Watch Rihanna Open The VMAs With A Greatest Hits Medley

RihannaRihanna is receiving the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at tonight’s MTV Video Music Awards, and instead of one gigantic 15-minute medley (or, as Kanye West opted for last year, a surreal, rambling speech punctuated by a presidential campaign announcement), Rih is performing four times throughout the night. That’s certainly one way to keep … More »

Here Are The Best GIFs, Tweets, & Dank Memes Of The 2016 VMAs

Here Are The Best GIFs, Tweets, & Dank Memes Of The 2016 VMAsHey y’all! We back out here for the 2016 Video Music Awards, the only awards show where the music doesn’t matter at all and it’s all about the moments, baby! The VMAs are scientifically engineered for trending topics, so we’re guaranteed some amusing but ephemeral hijinks, all of which will be collected here … More »

Juan Gabriel, Iconic Singer-Songwriter dies at 66

In a year where the music world has lost more than a handful of icons, Sunday afternoon brought with it the news of yet another heavyweight gone too soon.

Juan Gabriel, (JuanGa as fans affectionately called him) was one of the most influential Mexican singer-songwriters of our modern times. Impacting the global landscape of Latin music from Mexico to Spain to the U.S.maxresdefaultThroughout several decades, JuanGa produced, arranged, and penned some of the biggest songs that spanned across such genres as pop, rock, love ballads and mariachi.

The news came only days after his last performance at the Forum in Los Angeles.

He was an eccentric, yet very loveable man, with a larger than life persona. His music will undoubtedly continue to inspire, console, and entertain far into the future.

Hasta siempre idolo de idolos (Farewell, icon of icons)

Read more about Juan Gabriel on his LA Times obituary.

MTV Video Music Awards Winners: Updated List

The 2016 MTV Video Music Awards will be taking place Sunday night, with Adele, Beyonce, Justin Bieber and Kanye West leading the nominations at the New York City show this year. Beyonce scored a career best when nominations were announced in July, scoring 11, thanks to her visual album “Lemonade.” Adele follows with eight nods,… Read more »