In a profanity-laden rant at London’s Hammersmith Apollo, the rapper also decried corporate sponsors and Grammys.
Which you would prefer: a cool trophy shaped like a belt buckle or a boring old Oscar? We know the answer.
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Last night at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards, Tyler, the Creator, the 20-year-old member of the nihilistic underground rap collective Odd Future, beat out indie pop newbies (Foster the People) and overhyped music industry …
We promise, this is the last time you’ll see the phrase “Hurricane Irene” in today’s links.
Is it premature to plan a tribute to an artist who has a current Top 10 single, and has not yet turned 30?
“I love you, God bless pop music and God bless MTV!”
In an awards show dominated by performances and celebrity drama, winning an actual trophy was an afterthought at this year’s MTV Video Music Awards. The true winner? Who had the best reaction song to last year’s Kanye West debacle.
As if NFL training camps and a new season of Mad Men weren’t enough to remind us that summer is almost over, MTV announced the nominations for this year’s Video Music Awards today. Who came away with the most?