On Monday night, the MTV Video Music Awards attempted to appeal to the growing Hispanic demographic in the U.S.

MTV tapped Hispanic rapper Cardi B to open the 2018 Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall in New York City on Monday night.

But the show's TV ratings fell far short of 2017's previous record-low audience.

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Rapper Post Malone is safely on the ground after a private jet he was on blew 2 tires upon takeoff from a Teterboro, New Jersey airport Tuesday morning. The Gulfstream 4 jet, which was headed to London, England, landed without incident at a New York airport around 3:50 p.m. Tuesday.

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Madonna enraged Black Twitter when she took too long to pay tribute to the queen of soul Aretha Franklin, who died Thursday of pancreatic cancer at age 76. Before presenting the award to Camila Cabello for Best Video of the Year at the 2018 MTV VMAs on Monday night, Madonna explained how Aretha inspired her early in her career.

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Cardi B cleaned up nicely for the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards held at Radio City Music Hall in New York City on Monday. The 25-year-old Bronx rapper wore a crushed velvet fuchsia off shoulder frock for her first red carpet appearance since giving birth to daughter Kulture last month.

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Tamron Hall

Influential journalist Tamron Hall showed love to the gays at the Annual Point Foundation Honors Gala Celebrating The Accomplishments Of LGBTQ Students at The Plaza Hotel on Monday, April 9, in New York City. Tamron hosted the event and handed out scholarships to deserving gay students.

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Bruno Mars with Grammys President Neil Portnow at 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards

Grammy Awards President Neil Portnow responded to public criticism that the 2018 Grammy Awards major category winners were 75% male. Portnow responded to the backlash that sparked a #GrammysSoMale hashtag on Twitter.com on Sunday.

Only one woman took home a trophy in a major category -- Alessia Cara who won for best new artist.

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Trump curse? Rapper JAY-Z was completely shut out at the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards, despite leading all GRAMMY nominations with eight at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, January 28, in New York City.

Hours before the live telecast, JAY-Z accomplished something rapper Eminem could not: he got the attention of President Donald Trump on Twitter.com.

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Sean Combs and Cassie attend Pre-Grammy Gala Salute To JAY-Z

L.A. power couple Sean "Puff Daddy" Combs and Cassie Ventura attended the Clive Davis Pre-GRAMMY Gala and GRAMMY Salute to Industry Icons Honoring JAY-Z on Saturday in New York City. The spectacular event was just one of the many star-studded pre-Grammy parties popping in New York City over the big Grammy weekend. The first ever all-rap and hip-hop Grammy Awards will be telecast live on Sunday, Jan. 28.

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Justin Bieber and JAY-Z

Justin Bieber is reportedly skipping the Grammy Awards for the 2nd year in a row. The 23-year-old Canadian singer believes the awards show is no longer relevant, even as he is nominated for 3 trophies -- all for his collaboration with Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee on the hit remix of their #1 hit song "Despacito".

In 2017, Justin reportedly skipped the Grammy Awards because he, "doesn't think the Grammys are relevant or representative, especially when it comes to young singers."

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Beyonce and Colin Kaepernick

Tomi Lahren is no friend of Beyonce Knowles or Colin Kaepernick. Lahren slammed the 38-year-old singer and the unemployed NFL quarterback-turned-activist for hating on the police when she presented him with the SI Muhammad Ali Legacy Award during the Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year Awards in Brooklyn, NY on Tuesday.

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Beyonce, Colin Kaepernick

Colin Kaepernick was presented with the SI Muhammad Ali Legacy Award during Sports Illustrated's 2017 Sportsperson of the Year Awards at the Barclays Center on Tuesday, Dec. 5.

Beyonce Knowles, 38, surprised everyone when she sauntered onstage wearing a barely-there sequined black mini dress which showed off her thick shimmering thighs.

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Jay-Z, Bruno Mars, Kendrick Lamar

JAY-Z, left, looks set to dominate the 2018 Grammy Awards after receiving eight nominations on Tuesday.

The aging rapper scored top nominations for Album of the Year for 4:44 and Song of the Year for the single of the same name as well as Record of the Year and Best Music Video for "The Story of OJ".

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Jason Momoa & Lisa Bonet Momoa, Ludacris & Eudoxie Bridges

Power couples Chris "Ludacris" Bridges and Eudoxie Bridges and newlyweds Jason Momoa and Lisa Bonet Momoa were among the well-heeled stars at the Los Angeles premiere of Justice League at The Dolby Theater in Hollywood, California on Monday.

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