Monthly Archives: May 2012

Justin Bieber – That Should Be Me

That Should Be Me Artist: Justin Bieber Label: Island Records Director: Mark Kalbfeld Album: Forever Now [Expanded] January Jones Jennie Finch Jennifer Aniston Jennifer Gareis Jennifer Garner

Usher – OMG

OMG Artist: Usher Label: LaFace Records, JLG Director: Anthony Mandler Album: Mental Sports Mixes Giuliana DePandi Giulianna Ramirez Grace Park Gretha Cavazzoni Gwen Stefani

Britney Spears – Hold It Against Me

Hold It Against Me Artist: Britney Spears Label: Jive, Zomba Label Group Director: Jonas Akerlund Amber Brkich Amber Heard Amber Valletta America Ferrera Amerie

Victoria Beckham Calls Herself a “Moody Cow” in Photos

Victoria Beckham is renowned for appearing sultry and mysterious in public. She rarely ever smiles in pictures and has developed a reputation for being aloof, but the fashion designer doesn’t care if she’s perceived as having a cold demeanor. Jaime King Jaime Pressly Jamie Chung Jamie Gunns Jamie Lynn Sigler

Whitney Houston And Michael Jackson’s Deaths: Gone Too Soon

‘You will always remember where you were … when you heard the news,’ Simon Cowell says, echoing the sentiments after Jackson’s death. By Tomika L. Anderson <P>Few people will forget where they were when they heard that the King of Pop, <a href="/news/articles/1614744/michael-jackson-dies-at-50.jhtml">Michael Jackson, had died</a> in June 2009. And now, the same can be [...]

Drake’s Deal With The Weeknd ‘Being Worked Out’

‘What counts to me is the fact that the affiliation is so known,’ Drizzy tells MTV News of fellow Toronto artist.By Rob Markman, with reporting by Sway Calloway Drake Photo: MTV News The Weeknd has a ton of fans, but Drake may be the biggest fan of them all. Of course, there is some bias: [...]

Demi Lovato Opens Up About Bipolar Disorder

‘I felt relieved when I found out,’ ‘X Factor’ judge tells Cosmopolitan in July issue.By John Mitchell Demi Lovato Photo: Cosmopolitan Demi Lovato is opening up about her bipolar disorder in the July issue of Cosmopolitan, telling the magazine that being diagnosed was a relief because it meant she could treat the problem. “I felt [...]

Michael Jackson – Hollywood Tonight

Hollywood Tonight Artist: Michael Jackson Label: Epic Director: Wayne Isham Ivanka Trump Izabella Miko Izabella Scorupco Jaime King Jaime Pressly

Britney Spears, Demi Lovato Will Bring ‘Serious Wisdom’ to ‘X Factor’

MTV News talks to ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ cast about Fox’s decision to enlist the two pop stars for the reality singing show. By Jocelyn Vena <P><b>NEW YORK</b> — As the fall TV season continues to make news, Fox has had the most buzz thanks to the <a href="/news/articles/1685004/demi-lovato-x-factor-judge.jhtml">news that Demi Lovato</a> and [...]

Britney Spears Ignites Crowd In ‘X Factor’ Audio Leak

Spears goes head to head with Demi Lovato after a young male contestant performs in the first auditions. By Emily Blake <P>When "The X Factor" producers announced that they were adding Britney Spears to the judges' panel, experts and viewers wondered whether she would have what it takes to sit alongside Simon Cowell and L.A. [...]

Photos | MTV Buzzworthy Blog: How Our Favorite Pop Stars Celebrated New Year’s

MTV Buzzworthy Blog: How Our Favorite Pop Stars Celebrated New Year’s Related Artists Drake Lady Gaga Rihanna Lmfao Taylor Swift Amy Smart Ana Beatriz Barros Ana Hickmann Ana Ivanovi Ana Paula Lemes

Justin Bieber – Pray

Pray Artist: Justin Bieber Label: RBMG / IDJ Director: Alfredo Flores Album: Rarities Carla Gugino Carmen Electra Carol Grow Carrie Underwood Cat Power

Britney Spears To Get New ‘Glee’ Tribute Episode

Fox comedy will also move to Thursday, like ‘X Factor,’ where Brit has signed on to judge. By Jocelyn Vena <P>After drawing <a href="/news/articles/1648982/britney-spears-glee-episode-draws-record-setting-ratings.jhtml">record ratings the first time around, "Glee"</a> has announced plans to pay homage to <a href="http://www.mtv.com/music/artist/spears_britney/artist.jhtml">Britney Spears</a> … one more time. The news comes hot on the heels of the announcement that [...]

Happily Unmarried: Star Duos Who Aren’t Tying the Knot

From Kourtney & Scott to Oprah & Stedman, see the famous couples who have made the decision to remain unhitched Dita Von Teese Dominique Swain Donna Feldman Drea de Matteo Drew Barrymore

Britney Spears – If U Seek Amy

If U Seek Amy Artist: Britney Spears Label: Jive, Zomba Label Group Director: Jake Nava Album: What’s on My Mind? Ashley Olsen Ashley Scott Ashley Tappin Ashley Tisdale Asia Argento

Photos | MTV Buzzworthy Blog: Funniest Celebrity Twitter Photos!

MTV Buzzworthy Blog: Funniest Celebrity Twitter Photos! Related Artists 50 Cent Britney Spears DJ Pauly D 30 Seconds To Mars Jonas Brothers Ananda Lewis Angela Marcello Angelina Jolie Anna Faris Anna Friel

Ryan Gosling’s ‘Only God Forgives’ Debuts Footage At Cannes

Though “Only God Forgives,” Nicolas Winding Refn and Ryan Gosling’s follow-up to last year’s head-explodingly-awesome first collaboration “Drive,” was among some of the more painful omissions from this year’s Cannes film festival, a short clip debuted during a mysterious screening at the fest. Quint over at Ain’t It Cool was among the lucky few who [...]

America’s Got Talent Recap: Tampa or Bust

The America’s Got Talent auditions continued to roll on in Tampa Bay, Florida tonight – and Nick Cannon continued to hog the spotlight. The producers really need to tone down the amount of Nick interacting with the contestants. Seriously. This isn’t Nick Cannon’s Got Friends. Overall, there weren’t a lot of great performances. The weird [...]

Photos | A History Of Britney Spears At The VMAs

A History Of Britney Spears At The VMAs Related Artists Britney Spears Deanna Russo Denise Richards Desiree Dymond Diane Kruger Dido

Usher – Hey Daddy (Daddy’s Home)

Hey Daddy (Daddy’s Home) Artist: Usher Label: JLG Director: Chris Robinson Album: Hang on to a Dream: The Verve Recordings Jennifer Gareis Jennifer Garner Jennifer Gimenez Jennifer Love Hewitt Jennifer Morrison

‘Mob Wives’ Drita And Carla Read ‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’

‘What is this? This is dirty!’ Drita D’Avanzo exclaims after reciting a passage of ‘Fifty Shades’ for MTV News.By Rob Markman “Mob Wives” star Drita D’Avanzo Photo: MTV News Filth or sensual fan fiction? It’s impossible not to have an opinion on E L James’ erotic New York Times best-seller “Fifty Shades of Grey.” Single [...]

‘Men In Black’ Stars Pit Tommy Lee Jones Against Josh Brolin

‘You gotta go with the original, and I just would not mess with Tommy,’ director Barry Sonnenfeld tellsMTV News of which Agent K would win in a fight.By Josh Wigler Tommy Lee Jones in “Men In Black 3″ Photo: Columbia Pictures NEW YORK — Even if the cast and crew of “Men in Black 3″ [...]

Robert Plant And Alison Krauss Win Grammy Album Of The Year

Raising Sand, from Led Zeppelin vet and bluegrass superstar, wins five Grammys on Sunday night. By James Montgomery with MTV News staff <P>"I'm bewildered," <a href="/music/artist/plant_robert/artist.jhtml">Robert Plant</a> said onstage as he accepted the <MTVNLINK type="news" id="1604580">Grammy Album of the Year award</MTVNLINK> with <a href="/music/artist/krauss_alison/artist.jhtml">Alison Krauss</a> on Sunday night. "In the old days we would have [...]

Michael Jackson, Amy Winehouse Top Fans’ Hologram Wish-Lists

Departed artists like Whitney Houston, Queen’s Freddie Mercury and John Lennon also get mentions from fans in Times Square. By Kate Callahan <P><b>NEW YORK</b> — After the <a href="/news/articles/1683238/tupac-coachella-hologram-.jhtml">Tupac hologram performance</a> at Coachella made such a huge splash, the team behind the projection system floated the possibility this week of an <a href="/news/articles/1683909/justin-bieber-elvis-hologram.jhtml">Elvis hologram to [...]

Whitney Houston And Michael Jackson’s Deaths: Gone Too Soon

‘You will always remember where you were … when you heard the news,’ Simon Cowell says, echoing the sentiments after Jackson’s death. By Tomika L. Anderson <P>Few people will forget where they were when they heard that the King of Pop, <a href="/news/articles/1614744/michael-jackson-dies-at-50.jhtml">Michael Jackson, had died</a> in June 2009. And now, the same can be [...]

What’s Your Number? Premiere!

The What’s Your Number? premiere is tonight in Los Angeles! I have my dress and I’m super excited! I’m gong to be tweeting live from the red carpet at 6:30 PM PST for US Weekly magazine, so make sure to follow them and me on Twitter: @usweekly @karynbosnak Amy Cobb Amy Smart Ana Beatriz Barros [...]

Photos | Infamous Middle Fingers

Infamous Middle Fingers Related Artists M.I.A. Lady Gaga Madonna Tupac Carol Grow Carrie Underwood Cat Power Catherine Bell

‘Take This Waltz’ Exclusive Clip: Seth Rogen Babies Michelle Williams

Romance movies rarely offer a look behind closed doors. They’ll show the couple on a pond ice skating in the winter or walking along the beach engaged in a conversation to define their relationship. But in this exclusive “Take This Waltz” clip, Michelle Williams and Seth Rogen mirror a married couple’s everyday tasks as they [...]

Britney Spears – Womanizer

Womanizer Artist: Britney Spears Label: Zomba Label Group/Jive Director: Joseph Kahn Carrie Underwood Cat Power Catherine Bell Chandra West Charisma Carpenter

Whitney Houston And Michael Jackson’s Deaths: Gone Too Soon

‘You will always remember where you were … when you heard the news,’ Simon Cowell says, echoing the sentiments after Jackson’s death. By Tomika L. Anderson <P>Few people will forget where they were when they heard that the King of Pop, <a href="/news/articles/1614744/michael-jackson-dies-at-50.jhtml">Michael Jackson, had died</a> in June 2009. And now, the same can be [...]

Ke$ha – My First Kiss

My First Kiss Artist: Ke$ha Label: Photo Finish Records Director: Isaac Ravishankara Album: Lean by Jarre Heidi Montag Hilarie Burton Hilary Duff Hilary Swank Isla Fisher

Photos | MTV Buzzworthy Blog: The Most Awesome 2012 Grammys Photos!

MTV Buzzworthy Blog: The Most Awesome 2012 Grammys Photos! Related Artists Nicki Minaj LL Cool J Taylor Swift Lady Gaga Rihanna Cheryl Burke China Chow Chloë Sevigny Christina Aguilera Christina Applegate

Photos | Janet Jackson Performs A Tribute To Michael Jackson At The VMAs

Janet Jackson Performs A Tribute To Michael Jackson At The VMAs Related Artists Janet Jackson Michael Jackson Cindy Taylor Cinthia Moura Claudette Ortiz Coco Lee Connie Nielsen

Musical March Madness 2012: Video Highlights

The world’s best bands duke it out for ultimate rock supremacy. Will your favorite band be crowned the winner? It’s up to YOU. By Related Artists Tokio Hotel Semi Precious Weapons Ke$ha Ke$ha fun. Ali Larter Alice Dodd Alicia Keys Alicia Witt Amanda Bynes

Justin Bieber – Mistletoe

Mistletoe Artist: Justin Bieber Label: Island Records Director: Roman White Album: It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back January Jones Jennie Finch Jennifer Aniston Jennifer Gareis Jennifer Garner

Linkin Park’s ‘BURN IT DOWN’ Video: Watch It Here!

In the clip for their first LIVING THINGS single, which debuted Thursday on MTV, the band gets intimate … with fiery results.By James Montgomery Linkin Park’s “Burn It Down” Photo: Warner Bros. Records On the upcoming LIVING THINGS album, Linkin Park veer away from the political territory they explored on Minutes to Midnight and A [...]

Drake’s Whistling While He Works On Third Album!

‘Cause he’s SO excited to start constructing those skin-tingling beats and thoughtful lyrics! Or so he’s recently implied. Drakey Drake recently revealed he’s already begun work on his follow-up album to the uber successful Take Care, and is expecting his next musical venture to be more scintillatingly infectious than anything he’s previously done. Drizzle swizzle [...]

Britney Spears Ignites Crowd In ‘X Factor’ Audio Leak

Spears goes head to head with Demi Lovato after a young male contestant performs in the first auditions. By Emily Blake <P>When "The X Factor" producers announced that they were adding Britney Spears to the judges' panel, experts and viewers wondered whether she would have what it takes to sit alongside Simon Cowell and L.A. [...]

Photos | 2012 Grammy Nominees

2012 Grammy Nominees Related Artists Kanye West Jay-Z Adele Bruno Mars Lady Gaga Carol Grow Carrie Underwood Cat Power Catherine Bell Chandra West

Gay & Proud of It! Celebs Who Have Come Out

From Jim Parsons to Ellen DeGeneres and Neil Patrick Harris, these stars have bravely announced their sexuality to the world. See gay celebrities who have come out. Jessica Simpson Zooey Deschanel Aaliyah Abbie Cornish Adriana Lima

PHOTOS: 3.1 Phillip Lim and Brancott Estate celebrate the release of City Of Style by Melissa Magsaysay with Beso.com

On Tuesday night, glam gals including Minka Kelly, Kristen Bell, Whitney Port, Mandy Moore and Brittany Snow celebrated the book release of City of Style: Exploring Los Angeles Fashion, from Bohemian to Rock by style writer Melissa Magsaysay. Fashionable guests mingled, sipped Brancott Estate Wine and browsed the racks at 3.1 Phillip Lim during the [...]

Floating In Space

Last night I met up with my homies Ollie and Caleb in Koreatown so that we could grab a drink before we made our way to The Wiltern to see Spiritualized in concert. The last time I saw the band in concert was WAAAAY back when I still lived in Detroit … way back in [...]

Natalie Portman To Star In Western ‘Jane Got A Gun’

Natalie Portman is lining up yet another big screen project, this time teaming her with “We Need To Talk About Kevin” helmer Lynne Ramsay. According to new reports, Portman is going to star in and produce Ramsay’s upcoming Western, “Jane Got a Gun.” The Hollywood Reporter has the news, reporting that CAA is shopping the [...]

Lady Gaga, Ricky Martin, Alec Baldwin Give Props To Obama On Same-Sex Marriage

‘Obama, congratulations on being the first sitting president to support marriage equality,’ Gaga tweets. By Gil Kaufman <P>While his likely opponent in the fall presidential contest, Mitt Romney, dug in his heels and doubled down on his opposition to same-sex marriage, President Obama continued to earn praise from the entertainment community for his historic <a [...]

Lady Gaga – Poker Face

Poker Face Artist: Lady Gaga Label: Streamline/KonLive/Cherrytree/Interscope Director: Ray Kay Jennifer Sky Jenny McCarthy Jessica Alba Jessica Biel Jessica Cauffiel

Donna Summer Remembered By Rihanna, Mary J. Blige

‘Glorious disco Goddess,’ Adam Lambert tweets about late disco icon, alongside remembrances from Robyn, Kylie Minogue and more.By Jocelyn Vena Donna Summer Photo: Getty Images While Donna Summer was the Queen of Disco, performers and entertainers from all genres reacted to the news of her death Thursday (May 17) with great sadness, noting how much [...]

‘Dancing with the Stars’: Who Won the Mirror Ball?

Find out which stars were sent home and who is taking home the coveted Mirror Ball Trophy! Gina Philips Gisele Bündchen Giuliana DePandi Giulianna Ramirez Grace Park

So Cool! Shaun White Debuts New Skateboard Line

Courtesy Target First your little one was stoked to dress in Shaun White‘s cool clothes. And then the excitement only grew when the pro snowboarder launched his super hip room décor. But now White is taking his designs to the road (or sidewalk!) with his latest line of skateboarding gear. Available at Target, the collection [...]

Justin Bieber Has Nothing But ‘Love’ For Carly Rae Jepsen And Usher

‘Carly is my artist, and I’m Usher’s artist, so it’s kind of cool that we’re all performing,’ Bieber tells MTV News at Billboard Music Awards. By Kara Warner <P><b>LAS VEGAS</b> — As was expected, <a href="http://www.mtv.com/news/articles/1685460/justin-bieber-boyfriend-billboard-music-awards.jhtml">Justin Bieber's show-stopping performance of "Boyfriend"</a> at Sunday's (May 20) <i>Billboard</i> Music Awards brought out the squeals and the swag.</P><P></p><div [...]

Spotted: Gwyneth and Kids Check out Jay-Z Show

Apple Martin, 8, and little brother Moses, 6, join mom Gwyneth Paltrow for Jay-Z and Kanye West’s Watch the Throne tour Saturday night in London. Izabella Scorupco Jaime King Jaime Pressly Jamie Chung Jamie Gunns

Michael Jackson Doctor Can’t Afford Lawyer For Appeal

Conrad Murray asks judge for a court-appointed attorney to appeal his involuntary manslaughter conviction. By Gil Kaufman <P>Just weeks after being sent to jail for <a href="/news/articles/1675062/conrad-murray-sentence.jhtml">four years</a> following a conviction on a felony involuntary manslaughter charge in the death of <a href="http://www.mtv.com/music/artist/jackson_michael/artist.jhtml" target="_blank">Michael Jackson</a>, cardiologist Conrad Murray is throwing himself on the mercy of [...]

Ray J Hospitalized For Exhaustion After Las Vegas Trip

Rep says hospitalization is unrelated to run-in with Whitney Houston’s family at the Billboard Music Awards.By Nadeska Alexis Ray J Photo: Getty Images When Ray J attended the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas on Sunday night, he reportedly had a tense run-in with Whitney Houston’s family. The following morning, he was hospitalized for exhaustion. [...]

Lady Gaga – Just Dance (Gaga Live Sydney Monster Hall)

Just Dance (Gaga Live Sydney Monster Hall) Artist: Lady Gaga Label: Streamline/Kon Live/Interscope Director: Bernie Zelvis Jennifer Gareis Jennifer Garner Jennifer Gimenez Jennifer Love Hewitt Jennifer Morrison

Lady Gaga – Just Dance (Gaga Live Sydney Monster Hall)

Just Dance (Gaga Live Sydney Monster Hall) Artist: Lady Gaga Label: Streamline/Kon Live/Interscope Director: Bernie Zelvis Connie Nielsen Cristina Dumitru Daisy Fuentes Dania Ramirez Danica Patrick

Kanye West To Debut ‘Cruel Summer’ Short Film At Cannes

Mini-movie is inspired by the upcoming G.O.O.D. Music album of the same name. By Gil Kaufman Kanye West Photo: Getty Images Kanye West doesn’t know how to do small, so whenever the rapper unveils a new project it’s almost always on the biggest platform possible. That explains why his new “short art film,” “Cruel Summer,” [...]

Photos | MTV Buzzworthy Blog: Zombie Pop Stars

MTV Buzzworthy Blog: Zombie Pop Stars Related Artists Ke$ha Lady Gaga Justin Bieber Katy Perry Kanye West Eliza Dushku Emilie de Ravin Emma Heming Emma Stone Emma Watson

Photos | 2010 American Music Awards Presenter, Nominee And Performer Highlights

2010 American Music Awards Presenter, Nominee And Performer Highlights Related Artists Eminem Drake Lady Gaga Katy Perry Ke$ha Aubrey ODay Audrina Patridge Autumn Reeser Avril Lavigne Bali Rodriguez