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Everything You Need to Know About the 2017 MTV VMAs

Madonna kissing Britney Spears and Christina Aguilera. Miley Cyrus twerking on Robin Thicke. Beyoncé opening up her jacket at the end of her performance to reveal her pregnancy. The MTV Video Music Awards are always filled with iconic moments. And this year is sure to add a handful of more …

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WATCH: Fifth Harmony Are ‘Excited as Heck’ for Their First MTV VMAs Performance: ‘We’ve Worked So Hard’

Fans will sure be workin’ it from home when Fifth Harmony takes MTV’s Video Music Awards stage to perform their new hit single “Down.” PEOPLE Now caught up with foursome Lauren Jauregui, Ally Brooke, Dinah Jane and Normani Kordei backstage during their rehearsals for the show on Thursday, where they couldn’t …

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Shawn Mendes Says He ‘Fell In Love’ With The Girl Who Inspired ‘There’s Nothing Holdin’ Me Back’

It’s impossible to listen to the radio without hearing Shawn Mendes‘s raspy vocals, and now he’s opening up about how “There’s Nothing Holdin’ Me Back” came to be. He wrote the hit song about a girl he was crushing on and no, sorry, it wasn’t you. In fact, it’s impossible …

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Jack Antonoff Really Wants To Make Bleachers’ VMA Pre-Show Feel Like A ‘Rock Club’

Jack Antonoff is having one hell of a year. The pop savant’s brash-yet-intimate production touches are a hallmark of Lorde‘s first No. 1 album, Melodrama, including on ubiquitous lead single “Green Light” — and recently, he’s also co-written St. Vincent’s “New York” and Taylor Swift’s new single, “Look At What …

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Mariah Carey Revisists Her ‘Unforgettable’ Studio Hang With French Montana And Justin Bieber

Back in 2015, Mariah Carey dropped two casual #surprises on Instagram: A photo of her and French Montana hanging out by the mixing board in the studio, and another of the pair in the same cozy space with Justin Bieber. Rumors of a collaboration featuring the on-the-rise rapper and the …

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Nick Jonas Snaps Back at ‘Very Rude’ Fan Who Mocks His Height: ‘You Need Some Manners’

Nick Jonas is happy to stop and take pictures with his fans. Just don’t make fun of his height afterwards. The 24-year-old “Levels” singer clapped back at a disrespectful fan on social media Friday, after the man posted a photo of the two with a biting caption criticizing Jonas’ height. …

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Fifth Harmony’s ‘He Like That’ Video Is Even Hotter Than ‘Work From Home’

If you thought Fifth Harmony‘s “Work From Home” was steamy, boy, you’re in for a treat. Their music video for “He Like That,” off their new self-titled album, turns the heat all the way up. Seriously, nobody can keep their hands to themselves. For nearly four minutes, your girls shake …

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Jay-Z Was Floored By Blue Ivy’s Rapping Skills: ‘I Was Like, Oh Shit!’

It’s been a week since Rap Radar unleashed its first gem-filled, hour-long podcast with Jay-Z, and there’s so much more where that came from. On Friday (August 25), the second installment arrived, and it gives us even more insight into 4:44 and Jay’s new life as a father of three. …

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Taylor Swift Is Not Purposely Releasing Reputation on the Death Anniversary of Kanye West’s Mom, Says Label

“Look What You Made Me Do” makes clear there’s still plenty of bad blood between Taylor Swift and Kanye West, but the pop star is not purposely releasing her upcoming album on the anniversary of West’s mother’s death. “It is standard practice that releases come out on Fridays and we …

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From ‘Innocent’ to ‘Look What You Made Me Do’: How Taylor’s Take on Kanye Has Changed over 7 Years

Oh, what a difference seven years makes. One year after Kanye West kicked off a tumultuous relationship with Taylor Swift by interrupting her acceptance speech at the MTV Video Music Awards in 2009, the pop star, 27, released a song called “Innocent” that was rumored to be about the rapper …

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Taylor Swift’s ‘Look What You Made Me Do’ Allows Ellen Pompeo & The Other Ladies ABC’s TGIT to Strut Their Stuff

Taylor Swift‘s reputation has extended as far as ABC. After Swift, 27, dropped her newest single “Look What You Made Me Do,” ABC quickly dropped their latest promo for its Thank God It’s Thursday [TGIT] offering with Swift’s track providing the theme song for some serious strutting, smooching and devious …

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Kimye, Katy or Fame? All the Haters Taylor Swift Appears to Be Taking On in New Single ‘Look What You Made Me Do’

Taylor Swift isn’t staying quiet any more. After six months of staying under the radar (save for one very public courtroom battle against former radio host David Mueller who was found guilty by a jury of assaulting the star in 2013), the Grammy winner, 27, is facing the haters head-on …

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Taylor Swift Kills The ‘Old Taylor’ In Ruthless New Song ‘Look What You Made Me Do’

Just before the stroke of midnight Thursday (August 24), Taylor Swift unleashed a new era with the fierce anthem “Look What You Made Me Do.” Swifties have been patiently waiting for and speculating about this moment for years, and your girl doesn’t disappoint. The serpent from her cryptic teaser videos …

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Shania Twain Says Naked Photos Of Brad Pitt Inspired Her Hit ‘That Don’t Impress Me Much’

If you’re (literally) Brad Pitt, you won’t impress Shania Twain much. The country singer, 51, opened up on Thursday about the inspiration for her 1997 single, “That Don’t Impress Me Much,” and how nude photos of Pitt, 53, factored in to make it a hit. “I remember I had a girlfriend …

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8 Superlatives From The Weeknd’s ‘Reminder’ Video That Prove His Life Is A Big Party

The Weeknd‘s “Reminder” is a good song, partly because the production from Doc McKinney, Mano, and Cirkut simply sounds fantastic, and partly because it functions as an actual reminder of Abel Tesfaye’s entire M.O. “I just won a new award for a kids show / Talking ’bout a face numbing …

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Have These Fans Figured Out Taylor Swift’s New Single?

Unless you’ve been completely disconnected from the Internet for the past week, you know that we are officially in a new era of Taylor Swift. And now, after nearly three years since her last studio album — and after an extended absence from the spotlight — the pop superstar has …

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Miley Cyrus’s Music Video Evolution Shows She Can’t Be Tamed

The key to connecting Miley Cyrus’s inventive and downright eccentric collection of music videos lies in a line from her latest single, “Younger Now.” In the track, Cyrus offers up some simple truths: “Change is a thing you can count on,” and “no one stays the same.” The music video …

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People Explains: Taylor Swift’s Reputation Album Cover Style Decoded

This week, Taylor Swift threatened to eclipse the actual, naturally occurring, once-in-a-century eclipse with the announcement of a forthcoming new single and her first album in three years. After sending fans into an anxious frenzy that she’d been hacked when all of her social media accounts suddenly went blank, unfollowed …

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Katy Perry Explains Why She Ended Calvin Harris Feud: ‘It Was Time to Put All That Behind Us’

Katy Perry recently teamed up with Calvin Harris for his hit song “Feels” but the feelings weren’t always mutual between the two. The MTV Video Music Awards host recalled her “falling outs” with the DJ and producer about eight years ago during which Perry had been feuding with his ex-girlfriend, Taylor Swift. …

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