Miley Cyrus Twerking and Toking on Amsterdam Stage

Miley Cyrus Twerking and Toking on Amsterdam Stage

Just when it appeared that Miley Cyrus could not be more controversial if she tried, the 20 year-old entertainer has managed to top her MTV VMA performance. By twerking with a “little person” and toking a spliff/joint/marijuana (or insert slang name of choice here) cigarette live onstage in Amsterdam at the MTV EMA event, she has outdone herself, once again.

 

YouTube Music Awards Eclectic and Esoteric Not Entertaining

YouTube Music Awards Eclectic and Esoteric Not Entertaining

Sunday night the first annual YouTube Music Awards ceremony was held with much fanfare; it proved to be eclectic and esoteric; but not entertaining. Creative Director Spike Jonze promised the live stream audience that the night would be “messy fun” and contain “big surprises.” Jason Schwartzman, who co-hosted with Reggie Watts, warned that there was no script. He needn’t have bothered, the lack of script was apparent from the very beginning.

YouTube Music Awards Messy and Not Surprising

YouTube Music Awards Messy and Not Surprising

With the premise of being a messy surprise, at least according to creative director Spike Jonze, the YouTube Music Awards is, thus far, very messy and not surprising at all. At least Jonze did not exaggerate. The show is incredibly messy and not just dipping one’s hands in a cake to pick out winners messy. The entire experience was disappointing.

YouTube First Annual Music Awards Featuring Big Names and Surprises

YouTube First Annual Music Awards Featuring Big Names and Surprises

The first YouTube annual music awards ceremony on November 3 is featuring some big names and some big suprises. With the Google owned site moving into the paid digital music arena they are focussing on pulling in more mainstream, big name artists for their potential audience. Arcade Fire, Eminem and Lady Gaga are just three examples of the calibre of entertainer that will be there on the night of the YouTube Music Video Awards debut.