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The Last 15 VMA Video of the Year Winners Ranked From Worst to Best

With under a week to go until the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards, what better time to look back at previous Video of the Year (VOTY) winners and talk about them in order from most garbage to most awesome?

Matt Russoniello / August 24, 2015

VMA Video of the Year Showdown: And The Winner Is…

After six rounds of voting — and nearly 75,000 votes cast — the time has finally come for us to reveal the winner of our VMA Video of the Year Showdown. Which VotY-winning video from the past decade has been voted by you, our dear readers, as the ultimate, most iconic, biggest, bestest video of…

Matt Russoniello / August 22, 2014

VMA Video of the Year Showdown: The Final Round

The 2014 MTV Video Music Awards air this Sunday, August 24, and ahead of the big night, we’re looking back over 10 years of iconic music videos. We’ve already narrowed it down to five finalists — Green Day, Panic! At The Disco, Britney Spears, Lady Gaga, and Justin Timberlake made the cut (sorry, Rihanna!) — and now…

Matt Russoniello / August 20, 2014

VMA Video of the Year Showdown: OutKast’s ‘Hey Ya!’ vs. Green Day’s ‘Boulevard of Broken Dreams’

The 2014 MTV Video Music Awards air Sunday, August 24, and ahead of the big night, we’re looking back over 10 years of iconic music videos. Our goal is simple: we want to name the best Video of the Year winner from the last decade. Our method is even simpler: we need you to vote…

Matt Russoniello / August 13, 2014

Kate Upton Is Now on the Cover of Vogue

Kate Upton, known as every teenage boy and their father’s fantasy, is bringing her good-looks (and other things) to the June 2013 cover of Vogue.
In the issue out May 21, the 20-year-old American bombshell discusses her ambitions, her career and, of course, her critics:
The things that they’re rejecting are things that I can’t…

/ May 10, 2013

Billie Joe Armstrong’s Breakdown: ‘He’ll Be More Popular Than Ever,’ Says HLN Host Jane Velez-Mitchell (VIDEO)

Before checking into treatment for substance abuse, Billie Joe Armstrong’s obscenity-laced, on-stage breakdown reaped quite a bit of backlash.

While wrapping up at the iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas on Sept. 21, the Green Day frontman unraveled into a profane rant as he complained the band’s set was being cut short. “One…

Cory Lopez / September 27, 2012

Green Day Drops ‘¡Uno!’: The Reviews Are In

Just days after frontman Billie Joe Armstrong checked into treatment following his on-stage breakdown, Green Day has dropped its ninth studio album, ¡Uno!. 

The punk rock band’s record is the first installment of its much-anticipated ambitious trilogy — its first collection of new music since 2009’s 21st Century Breakdown — with ¡Dos! expected Nov. 13 and ¡Tre!

Cory Lopez / September 25, 2012

The Daily Buzz: Why Green Day Frontman Billie Joe Armstrong Checked into Rehab (VIDEO)

Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong shocked fans when he announced that he was entering a rehab facility after having a meltdown onstage during last week’s iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas.

When the band was given a one-minute warning to wrap its set onstage, Armstrong screamed, “You’re f–king kidding me. What the…

Crystal Bell / September 25, 2012

Billie Joe Armstrong’s Pre-Rehab Rant: Get in on the Conversation With Jane Velez-Mitchell

Billie Joe Armstrong is on the road to recovery after checking into treatment for substance abuse.

But it’s his pre-rehab meltdown that has raised eyebrows. While wrapping up a set at the iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas on Friday, the Green Day frontman unraveled into a profanity-laden rant on stage as he…

Cory Lopez / September 24, 2012

Billie Joe Armstrong to Seek Treatment for Substance Abuse Following Bizarre Meltdown at Music Festival

Green Day front man Billie Joe Armstrong is seeking professional help after having a meltdown onstage during Friday’s iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas.

The band issued a statement on their official Facebook page on Sunday.

“Billie Joe is seeking treatment for substance abuse. We would like everyone to know that…

Peggy Truong / September 23, 2012

MTV Video Music Awards 2012: Newsroom Soundoff

The MTV Video Music Awards kick off tonight at 8 p.m. EDT — and the Celebuzz newsroom team is fired up!

The star-studded awards show will feature many Moonman handouts, much-anticipated appearances and hot performances from One Direction, Alicia Keys, Green Day, Taylor Swift, Rihanna and many more.

With a lineup

Scott Bernberg / September 6, 2012

Green Day Set to Perform at the MTV VMAs Following Billie Joe Armstrong’s Hospitalization

Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong is ready to rock!

The iconic garage band is ready to make its grand return to the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards stage Thursday night, despite a recent health scare for Armstrong. The frontman fell ill Sunday night, forcing the band to cancel its show in Bologna, Italy.

Crystal Bell / September 5, 2012

Billie Joe Armstrong Hospitalized, Green Day Show in Italy Canceled (VIDEO)

Diehard Green Day fans were disappointed over the weekend when the alt-rock band was forced to cancel a show in Bolognia, Italy.

While the band was pumped to play the show, calling it “the highlight of our tour,” Green Day  frontman Billie Joe Armstrong was hospitalized under doctor’s orders, forcing the band to…

Lee Hernandez / September 4, 2012

Green Day Premieres Video for New Single ‘Oh Love’ — Watch It Now (VIDEO)

Green Day released the music video for their brand-new single, “Oh Love,” on Thursday and oh, is it awesome.

Launched on MTV, filled with models, big guitar moves and signature Green Day facials, the new clip is rock n’ roll through and through.

The actual single was released on July 16,…

/ August 15, 2012

The 2010 Grammy Awards: And the Winners Are…

Hey everybody, the 2010 Grammy Awards are happening, NOW!, and CELEBUZZ is bringing you the winners live, as they happen!
Keep checking back for updates. And for an awesome look at what the music industry’s best and brightest wore this year, check out our big, juicy gallery of the Grammys’ red-carpet arrivals.
While we bring…

Celebuzz / January 31, 2010

VIDEO: Green Day Wants You to ‘Know Your Enemy’

Green Day’s first album in five years, 21st Century Breakdown, comes out next month, and the Berkeley trio have released their first video from the record, “Know Your Enemy,” directed by Michael Cullen.
Like 2004’s American Idiot, 21st Century Breakdown is loosely based around a theme, and is broken into three acts. Pretty high-minded stuff…

Celebuzz / April 24, 2009