After 2 Chainz made his debut on This Is How I Made It, Mac Miller shared the story of his success. He keeps his heart on his sleeve in this MTV show, when he talks about how critics cut to his heart. 

2 Chainz’s second chance at stardom is one of the biggest stories in all of music. On MTV’s new music based show (go figure!), they focus on the background story of how an artist made it to the big time on This Is How I Made It. 

A$AP Rocky became the envy of men, and some women, everywhere when he ended his performance at this year’s MTV Video Music Awards by clenching Rihanna’s backside. The Harlem rapper is featured on the remix of Rih Rih’s Bangladesh-produced single “Cockiness,” and made headlines for not keeping his hands to himself; but he doesn’t understand why […]

Nick Cannon’s sketch comedy/performance show is headed for a resurrection. According to, Cannon will bring Wild ‘N Out back to the small screen, five years after its last episode aired on MTV. Just to refresh your memory, the battle style show pitted black and red teams against one another in a battle for comedic […]

Missy Elliott has never been one to get caught up in trouble with other rappers, and when it comes to the discrepancy between Lil Kim and Nicki Minaj, she’s not a fan. During her stop at MTV’s Rapfix Live Wednesday (Sept. 19) she explained that in a battle between female rappers, nobody really wins. “I […]

The Morrocan MC, French Montana, is prepping the release of his Maybach Music Group/Bad Boy/ Interscope records debut album, Excuse My French. While in Los Angeles for the MTV Video Music Awards, Francois spoke on the status of his album as well as the next single that features Nicki Minaj. “I got my new single coming out […]

Drake took home an MTV Moonman last night for “Best Hip-Hop Video” at the MTV Video Music Awards. His video, “HYFR,” won the award and after picking up the hardware he took a couple of questions from the awaiting media in the press room. When asked about who his dream collaboration would be, he quickly […]

2 Chainz wasn’t the only urban artist to make his debut at the 2012 Video Music Awards last night. Odd Future’s Frank Ocean took the stage on a fiery set to perform his hit single, “Thinkin ‘Bout You.” With a single electric guitar strumming along to Frank’s crooning, he delivered a heartfelt (yet, sometimes pitchy) […]

It’s that time of year again. MTV’s Video Music Awards are finally upon us, and with Wiz Khalifa and Amber Rose confirming that they’re expecting during the red carpet, the news making moments are already starting to roll in. Comedian Kevin Hart is steering the VMAs ship, while Rihanna and Drake are up for the most […]

Wiz Khalifa and Amber Rose pulled a Beyoncé by using the MTV Video Music Awards to announce that they are expecting their first child together. Of course the secret was among the worst kept in America, as Rose has been spotted out and about with a growing baby bump on more than one occasion. Rocking a black […]

Last night in California, the G.O.O.D. Music crew celebrated the MTV Video Music Awards and partied it up courtesy of Moet to celebrate the completion and impending release of the crews new album, Cruel Summer. While Kanye West was in New York, his crew including Big Sean, Common, and Teyana Taylor hosted a private 50-person dinner and after-party […]

MTV doesn’t want its audience to make a decision between watching their Video Music Awards, and President Obama’s speech at the Democratic National Convention, Thursday (Sept. 6). To kill any potential conflict, the network has moved up their show by an hour to give viewers the opportunity to tune in to the commander in chief, […]