In its epic 25-year lifespan, The Simpsons has embraced music into its comedy for some potently hilarious moments. And while the show has welcomed many iconic musical guests to join its ranks of star cameos, we’re talking about the original music moments — the songs that were written for and performed by Springfield’s unique citizenry — that are absolutely unforgettable.
Last week on VH1 was all about Beyoncé. Queen Bey put on an unforgettable performance at the 2014 MTV VMAs, the ladies of VH1 revealed their first video vixen crushes, Ace Frehley opened up about his new album and more.
During August, we’ve celebrated the vixens who’ve heated up our favorite music videos. While we reflected on their cultural impact, we also wondered what they’ve been up to lately. What happened to those video models we loved back in the day?
After getting arrested Sunday night for gun possession along with five others, rapper Young Jeezy was released from jail on Thursday night. According to Revolt, Jeezy posted bail that was set at $1 million for himself and the five other people involved and is scheduled for a pretrial hearing on September 5th.
Charli XCX is this summer’s MVP. Her chart-topping hit “Fancy” with Iggy Azalea had insane radio play and even President Barack Obama couldn’t help but record his own cover. But one mega hit doesn’t mean Charli is done for the summer. “Boom Clap” is the first single from her upcoming album Sucker, which hits stores October 21st, and The Fault in Our Stars‘ soundtrack, available right now. This catchy love anthem has infiltrated the Internet, only to spawn brilliant covers. Listen to the best five covers out right now and decide which one you love the most.
We’re pretty bummed about the summer being over and all, but at least there’s one silver lining: we get to crown a winner of VH1′s Battle Of The Summer Jams! It’s been an incredible season for music, and since Memorial Day we’ve had artists like Iggy Izalea, Katy Perry, Demi Lovato, and Nico & Vinz go head to head for summer song supremacy. But now the time has come to announce the winner. Can we get a drumroll please?
In addition to emcees, deejays and graffiti artists, video vixens have become a crucial component in hip hop culture. Rappers do their job of putting out music and vixens seductively draw viewers back for more. Only a handful of vixens reach the top of this industry, and those who do are the smartest, baddest and hottest of the crop. Just look at Amber Rose, Karrine “Superhead” Steffans or Love and Hip Hop‘s own Erica Mena and Tahiry Jose for all the proof you need! We’ve assembled a gallery of the ones we can’t get out of our mind. Don’t expect any girl next doors, these ladies have unleashed their smoldering good looks and curvaceous figures to reach the rank of hottest video vixens ever.