This year’s broadcast seems poised to generate even more buzz as MTV is likely to pull out all the stops for the big 3-0. Full story
MTV and Viacom pulled a hacking stunt that is drawing backlash on Twitter, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 19: (L-R) Jason Sklar, Randy Sklar and Janeane Garofalo attend the MTV, VH1, CMT & LOGO 2013 O Music Awards on June 19, 2013 in New York City.
The MTV logo can be seen on a sign in front of the MTV studios in Times Square New York December 12, 2007. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 08: (L-R) Original MTV VJs: Mark Goodman, Alan Hunter, Martha Quinn, and Nina Blackwood attend a signing for their book "VJ: The Unplugged Adventure" at Barnes & Noble Tribeca on May 8, 2013 in New York City.
Actor Jamie Foxx accepts the MTV generation award at the 2013 MTV Movie Awards in Culver City, California April 14, 2013. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok (UNITED STATES - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT) (MTV-SHOW)