MTV Challenge star dies at 32

2014-11-17 15:36

MTV Challenge star Diem Brown has died after losing a long battle with cancer at age 32.

O'Brien promises nudity, fire at MTV Movie Awards

2014-04-12 16:57

MTV Movie Awards host Conan O'Brien has promised nudity, fire at this year's show, saying he has been "preparing for this job for several years".

Miley Cyrus addresses critics in doccie trailer

2013-10-01 19:00

Miley Cyrus lifts the lid on her life and addresses her critics in a revealing trailer for her documentary Miley: The Movement.


The mad boys from Jackass are back and up to their old tricks - senior style. And they have a young new member.

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MTV jams with new local content

2013-07-04 16:52

MTV is getting back to its music roots by launching new, daily music video shows that will focus on South African talent.

MTV announces Scream series for 2014

2013-04-26 12:48

MTV has announced that they're piping up for a Scream series version of the slasher-films franchise which is set to debut in 2014.

MTV cancels Buckwild after star's death

2013-04-11 07:45

MTV has announced that West Virginia-based reality show Buckwild will not return for a second season after the death of the show's breakout star Shain Gandee.

MTV shows hard liquor ads to its young audience

2013-01-31 10:15

It's not illegal, but surely it's not right for MTV to be advertising vodka when the majority of its audience is under 18 years of age?

Crash king Grosjean to be axed?

2012-11-30 06:45

Heikki Kovalainen is a candidate to replace Romain Grosjean at Lotus in 2013.

Jersey Shore finale gets SA premiere

2012-10-01 15:25

MTV has announced that the final season of Jersey Shore will premiere on South African TV screens in December.

Jersey Shore cancelled after six seasons

2012-08-31 08:02

MTV has confirmed that Jersey Shore's forthcoming sixth season, which is set to premiere in October, will be the reality show's last.

Hunger Games tops MTV Movie Awards

2012-06-04 11:32

It was all fun and games as blockbuster films The Hunger Games, Harry Potter and The Twilight Saga walked away with the top awards at the 2012 MTV Movie Awards.

Die Antwoord turn down Lady Gaga tour

2012-03-13 12:43

Zef rap collective Die Antwoord have blasted Lady Gaga and say that they refused an offer to tour with the pop superstar.

Selena Gomez to host MTV EMAs

2011-09-27 14:50

Selena Gomez has been confirmed as the host, voice and face of this year's MTV Europe Music Awards.

Maroon 5 frontman slams MTV

2011-08-29 12:20

Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine has slammed MTV on Twitter for "not caring" about music.

Beyoncé is pregnant

2011-08-29 04:07

Beyoncé's pregnancy announcement on the red carpet at the MTV Video Music Awards has all but overshadowed the ceremony.

MTV to honour Britney, Amy Winehouse

2011-08-16 12:47

Producers have confirmed that the MTV VMAs will pay tribute to Britney Spears and possibly Amy Winehouse at the 2011 ceremony.

Most popular Potter character revealed

2011-07-14 13:15

The Harry Potter fans have spoken and revealed who they think is the greatest character in the series of novels and films, which is celebrating its finale.

MTV greenlights 'O' Music Awards

2011-02-25 09:22

MTV has named its new digital music awards the OMAs, but the meaning of the "O" is unclear.

Jersey Shore nabs millions for MTV

2011-01-08 10:18

More than 8 million viewers watched Snooki and company return to Jersey Shore, during the premiere of its third season.

MTV Africa rocks Lagos

2010-12-12 14:01

As one artist rushed the stage wrapped in the green-and-white flag, Nigeria racked up the most wins at the MTV Africa Music Awards.

West debacle: MTV hopes to move on

2010-09-10 19:14

Don't expect a duet between Kanye West and Taylor Swift at the MTV Video Music Awards.


MTV premieres Laverne Cox presents: The T Word

2014-11-20 19:05

MTV (DStv channel 130) will spotlight issues faced by transgender youth in Laverne Cox Presents: The T Word.

MTV Africa Music Awards set to rock South African shores with local and international stars

2014-05-15 10:58

In case you haven’t heard, the home of hit videos and terrible/addictive reality shows, MTV Africa, is hosting one big awards show at the Durban International Convention Centre in June.

Miley Cyrus doccie to air in SA

2013-10-03 13:30

South African viewers will be able to get a glimpse into the life of controversial artist Miley Cyrus when Miley: The Movement premieres tonight on DStv.

Kanye to perform at MTV Awards

2013-08-06 07:13

Kanye West will perform at the MTV Video Music Awards, which will air live from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.

MTV's moonman gets makeover

2013-07-10 19:20

Brooklyn-based artist KAWS is re-imagining the iconic MTV Moonman trophy for the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards.

Snoop Lion gets Zulu royal seal of approval

2013-05-28 09:30

Snoop Lion wore a leopard skin and headgear with the blessing of the Zulu royal family during his recent visit to South Africa for the MTV Africa All Stars gig.

MTV star charged with heroin possession

2013-04-25 10:31

Jenelle Evans, one of the stars of the MTV series Teen Mom 2, has been arrested on drug charges in North Carolina.

MTV star found dead in SUV

2013-04-02 08:31

The bodies of Shain Gandee, the star of MTV reality show Buckwild, and two others have been found in an SUV stuck in a muddy ditch.

Ke$ha lands MTV show

2013-01-30 21:13

Kesha has signed a deal with MTV for her own reality TV show, Ke$ha: My Crazy Beautiful Life, the footage for which was shot over two years by her brother.

Rise in gay characters on TV - study

2012-10-05 22:16

A new study has concluded that US television now features the highest-ever number of lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender characters, thanks to shows like True Blood.

Jersey Shore cast feel 'sad but blessed'

2012-08-31 22:17

The cast of the MTV reality show Jersey Shore took to their Twitter accounts to express their sadness after it was announced that the show will be axed.

Johnny Depp wins MTV Generation Award

2012-06-04 13:51

Johnny Depp has been presented with the MTV Generation Award at the 2012 MTV Movie Awards, where he also performed with The Black Keys.

Hunger Games age restriction reduced

2012-04-17 08:53

The age restriction for the movie The Hunger Games has been reduced from age 16 to age 13, South African distributor Nu Metro has said.

Jersey Shore cast headed to SA

2012-01-05 14:06

The tanned and scantily clad cast of MTV reality series Jersey Shore have announced plans to visit South Africa this year.

MTV video awards makes history

2011-08-30 08:36

The buzz-heavy 2011 Video Music Awards has scored the biggest audience in MTV's history.

MTV VMAs: All the winners

2011-08-29 05:00

Katy Perry has scooped the 2011 MTV Video of the Year award, but Beyoncé's little announcement may have stolen the show.

Beyoncé releases sexy new video

2011-08-26 13:20

Beyoncé's new music video has hit the web, although the track isn't an official new single.

MTV VMA nominees announced

2011-07-21 11:51

Katy Perry leads the list of nominees for this year's MTV Video Music Awards.

Justin Bieber set to host MTV EMAs

2011-03-10 21:02

Justin Bieber is said to be the favourite to host this year's MTV Europe Music Awards after impressing bosses with his online stint last year.

MTV plans online award show

2011-01-21 12:12

MTV is planning a multi-platform non-traditional award show celebrating digital music.

Miriam Makeba honoured at MTV Awards

2010-12-12 20:39

Miriam Makeba has been posthumously honoured at the MTV Africa Music Awards, after a career at the pinnacle of the continent's musical scene.

West debacle: MTV hopes to move on

2010-09-10 19:14

Don't expect a duet between Kanye West and Taylor Swift at the MTV Video Music Awards.

MTV selects TJ

2010-08-09 18:35

MTV has named 23-year-old Gabi Gregg its first "Twitter Jockey" after a nationwide search

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