Awards show still tops cable's summer in the young demo
"Video Music Awards" draw 12.6 million tweets from 1.9 million users
NBC tackles competition with "Sunday Night Football," though CBS' "Big Brother" is highest-rated on the night
TheWrap has the inside take on what went down when the awards show's cameras weren't rolling
She sings her entire self-titled album and embraces her husband Jay Z and daughter Blue Ivy while accepting Vanguard Award
The two actors were presenting the award for best pop video
The artist called for "peace in this country"
Cyrus kept her clothes on, and raised awareness for her charity aimed at helping the Los Angeles homeless youth population
The comedian made fun of the rapper for his parenting techniques
The British singer was nominated for Artist to Watch and Best Male Video
Miley Cyrus wins Video of the Year award for "Wrecking Ball"
See what stars including Jennifer Lopez, Taylor Swift and Ariana Grande are wearing to MTV's annual celebration of music videos
The red carpet fashion, performances, winners -- TheWrap has all the outrageous action as it happens
And this is why you don't rap while walking backwards, kids
Also, Gwen Stefani and Kim Kardashian join slate of presenters
Oh my gosh! It's full of bumpin, grindin, twerking, bikinis, and Nicki slithering over Drake
The Parents Television Council wants the cable channel to assure there won't be "mis-rated sexual content"
Lead actress in relaunch of horror franchise still can return to 'Arrow'
Nicki Minaj, Iggy Azalea and Jason Derulo are among the stars joining Franco as Dave Skylark for the 30-minute MTV special
Azalea, Ora team up to take down actor Michael Madsen in new action-packed music video
Usher, Ariana Grande, 5 Seconds of Summer, Beyoncé, Maroon 5, and Iggy Azelea are also set to perform
Zooey Deschanel sitcom set for 2015 cable syndication debut
"Fancy" sensation will take the stage with Rita Ora
"For a Good Time Call" and "Faking It" director to kick off the new series based on Wes Craven's horror franchise
Amazon is eager to compete with Netflix
"You got me in chains," sings Jonas, unencumbered by his brothers
Also, "All My Children" alum Ambyr Childers has been cast in the period drama
The networks are partnering with the online music streaming giant to launch more than 150 custom playlists
"Magic in the Moonlight" director talks about his life and career in 35-minute interview, admitting that he's always disappointed with his films
Teenage fan-voted awards show airs on Sunday, Aug. 10