Yo! MTV Raps

MTV Relaunching ‘Yo! MTV Raps’ as Digital Series, Throwing 30th Anniversary Concert

by Christina Santi   Apr 19, 2018

MTV is set to revive its hit show Yo! MTV Raps. The show was a 2-hour music video program that brought rap and hip-hop artists into... Read More

Angel Haze Talks New MTV Show, Injustice and New Music

Angel Haze Talks MTV, Injustice and New Music

by Glennisha Morgan   Mar 30, 2015

A year before Cali-native Kendrick Lamar claimed that he was the king of the Big Apple, a bold Detroit native rapper intrigued the hip-hop... Read More

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Keith Clinkscales Leads Revolt [INTERVIEW]

by Miles Marshall Lewis   Aug 04, 2014

Revolt TV CEO Keith Clinkscales stays forever lodged in my mind as the guiding force behind Vibe, its president in the magazine’s most influential... Read More

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Dear Millennials:
Ain't Nothing Post-Racial About America

by Michael Arceneaux   May 22, 2014

I could’ve sworn a few of us Blacks with better senses had kidnapped the term “post-racial” and sent it on a first class flight... Read More

Lupita Nyong'o, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Steve McQueen

12 Years a Slave Lands Four MTV Movie Award Nominations

by #teamEBONY   Mar 06, 2014

With awards season over, Oscar heavyweights and box-office juggernauts will vie for the top prizes at the 2014 MTV Movie Awards. After coming up... Read More

From the Black Eyed Peas, to Macklemore
Rap Lightens Up

From the Black Eyed Peas, to Macklemore
Rap Lightens Up

by Shaka Shaw   Sep 03, 2013

  In the summer of 1998, The Black Eyed Peas, who at that time consisted of will.i.am, apl.de.ap and Taboo, released their debut album Behind the... Read More

MTV Movie Awards Gets Super-Powered! [PHOTOS]

MTV Movie Awards Gets Super-Powered! [PHOTOS]

by #teamEBONY   Apr 15, 2013

It’s not the Oscars—it’s waaaaaaay more fun. And risqué, just the way we love it! The 2013 MTV Movie Awards happened Sunday night, and... Read More

‘Catfish: The TV Show’: MTV’s Latest (and Most Ratchet) Must-Watch Reality Series

‘Catfish: The TV Show’: MTV’s Latest (and Most Ratchet) Must-Watch Reality Series

by Patrice Peck   Dec 06, 2012

A seven-car pileup worthy of the most irksome rubbernecking has nothing on Catfish: The TV Show, MTV’s latest reality series. You can’t-won’t-mustn’t watch the... Read More

Joan Smalls

Catwalking to the Mic: Joan Smalls Named New MTV Host

by Melanie Yvette   Sep 07, 2012

A darling of the fashion industry, model Joan Smalls is strutting all the way to mic as the new host of MTV's House of Fashion.... Read More