Headlines: Scotty McCreery Stays Moral, The VMA’s Air Tonight!

Tonight, we’re live blogging the MTV Music Video Awards at 9:30 PM ET. The X Factor UK continues at 8 pm GMT, 3 pm ET. And the intrigue continues on Big Brother at 8/7c PM on CBS.

Scotty McCreery changes sound, keeps morals – American Idol season 10 winner, Scotty McCreery, talks to The Tennessean about maturing as a musical artist, without losing his “morals.” – “With my music, I always try to straddle the line of the traditional/new school stuff,” he said. “Everything I’ve tried with my music, who I am is still there. It might be a little more grown-up sounding, which is where I’m at in life in general. But I’m still keeping my morals and all my things that are important to me in my music. It’s not like I’ve gone off the deep end, and I’m singing about getting drunk until 2 a.m. That’s not me, either.” – The Tennessean

Nicole Scherzinger Joins Neil Patrick Harris on the NBC show Best Time Ever

Nicole keeps finding work. Bless her.

Amy Purdy Weds Longtime Boyfriend Daniel Gale in ‘Outdoorsy’ Idaho Wedding – After 14 years together, Amy Purdy and Daniel Gale are married. “We felt it was just finally time to come together and make a commitment to each other,” Purdy, 35 – who announced her engagement to Gale, 39, in May – tells PEOPLE exclusively. The former Amazing Race contestants exchanged Neil Lane rings Saturday afternoon in front of approximately 160 guests at The Barn at Hidden Springs in Boise, Idaho. – Read more at People

‘Voice’ singer Meghan Linsey brightens Valley Children’s Hospital – The Voice 8 runner-up, Meghan Linsey, visited the kids at Valley Hospital near Fresno. Last night, Meghan appeared with former Fresno State and NFL quarterback David Carr as featured guests of the hospital’s 19th annual Harvest Ball fundraiser at Save Mart Center. – See more photos at the Fresno Bee


MTV’s high school dramedy ‘Faking It,’ about two pals who pose as lesbians, returns with more episodes – American Idol season 9 alum, Katie Stevens MTV show, Faking It, is returning for a third season on Monday August 31 at 9:30 pm. Here’s what Katie had to say about social media: ” “I had some social media followers from ‘American Idol. It wasn’t a huge number. I’d post pictures of my family, my boyfriend. But then when the show started, I suddenly got all these people who want to know your every move — and some of the younger fans can’t distinguish reality from the show. At first I didn’t know how to navigate it. Now I do shed more light on my life, but I try to keep that to a minimum. I talk about the show and others things in my career and keep the rest private.” – Read more at NY Daily News

Harry Connick Jr., Trombone Shorty and Mayor Mitch Landrieu Perform at Katrina 10 Tribute Event – On Friday, the eve of the 10 year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, Harry Connick Jr. and Branford Marsalis hosted “New Orleans Honors,” an invite-only event recognizing those who aided in New Orleans recovery events after the devastating storm. The concert took place at the historic Saenger Theatre in New Orleans. Read more about it at The Hollywood Reporter

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