chance that the feud between Katy Perry and Taylor Swift could turn explosive at the 2017 VMAs. Their relationship has been the focus of many headlines and seemingly inspired some of their biggest hits. VMAs viewers knew there was …
By Jack O'Keeffe

Nicki MInaj Saved Katy Perry's Super Awkward 2017 VMAs Performance

Katy Perry closed out the 2017 Video Music Awards with a performance of her new single "Swish Swish," but it was Nicki Minaj who got the crowd on their feet. Perry's performance featured a giant basketball and a sexy orange corset, but it was Nicki M…
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

The VMAs May Have Forgotten A Category & Twitter Is Not Pleased

As the festivities wound down and the trophies were handed out, the 2017 VMAs officially called it a wrap. But wait a minute, not all of the categories were announced. Based on astute Twitter observations, the VMAs forgot the Best Rock Video category…
By Jamie Primeau

The Memes About The "Look What You Made Me Do" Video Are Actually Kind Of Nice This Time Around

Friday's reactions to Taylor Swift's new song were pretty brutal. But when the music video for "Look What You Made Me Do" premiered during Sunday's 2017 VMAs, things weren't nearly as bad as you may have expected. Of course, prior to the premiere, pe…
By Courteney Larocca

Even Taylor Swift Haters Are Going To Love This Sneaky Detail In Her "Look What You Made Me Do" Video

The video for Taylor Swift's "Look What You Made Me Do" premiered at Sunday's VMAs, and there was lots of chatter about the shade thrown, the admissions made, and the revenge promised. But regardless of how you felt about the whole four-minute ordeal…
By Courteney Larocca

Heather Heyer’s Mother’s Important VMAs Announcement Will Give You Chills

On Sunday, MTV made it clear that while the focus of the VMAs is music, our current political climate still needed to be addressed. On the day of the show, MTV announced that Heather Heyer's mother, Susan Bro, would speak at the VMAs, specifically pr…
By Sarah Fielding

Robert E. Lee’s Descendant Spoke At The VMAs In One Of The Night's Most Powerful Moments

As expected, the 2017 VMAs were full of political and social justice messages about the state of the country this year. But one message that was less expected was one from a descendant of Robert E. Lee, who took the VMAs stage. Introducing the mother…
By Lia Beck

Warning: Katy Perry's 'GoT'Joke During The VMAs Will Make You Roll Your Eyes

There is so much television to watch nowadays that it's hard to decide what to tune into live. On the night of the 2017 VMAs, the Game of Thrones season finale also aired, so for many Game of Thrones fans, it was a no-brainer. But when they tuned bac…
By Lindsay Denninger

Miley Cyrus' 2017 VMA Outfit Is Retro, Country & Chic All At Once

Miley Cyrus’ fashion choices have long been a source of needed criticism. For several years, Cyrus was constantly called out for cultural appropriation due to her fashion decisions and behavior. And much of her offensive behavior stemmed from appeara…
By Katie Dupere

The Weirdest VMAs Moment Involved Jack Antonoff & A Banana, & Twitter Is Losing It

It's possible no one had a better time at the 2017 VMAs than Jack Antonoff. His band, Bleachers, performed during the pre-show festivities. He wrote and produced Lorde's Melodrama with the singer, and she performed "Homemade Dynamite" from the album …
By Jack O'Keeffe

Remy Ma Said "Nicki, What's Good?" At The 2017 VMAs & Twitter Is Not Having It

If you stuck around to watch the MTV VMAs after the Game of Thrones Season 7 finale began, you were in for... not a treat. Right before a commercial break, Remy Ma dissed Nicki Minaj at the 2017 VMAs, and Twitter appears to be over this clapback. "Ni…
By Kadeen Griffiths