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Mike WiLL Made It Weighs In on Miley Cyrus’ VMA Performance

Mike WiLL Made It stopped by FADER offices yesterday, after wrapping a South Brooklyn video shoot for “23,” his single featuring Juicy J, Wiz Khalifa and a rap verse from Miley Cyrus, whose upcoming album … read more »

POSTED August 28, 2013 5:29PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (4) TAGS: , ,

Miley Cyrus at the VMAs: When to Listen and When to Shut Up

With some luck, I scored a seat at this year’s MTV Video Music Awards, held at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, the arena once endorsed and later abandoned by Jay Z. I anticipated that attending would feel … read more »

POSTED August 27, 2013 7:01PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,

Behind the Scenes at the 2013 MTV VMAs

FADER attended last night’s MTV Video Music Awards at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, a half mile’s walk from my house that’s usually quick but yesterday was a maze of re-routed traffic, local gawkers and casually-dressed celebrities. … read more »

POSTED August 26, 2013 5:30PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , ,

The Best of the MTV VMAs Red Carpet

The MTV VMAs red carpet historically rewards not its best dressed celebs, but rather it’s most flagrant, weird and talked-about. Here, we take a look at last night’s outfits and hand out superlatives for the … read more »

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Watch Videos from the 2013 MTV VMAs

The VMAs are live now on MTV, straight from our backyard in Brooklyn. Watch along with FADER on Twitter and Instagram, and check back tomorrow morning for reports from the red carpet. Until then, watch … read more »

POSTED August 25, 2013 10:02PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (4) TAGS: , , , , , , , ,
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A-Trak Discusses Two VMA Nominations, His Picks to Win

Like his DJ career, which took off at the age of 15, A-Trak, born Alain Macklovitch, is also precocious when it comes to making music videos. In the past two months, his visual accompaniment to … read more »


Videos of the Year: What the 2013 MTV VMAs Got Right and FADER’s Underdog Picks

This Sunday, FADER will attend MTV’s VMAs. After a stint in LA, the ceremony’s returning to New York this year, with YouTube’s brightest converging on Brooklyn’s hulking Barclays Center. We’re legitimately thrilled to go—with no … read more »

POSTED August 23, 2013 2:16PM IN MUSIC NEWS, MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , , , , , , ,

*N SYNC May Play the VMAs

Like Beyoncé and Destiny’s Child at the Super Bowl, Justin Timberlake will reunite with *N SYNC for this Sunday’s MTV VMAs, according to a (potentially unreliable) New York Post source. Seems like this actually might … read more »

POSTED August 20, 2013 10:41AM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , ,
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Watch Frank Ocean, 2 Chainz and Rihanna at the VMAs

Last night MTV aired its annual Video Music Awards, this year’s broadcast politely neutered to exactly two hours, so that viewers might switch over to watch Barack Obama’s DNC speech afterward. Revealing a new, chic … read more »

POSTED September 7, 2012 10:52AM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , ,

Mount Kimbie and Kanye West: The Missing Link

On November 23rd, Hotflush is releasing Mount Kimbie’s Blind Night Errand EP. There’s a live take of “Maybes,” first released nearly two years ago, but whose 1:30 bass drop will make us cry forever. The … read more »

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