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DA FUQ Did I Just Watch: The 2016 MTV VMAs

DA FUQ Did I Just Watch: The 2016 MTV VMAs

"Mind you, MTV already gave Beyonce a 15 minute showcase a few years back when they handed her the Video Vanguard award (like they were intending to do with Rihanna last night), but then it seemed like somewhere in the middle of planning this year's music event the just kinda said, 'you know what, fuck it, if Beyonce wants to come to do the show, we'll let her do and say whatever she wants.'"

Hello, I'd Like A Moment Of Your Time To Talk About The New DJ Shadow And Run The Jewels πŸ”₯ Track

Hello, I'd Like A Moment Of Your Time To Talk About The New DJ Shadow And Run The Jewels πŸ”₯ Track

Β "Listen, good music is hard to find these days -- and good hip hop music is even more rare. So when you find it, you gotta hold on to it, hug it, and tell it "thank you" when it happens. Because real shit like this feels like it happens with the regularity of a unicorn sighting."

Why Are We Not Talking More About Adele (Allegedly) Passing On The Super Bowl?

Why Are We Not Talking More About Adele (Allegedly) Passing On The Super Bowl?

So inviting her to the Super Bowl seems like a no brainer, right?

Well, kind of.  Her songs are usually the type you eat your feelings to with a bowl of ice cream alone at night, rather than with a group of individuals looking to pass the time in between helpings of chicken wings.

Underappreciated: A Lighter Shade Of Brown's "Hey DJ"

Underappreciated: A Lighter Shade Of Brown's "Hey DJ"

In many ways their integration of old school records with a new school style was ahead of their time. They knew the importance of a party record with a hook. And in many ways the duo is best exemplified in this song, a throwback (before doing throwbacks were cool) entitled "Hey DJ."

Underappreciated: Usher's "She Came To Give It To You"

Underappreciated: Usher's "She Came To Give It To You"

The curious case of She Came To Give It To You marked the first time the singer failed to chart a lead single in the Top 40 since his 1993 debut. 

That's just odd for one of the handful of artists go have a diamond record in their catalogue.

It also marked the first time Usher had to license his song to breathe some life back into it.  And that partnership was with... the Honey Nut Cheerios Bee?