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The Winner Of The 2013 Battle Of The Summer Jams Is…

All summer you voted on your favorite jams of the summer as two songs were put up against each other in a head to head battle. Acts like Robin Thicke and Selena Gomez didn’t have the stamina to make it past the first round. While others, like Mariah Carey and P!nk, proved they had staying power. Over the weekend, the 11 winners fought it out in a melee of hooks and beats to determine which song was the ultimate song of the summer. The votes are in and the readers’ 2013 song of the summer is… Read more…

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Battle Of The Summer Jams: Vote For The Song Of Summer

End of summer is here and so is the final round of the Battle Of The Summer Jams. Each week you voted on songs that you thought best represented your summer and now it’s time to determine which song will reign supreme. Many artists put up a good fight but didn’t have the juice to make it to the finals. That’s right, Robin Thicke, Bruno Mars and Selena Gomez are all licking their wounds as Miley Cyrus goes up against Imagine Dragons, Daft Punk and Mariah Carey among others. Read more…

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The Biggest Comebacks Of The Summer

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Something unexpected happened this summer: Instead of buzzing about new artists, most of the attention was focused on established acts returning to the spotlight. Daft Punk kicked off a summer of nostalgia that included the original line up of Backstreet Boys, Ciara charting again, disco making a comeback and Nile Rodgers. Nile Rodgers, man! The first half of 2013 proved to be ripe for comebacks and these are our favorites from the past few months.

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Battle Of The Summer Jams: Redemption Round

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All summer long, we’ve been asking you to vote on your favorite tunes. Now we are into our final week of August and it’s time to determine who had the best jam of the summer. But first, we should let the losers get one last chance to redeem themselves. And trust us, there’s quite a few that may deserve a second chance. Miley Cyrus, Selena Gomez, Bruno Mars and Robin Thicke all lost their battles. So now it’s time to dig deep and vote on one artist that deserves another shot at song of the summer. Read more…

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2013 VMAs: Miley Cyrus Twerks All Up On Robin Thicke

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It’s safe to say that Robin Thicke and Miley Cyrus dominated the radio this summer with “Blurred Lines” and “We Can’t Stop.” The two artists took the stage at the MTV Video Music Awards and performed a medley of their hits with special guests, Kendrick Lamar and 2 Chainz. Both artists were up for several awards including “Song Of The Summer.” And they closed out the season with a bang!

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2013 VMAs: Danity Kane Reunites and It Feels So Good!

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After countless rumors, Danity Kane officially reunited at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards pre-show. That’s right, Aubrey O’Day, Dawn Richard, Shannon Bex and Aundrea Fimbres got back together (sans D. Woods) to kick start Danity Kane 2.0. The group, which was made famous on MTV’s mid-Aughts reality show Making The Band, went through a number of ups and downs before Diddy kicked D. Woods and Aubrey out of the group before splitting up in 2009. But tonight, the girls looked ready and excited to be back together as they talked to Christina Garibaldi ahead of the main show, and even mentioned that they’re working on a new track with the production team The Stereotypes.

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5 Lessons The Best Female Video Nominees Learned From Beyonce

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The Queen Bey may only be nominated for one VMA (Best Video with a Social Message), her presence can be felt in this year’s nominees for Best Female Video. What’s even more strange is how Taylor Swift, Miley Cyrus and Rihanna all took the master class in Beyonce by channeling “Me, Myself and I,” which was nominated for a 2004 VMA for Best R&B Video. While the video didn’t take home the Moonman that year, it did lay the ground work for future nominees.

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Johnnyswim Break Down Heart Beats, Track-By-Track (Pt. 2 Of 2)

Johnnyswim, comprised of Amanda Sudano and Abner Ramirez, are back in the hot seat to break down their music. The duo opens up about the inspiration behind the final three tracks on the EP, Heart Beats. And it doesn’t always come the most obvious place. The You Oughta Know artist recently sat down with VH1 for our ongoing Track-By-Track series to talk about drinking songs, death and break ups. It sounds dark, but it’s actually kind of sweet.

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