Monday, November 4, 2013
YouTube Music Awards Happened
Internet superstars stepped out from behind the computer screen and onto the stage at Pier 36 (Manhattan) Sunday night (Novemebr 3, 2013) to make history at the first YouTube Music Awards.
Hosted by Jason Schwartzman (above) and Reggie Watts and featuring live performances by Lady Gaga, Eminem and other pop and rock greats, YouTube set quite a challenge for itself in the show's first year: The event was live-streamed the world over, and the awards were entirely dependent on the participation of viewers. Unfortunately, it got distracted by its own gimmick, and the chaos overwhelmed the otherwise inspired performances and subsequent dance parties. MORE HERE & HERE
Complete winners list HERE
Video highlights HERE