| Aug 24, 2014
| 10:30 PM
Awards shows in general and MTV's Video Music Awards in particular seem to exist in universes unto themselves, so it wasn't terribly surprising that the network made no formal acknowledgment during the ceremony Sunday of the real world shooting early that...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 8:46 AM
CBS' "Big Brother" rose to a season ratings high Sunday night, while ABC's "Rising Star" rose in its finale, according to early numbers from Nielsen.
Sunday night's Beyonce-powered MTV Video Music Awards won't be out until later on Monday, but it will...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 7:58 AM
Sunday night's MTV Video Music Awards at the Forum in Inglewood averaged 8.3 million viewers, down 18% from last year's buzz-worthy gala, according to Nielsen.
Last year's VMAs, which featured a now infamous performance by Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke,...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 6:00 AM
There's been plenty of smash albums this year. Pharrell cashed in on last summer's "Happy" with his breakout sophomore effort this year. Coldplay not only notched another behemoth debut but provided a soundtrack to "conscious uncoupling" in the process....
| Aug 6, 2014
| 6:15 AM
How to follow Miley Cyrus twerking Robin Thicke last year at the MTV Video Music Awards?
The awards this year have lined up Maroon 5 to perform for the first time, and the band will be surrounded by thousands of fans on a special stage, MTV announced...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 9:20 AM
Singer-songwriter Pharrell Williams may need to get a new hat for the occasion.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Tuesday that Williams, who recently gained an Internet fan base (and Twitter account) for the park ranger-esque hat...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 9:13 PM
Winners of the 45th NAACP Image Awards (some presented at a ceremony Saturday night in Pasadena, others announced the previous night): MOTION PICTURE CATEGORIES
Motion Picture: “12 Years a Slave”
Directing: Steve McQueen, “12 Years a...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 8:23 PM
Pop music’s freshman class made a big splash on the sales charts in 2013, and now several can boast a raft of Grammy nominations, including Compton rapper Kendrick Lamar, hip-hop duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, 17-year-old singer-songwriter Lorde and...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 7:40 PM
Nominations for the 56th Grammy Awards are being unveiled tonight at the Nokia Theatre in downtown Los Angeles begining at 7 p.m. PST, and Pop & Hiss will be with you throughout the evening to live blog the proceedings.
Stay tuned to this post, and we'...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 4:15 PM
Mass marriage. Odd musical pairings. Pharrell's hat. The 56th Grammy Awards telecast Sunday left us with many indelible images -- and questions.
Why have rap categories if Macklemore is just going to win them?
Because the arc of justice is long, but...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 11:25 AM
The first slate of performers for the Dec. 6 Grammy Awards nominations concert includes Drake, Robin Thicke, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and Keith Urban, who will take part in the event at the Nokia Theatre at L.A. Live.
Nominations will be announced in...