Kanye West’s MTV VMAs Performance: ‘Runaway’

Sunday's (September 12) MTV Video Music Awards was quite a show -- you had Chelsea Handler as host, which was cool, Eminem opened up the show and Lady Gaga killed it on the awards side. But, one of the most anticipated appearances was from Kanye West, who was there to close out the show and he did so by performing his new track "Runaway." 'Ye gives a toasts to the a**holes, the douchebags, and the scumbags ... just want the video...

Nicki Ninaj’s MTV VMAs Performance: ‘Your Love/Check It Out’

The Young Money First Lady didn't get a big stage show during the actual show, but Nicki Minaj sure made her presence known when she opened the pre-show in her own Barbie way. The female MC had fans rocking out as she opened with her smash "Your Love," coming out in a tight-fitting purple spandex out and pink wig, but it was short-lived. After just over 30 seconds, she broke into a performance of her new single, "Check It Out"...

Eminem’s MTV VMAs Performance: ‘Not Afraid/Love The Way You Lie’

Although Lady Gaga smashed everyone at the VMAs by taking home eight moon men, Eminem did his thing too. He took home two of his own. Problem is, he didn't have a chance to accept the trophies on stage. Nope, he was needed in New York for his highly anticipated show with Jay-Z. However, fans did get a chance to peep Em at the awards who, via its opening performance...

Wiz Khalifa Named โ€˜Hottest Breakthrough MC of 2010โ€ฒ By MTV

After four weeks and more than 200,000 votes, MTV officially name indie Pittsburgh rapper Wiz Khalifa their "Hottest Breakthrough MC of 2010," beating out some 19 others in a poll ran on MTVNews.com. Wiz beat out the likes of Nicki Minaj, J. Cole, Travis Porter, Big Sean, Curren$y, Freddie Gibbs and Diggy Simmons. "It's a great thing to be recognized on that level, and really just by my fans," Wiz said after hearing about the win...

MTV Wants Biggest Soulja Boy Fans, Rapper Deletes Twitter Page After Trending Topic Disses

Do you love Soulja Boy? Do you rock Yums because he does? Do you know his dance moves? If you do, MTV may be looking for you. The network is currently looking for Soulja Boy's biggest fans to feature on an upcoming show superfans and how their favorite's stars' music as affected them. Also, the rapper has deleted his Twitter page after thousands start diss trending topic...

MTV Names Gucci Mane Mixtape Artist of the Year

Even while behind bars for a probation violation, Gucci Mane is still one of the hottest acts in hip-hop. 2009 was definitely his breakout year, and due mostly, to his string of guest appearances and definitely his mixtape grind. All those mixtapes were so popular that MTV names the Atlanta rapper the Mixtape Artist of the Year for 2009, a title he probably deserves.

Jay-Z Named ‘Hottest MC in the Game’ By MTV

After unveiling their list one-by-one each day last week, MTV has revealed that Jay-Z tops their "Hott MCs In The Game" list for 2009. With everything he has in the mix, it makes sense that Jay would land atop MTV's annual list.

Fans, Celebs & MTV Bid Farewell To ‘TRL’

Fans and several artist superstars said good bye to MTV's long-running music video countdown on Sunday (November 16) that made the careers of artists like 50 Cent, Beyonce, Good Charlotte and Eminem.