Hosted by Kevin Hart, MTV helf on Thursday evening (September 6) the 2012 VMAs live from the Staples Center arena in Los Angeles! Performers on this year's edition were; Alicia Keys - who hands down had the best show with the debut live performance of "Girl On Fire", Lil' Wayne, Frank Ocean, Green Day, One Direction, Rihanna, Taylor Swift, Rihanna, and Pink. Big winners of the night were British boyband One Direction who took home three awards including "Best New Artist", and Bajan princess Rihanna who was deservedly proclaimed ruler of the "Video of the Year" category for "We Found Love".
Which was your favorite performance?
- New Music: Florida Georgia Line - "Sun Daze"
- Listen: K. Michelle Premieres Heartbreaker Anthem "Love 'Em All"
- Jason Aldean Gets Racy On "Gonna Know We Were Here"
- Video: Barbra Streisand Performs "Partners" Songs on "Jimmy Fallon"
- Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga Make "Nature Boy" Their Own: Listen
- August Alsina & Nicki Minaj Have Awkward Chemistry In "No Love" Remix Music Video
- New Music & Video: Rick Ross - 'Elvis Presley BLVD'
- Tinashe Gets Sexy In The New Track "Feels Like Vegas": Listen
- Jennifer Hudson Wastes Iggy Azalea Collab / Listen To "He Ain't Goin' Nowhere" In Full
- Alicia Keys Explains & Performs "We Are Here" on "The Today Show"
- 6 Things You Need To Know About One Direction's New Single Before It's Here
- Roc Nation's Alexa Goddard Premieres Lively "So There" Music Video
- Chris Brown Drops "Tuesday" & "Made Me" Remixes Featuring Trey Songz: Listen
- Listen: Miley Cyrus Covers Led Zeppelin's "Babe, I’m Gonna Leave You" and Succeeds!
- Watch: Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett's One-Hour HSN "Cheek to Cheek" Special