LIVE BLOGGING: 2011 MTV Video Music Awards


namcgloster / August 28, 2011

It’s that time again! MTV is airing their most anticipated Video Music Awards tonight (Aug. 28) with performances by Beyonce, Lil Wayne, Pitbull, Lady Gaga, Adele, Chris Brown and more. Shockingly, even hip-hop royals Jay-Z and Kanye West have been announced as performers, along with some some exciting tributes to pop icon Britney Spears and the late Amy Winehouse.

VIBE will be watching along with our readers and live blogging the good, the bad and the ugly about this years’ awards show! Even live insider tidbits from the red carpet. Hang out with us starting at 7:50 p.m ET. You can leave your thoughts about the show in the comments.

11:22 PM: Katy Perry wins Video Of The Year for “Fireworks.” Thanks her hubby!

11:05 PM: Russell Brand and Tony Bennett introduce Amy Winehouse’s tribute. Bruno Mars performs.

10:55 PM Lady Gaga wins Best Female Video.

10:40 PM Tyler The Creator wins Best New Artist VMA.

10:35 PM Beyonce rubbed her stomach after performing. She’s trying to tell us something.

10:30 PM Britney Spears and Lady Gaga introduce Beyonce.

10:25 PM Lady Gaga presents Britney Spears with the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award.

10:13 PM: Chris Brown flies over the stage performing “Beautiful People.”

10:10 PM: Justin Bieber wins Best Male Video.

10:00 PM: Adele is singing on stage.

9:50 PM Pitbull and Ne-Yo perform.

9:45 PM Katy Perry and Kanye West win Best Collaboration Video.

9:40 PM Nicki Minaj won Best Hip Hop Video.

9:30 PM: Foo Fighters win Best Rock Video.

9:25 PM: Jay Z and Kanye West perform “Otis.”

9:15 PM Britney Spears wins Best Pop Video.

8:30 PM: Lady Gaga wins Best Video With A Message

7:50 PM: Did you enjoy that episode of Jersey Shore?