August 27, 2014

So Rappers Are Still Getting Shot at in Clubs, Huh?

Suge Knight David Becker via Getty Images

Rap producer and real life cartoon thug kingpin Suge Knight was shot multiple times on Sunday during a Chris Brown-hosted VMA Awards party at a Los Angeles nightclub. Watching the footage of screaming party-goers scrambling for cover, my first thought should have been that I hope that no one was killed, but instead it was "Really? This is still a thing?"


Neil Young Pegi
Larry Busacca via Getty Images

Miley's Homeless VMA Date Jesse Now Wanted By Police

Miley Jesse
Christopher Polk/MTV1415 via Getty Images

Nicki Minaj Explains Her VMAs Wardrobe Malfunction

Michael Tran via Getty Images

Internet Gripes Miley's VMA Date Jesse Helt Not Homeless Enough

Miley Jesse
Kevin Mazur/MTV1415 via Getty Images

WATCH: Toronto Band YYZ Channels 8-Bit Video Games

Yyz Ali Mcnally
Universal Music

Grimes Declines Ice Bucket Challenge Over ALS Animal Testing, Drought

Claire Boucher
Tim Mosenfelder via Getty Images

WATCH: Miley Wins Best Speech (And Didn't Even Deliver It Herself)

Miley Jesse
Mark Davis via Getty Images

Divorce Rumours? What Divorce Rumours?

Beyonce Vma Jay Z Blue Ivy
Tommaso Boddi via Getty Images

Here Are The Best GIFs From The 2014 VMAs

Blue Ivy
Kevin Mazur/MTV1415 via Getty Images

Blue Ivy Carter Steals The Show

Blue Ivy Dance Moves
Kevin Mazur/MTV1415 via Getty Images

Miley Cyrus Apparently Called Ed Sheeran An 'A--hole'

Miley Cyrus Ed Sheeran Asshole
Matt Sayles/Invision/AP

Blue Ivy Was The Highlight Of Beyoncé's VMAs Performance

Kevin Winter/MTV1415 via Getty Images

All The VMAs Red Carpet Fashion From The 2014 Show

Mtv Vmas 2014 Red Carpet
Jason Merritt via Getty Images

Nicki Minaj's Dancer Bitten By A Snake During 'Anaconda' VMAs Rehearsal

Nicki Minaj
Gilbert Carrasquillo via Getty Images

Iggy Azelea Falls Off The Stage At Pre-VMAs Benefit Concert

Iggy Azelea
Al Pereira via Getty Images

Suge Knight Shot At Chris Brown's Pre-VMAs Party

Suge Knight Arrested

C'mon Get Happy! Pharrell Made These 25 Other Songs You Love, Too!


WATCH: MTV's Most Controversial Videos Ever Played

Mtv Controversial Videos

Canadian Border Guard Fired After Taking Bieber Bribe: Report

Justin Bieber
Bauer-Griffin via Getty Images

Dominican Republic Bans Miley Cyrus Concert On 'Morality Grounds'

Miley Cyrus
Gabriel Grams via Getty Images

50 Cent Proves He's A Troll With His Ice Bucket Challenge

50 Cent Als Ice Bucket Challenge
Jeff Daly/Invision/AP


Mariah Carey Nick Cannon
Getty Images

Impersonator Fools Police In Jail By Claiming To Be Rocker

Scott Weiland
Tim Mosenfelder via Getty Images

10 Taylor Swift Songs All True Fans Know Are Better Than 'Shake It Off'

Taylor Swift Singing
Christopher Polk/TAS via Getty Images

Look Who's Sitting Near Whom At The VMAs

Sasha Bronner

The Young Rapper Who Is Ready To End Police Militarization

Vic Mensa Police
Vic Mensa

Most Outrageous MTV VMA Moments Ever

Miley Robin

Yet Another Lawsuit Against Justin Bieber

Justin Bieber
Bauer-Griffin via Getty Images

VMAs Set To Open With A 'Bang'

Jessie J Nicki Minaj

The 18 Most Ridiculous Playlists On Spotify

Spotify Logo
EMMANUEL DUNAND via Getty Images

How Bryan Adams Really Feels About The Crisis In Gaza

Bryan Adams Twitter Gaza Crisis


Polaris Music Prize Performers

2014's Polaris Music Prize Gala Acts

Watch Nicki Minaj Give Drake The Lapdance Of His Life (NSFW)

Nicki Minaj Anaconda Video

This Guy Out-Earned Jay Z And Pretty Much Everyone Else

Calvin Harris
Mike Coppola via Getty Images

You'll Never Guess The Famous Faces Behind These Music Videos

Heath Ledger
Yui Mok/PA Archive

Calgary Radio Station Gives Up On Cutting Songs In Half

Tetra Images via Getty Images

What Suicide Statistics Sound Like As Music

Rory Viner One Year Of Suicide Statistics In Japan

► Good Luck Getting Taylor Swift's New Song Out Of Your Head

Taylor Swift Shake It Off

Foo Fighters' Ice Bucket Challenge Recreates 'Carrie' Prom Scene

Dave Grohl
YouTube/Foo Fighters

Secret Behind Success Of Vancouver EDM Record Label


The On-Stage Habit The Jacksons Couldn't Break After Michael's Death

Jermaine Jackson Michael Performing
Getty Images

Vanessa Bayer Channels Jerry Springer In Haim's New Video


Canadians Absolutely Fuming At Bon Jovi

Toronto Argonauts Burn Bon Jovi Albums

You Can Now Add Drake's Name To This List Of Celebs

Lil Wayne Drake

Paul McCartney & Kanye West May Be Secretly Recording Together

Paul Mccartney Kanye West
Kevin Mazur via Getty Images

How Music Sales Have Changed Over 30 Years, In 30 Seconds

Music Sales
Digital Music News

Listen To Charli XCX's Great New Song, 'Break The Rules'

Charli Xcx
Joe Scarnici via Getty Images

Britney Spears Accused Of Lip-Syncing Yet Again

Britney Spears
Frank Micelotta/Invision/AP

Paramore's Tribute To Robin Williams Is A Powerful Message About Hope

Daniel Boczarski via Getty Images

The Killers Cover Iggy Azalea's 'Fancy'

The Killers
Mcpix via Getty Images

Beyonce Sings To Jay Z In 'On The Run Tour' Trailer

On The Run

47 Arrested For Drugs On EDM Festival's 1st Day

Music Festival
Lloyd Morgan Photography via Getty Images

J Cole Pens Gut Wrenching Song For Ferguson Victim

J Cole Be Free Michael Brown
Mark Horton via Getty Images

Gene Simmons Tells People With Depression: 'Kill Yourself'

Gene Simmons
Michael Tran via Getty Images

This Is What The MTV VMAs Looked Like In 1994

Mtv Vmas 1994
AFP via Getty Images

20 Celebs Who Shouldn't Sing

Bruce Willis Tyra Banks Kim Kardashian
Getty Images, Matt Crossick/Matt Crossick

M.J.'s Death Can't Stop His New Music Video

Michael Jackson Performs

► Arcade Fire's Latest Music Video Is All Sorts Of Trippy

Arcade Fire You Already Know Music Video

WATCH: Gene Simmons Puts KISS Makeup On His Daughter

Gene Simmons

Richie Hawtin: 'I Try To Play And Create Music That Sounds like Tomorrow'


WATCH: Boston Band Decapitate Habs Doll At Montreal Rock Fest

Dropkick Murphys
Kevin Winter via Getty Images

Kim Kardashian's Biggest Regret Isn't What You Think It Is

Kim Kardashian Regrets Song
Jason Merritt via Getty Images

Jann Arden Called 'Cyberbully,' Hits Back In Half-Song Radio Format Fight

Jann Arden

Celine Dion Puts Career On Hold To Help Husband Fight Cancer

Celine Rene

Singer Also Recovering From Her Own Throat Ailment

Go Behind-the-Scenes Of Mother Mother's Outrageous New Video

Mother Mother

WATCH: That Time Robin Williams Blamed Canada At The Oscars

Robin Williams Oscars
TIMOTHY A. CLARY via Getty Images

PHOTOS: Heavy Montreal Fest Rocks Hard, Bangs Heads

Heavy Mtl

Sinead O'Connor Elaborates On 'Sexualization' Of Justin Bieber


Who Runs The MTV VMAs? (Girls)

Kevin Mazur/MTV1415 via Getty Images

Canadian Couple Photograph The Greatest Anti-Rock Stars In History

Viliam Hrubovcak and Jolie Fejer

Behold! History's Most Epic Concert Moments

Music Concert
FRED TANNEAU via Getty Images

25 Signs You Went To Edgefest In The '90s

Dave Mathews Band
Mike Fowler

WATCH: Nobody Dances On A Table Like Reese Witherspoon

Reese Witherspoon Dances
Bauer-Griffin via Getty Images

Celine's Husband Has Been Fighting Health Problems For 22 Years

Rene Angelil
Ethan Miller via Getty Images

Celine Dion Kisses Successful Las Vegas Show Goodbye

Celine Dion Las Vegas Kiss

She Was Dubbed 'The Biggest Act Since Elvis'

Musicians Reaching Out To Fans About Mental Health

Lady Gaga
Kevin Mazur via Getty Images

TIFF Shows Off Canada's Best At Festival Music House 2014

New Pornographers

Remember Robin Williams With The 'Good Morning Vietnam' Soundtrack

Good Morning Vietnam

Squamish Was A Much-Needed Reminder Festivals Are About Music

Squamish Valley Music Festival
Squamish Valley Music Festival

WATCH: AC/DC On Bluegrass Will Change You


EXCLUSIVE: Arkells Break Down New Album 'High Noon' Track-By-Track

Brooks Reynolds/Universal

15 Coolest Kid Musicians And DJs To Make You Rue Your Wasted Youth

Dj Fulano
Jerritt Clark Photography

PHOTOS: VELD Fest Shines Through A Tough Weekend

Ivan Dulava

11 Super Weird Things You Didn't Know About The Beatles

The Beatles
Fox Photos via Getty Images

'Guardians Of The Galaxy' Soundtrack Is Out Of This World

Guardians Of The Galaxy
Marvel Comics

27 Most Anticipated Albums Of 2014's Second Half

Adele Grammys

'Fancy' Dethroned As Song Of The Summer

Iggy Azalea
Theo Wargo via Getty Images

40 Things You (Probably) Didn't Know About Blondie

Debbie Harry
John Davisson /Invision/AP

50 Worst! Canadian Songs! Ever!


Music Festival Tragedies Sadly Aren't Anything New

Woodstock 99

WATCH: 4 Types Of People Who Ruin Music Fesitvals

Music Festival

Marge Simpson Is Butt One Of So Many Nicki Minaj Memes

Marge Nicki

Laura Jane Grace: Transgender Punk Rocker And Parent

Against Me
Total Treble

70s Musicians Then And Now

70s Musicians

Best Songs Of 2014 (So Far)

olegganko via Getty Images

(So Far)

25 Best 'Weird Al' Songs Ever

Weird Al Like A Surgeon
Rock 'n Roll Records

21 Most Offensive Music Videos Ever (NSFW, Obvs)

Like A Prayer

Remembering MuchMusic's VJs: Then And Now


Wait, They Dated?!? Music's Oddest Couples

Corgan Simpsom

Bad Albums That Good Artists Should Never Have Made

Pink Floyd
Wikimedia Commons

Judas Priest On lasting 40 Years And Their Shocking Pre-Concert Ritual

Judas Priest

Best Indie Albums Of 2014 (So Far)

Pains Of Being Pure At Heart
Yebo Music

It's A Family Affair: Top 20 Multigenerational Family Bands

Lukas Nelson
Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP

40 Hottest Female Musicians Over 40


In Defence Of The Songs You Hate

Worst Songs

100 Greatest Canadian Songs Ever!

Canadian Flag Guitar

Music Auctions Gone Wild: Bob Dylan's Lyrics, Lennon's Car, Elvis' Hair

Musical Menu Items From The Yolko Ono To I Am Pasta Fierce

Food Music
Alija via Getty Images

12 Bands We Want To See Reunite Already

The White Stripes Jack Meg
Scott Gries via Getty Images

25 Movie Songs So Bad You'll Wish Films Were Still Silent

Ninja Rap

12 Prison Songs To Celebrate 'Orange Is The New Black'

WATCH: 17 Most Cringe-Worthy Concert Moments In Music History

80s Pop Stars: Where Are They Now?

Canadian Summer Music Festival Guide 2014

WATCH: Music Videos From Beyond The Grave

25 Best Movie Songs Ever (23 Of Which Aren't 'Happy' Or 'Let It Go')

Sorry Jay Z and Solange, THESE Are The Craziest Musician Fights Ever