Live From The Grammy Awards Red Carpet With Snooki And Sway!

The 53rd Grammy Awards are here, which means that one of music’s biggest nights if finally upon us. Beaming live from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, the Grammys will feature performances from some of the biggest names in music, including Eminem, Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Christina Aguilera, Jennifer Hudson, Arcade Fire, Cee Lo Green,… Read more »

Kanye West Takes Sway Along To His Surprise NYC Show

If you were anywhere near a television set, online or on Twitter, I’m sure that your Saturday evening was held hostage by Kanye West mania! For me, it was an entire night flooded with G.O.O.D Music. It all started at MTV studios with the debut of his “Runaway” movie and an in-depth, live Q&A immediately… Read more »

Justin Bieber And Sway Bond At The Video Music Awards

If you had to zero in on one person who probably had the most fun at the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards, you could make a great case for Justin Bieber. It was his second VMAs, though Sunday night’s (September 12) show represented both his first nominations (and his first victory — he took home… Read more »

Join Rick Ross And Sway On ‘RapFix Live’

Do you love Rick Ross‘ new album Teflon Don? Want to know what Ricky Rozay has to say about the tracks on the album? Curious about how he works with producers? Ever want to pitch a collaboration to him? Eager to get his insight on the BP oil disaster? You’ll be able to get those… Read more »

Sway Challenges You To ‘Get In The Game’ On Your.MTV.Com!

“Get in the game!” is a phrase that my football coach used to say to me when I was on the field but couldn’t make plays. Whenever I heard that, I knew I had to get myself focused and work harder at creating opportunities. I’m often approached on the street by a lot of young,… Read more »

Silver Medalist Julia Mancuso Teaches Sway Olympic Code

In the days before skier Julia Mancuso won her silver medal on Wednesday (February 17) with a stellar downhill performance that was topped only by teammate Lindsey Vonn’s odds-defying run, she met up with MTV News’ very own Sway to teach him all the right and wrong lingo when it comes to talking to the… Read more »

Sway At The Winter Olympics: Unity, Panties

The town of Whistler is just a two-hour bus ride from Vancouver, but it feels much, much further. I learned firsthand on Saturday, when we headed up to the mountain town to interview members of the U.S. Ski Team, and spend a day gazing up at the snow-covered peaks of Blackcomb Peak. Of course, it… Read more »

2010 Winter Olympics Report: Sway Gets A Lesson In Skeleton

Here in Vancouver for the 2010 Winter Olympics, the sky is overcast but the mood around town is extremely festive. I haven’t seen much of Vancouver yet, but I’m looking forward to it in the days to come. I grew up running track in the Bay Area and it was always a dream to either… Read more »

‘Hope For Haiti Now’ Celeb Support Overwhelms MTV’s Sway

Tonight’s event was the most inspiring movement to help others that I’ve been in involved with since Hurricane Katrina. So many icons were gathered in one room, in unison, in support of Haiti. I watched Taraji P. Henson become teary-eyed while describing to me the suffering in Haiti, and it was just tear-jerking. It was… Read more »

The Drums: Sexy, Sad Swaying In New York

By Rya Backer The Drums are a great (albeit difficult to Google) Brooklyn-based quartet who make music that wouldn’t have been out of place in a John Hughes movie prom scene (or a John Hughes movie make-out scene, depending on your mood). On Wednesday night (January 13), I saw them at their sold out show… Read more »