MTV Video Music Awards

VIDEO Kim Kardashian and Kanye West commercial for 2012 MTV VMAs (oh, and Kevin Hart)

The 2012 MTV Video Music Awards are set to air Thursday, September 6 at 8/7c, and MTV has recruited the most famous new couple on the planet to help promote it. Check out this funny commercial starring love buddies Kim Kardashian and Kanye West along with this year’s VMA host, Kevin Hart! (It’s pretty funny.)

MTV surprises, selects Chelsea Handler to host VMAs

One of the few women to have a foothold on Late Night talk TV is now going to be one of the few ladies to host MTV’s Video Music Awards. Chelsea Handler, the host of “Chelsea Lately” on E has officially been announced as the host for the upcoming awards extravaganza to air September 12th. Read why MTV felt that this surprising choice was a good one and read how Handler is getting a handle on the whole idea.

Bonus: Try to guess the last woman to host the awards way back in 1994!