With a couple of moon men already in hand, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis take to the stage with Mary Lambert and Jennifer Hudson to perform their current platinum selling single, “Same Love”. Their Best Hip-Hop video acceptance speech below.
‘Ye kept the censors on their toes during a spirited performance of “Blood on the Leaves” tonight. Below he explains the significance of the photo he used as the background for his set.
MTV held their annual VMAs tonight at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center. Above Miley brought her twerk skills with her single, “We Can’t Stop”. Afterwards, Robin Thicke hit the stage for “Blurred Lines” and “Give It 2 Me (Remix)” with 2 Chainz and Kendrick Lamar. Twerk, Miley.
Along with Justin Timberlake, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis lead the upcoming MTV Video Music Awards with a total of six nominations. The nods include “Thrift Shop” for video of the year, “Can’t Hold Us” up for best Hip-Hop video, “Same Love” for best social message and more. Peep the full list of nominees after the jump. The ceremony takes place August 25 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
Alicia Keys set the Staples Center on fire and brought out Nicki Minaj for the first live performance of the Inferno version of Alicia’s new single. audioperv
2 Chainz and Lil Wayne both skated their way on to the VMA stage with their B.O.A.T.S. collabo “Yuck”. Tunechi then took over with a performance of his new single, “No Worries”. Debuted on Dedication 4. audioperv
Frank Ocean made his VMA debut tonight with a fiery set and a performance of “Thinking Bout You”. Channel ORANGE available here. audioperv