Being the successful political activist/conscious rapper he is, it’s only right that Common command the crowd’s thoughts at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards to Ferguson, Missouri. “Hip-hop has always presented a voice for the revolution.” See the moment of silence after the jump.
To pay homage to the day we lost one of the great singers in music, Aaliyah, REVOLT released an interview with collaborator and friend, Timbaland. While interviewed, the super producer gave his opinion on the recent set of unofficial collaborations with today’s modern artists like Chris Brown and Drake with Aaliyah. Hit the jump to check out the video.
This years VMAs was definitely one for the books as it was filled with many events, some nostalgic and some cringe-worthy. From paying tribute in denim to wardrobe malfunctions, nothing was missed at the VMAs… well so we thought. On the red carpet Mr. U Got It Bad was caught acting like a naughty boy on the red carpet….. More details after the jump!
Iggy Azalea and Rita Ora hit the stage this evening to do the debut performance of their new single “Black Widow”, and luckily for Iggy the performance went off without a hitch. See the sexy duo’s performance rocking body hugging suits inside.
Now there’s been a lot of speculation about this duo, but it looks like the cat is finally out of the bag with this pair, because the two made it official at tonight’s 2014 MTV VMAs. See photos of the hot new couple being affectionate backstage after performance inside!
Ummm…. Katy Perry and fellow artist Riff Raff definitely made a flashy entrance into the red carpet, pulling up in a bright orange Lamborghini in matching outfits? Well it looks like the duo pulled a Britney and JT at this year’s VMA. See the spectacle inside.
Owww! Wiz’s wifey Amber Rose AKA “fashion killer extraordinaire”, most certainly turned heads for her arrival on the red carpet for the 2014 MTV VMAs. The thick and curvy beauty, was definitely looking to shine bright in this revealing and sexy ensemble for this evening festivities in support of her hubby. Get a look at the MILF’s hot red carpet look of the evening inside!
Common took it back to his roots when he released Nobody’s smiling.” Those roots are Chi-town producer, No I.D. When REVOLT caught up to the Chicago native, he discusses the influences Common had for his latest project as well as the spark in gun violence in the city. Check it out after the jump.
Ariana Grande is about to make major waves in music. With her hip-hop influenced album, My Everything giving 12 tracks featuring almost everyone from Big Sean, A$AP Ferg, and Nicki Minaj, Grande recounts her excitement when learning of the collab with the latter for “Bang Bang” to REVOLT just in time for the 2014 MTV VMAs.. where she’ll be performing. Check it out after the jump.