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2014 MTV Video Music Awards look to revive the old, break the new
2014 MTV Video Music Awards look to revive the old, break the new

A few years ago Adam Levine had some tough words for MTV ahead of its annual Video Music Awards spectacle. “The VMA's. One day a year when MTV pretends to still care about music. I'm drawing a line in the sand,” the Maroon 5 frontman wrote ahead of 2011's telecast, adding an expletive-punctuated kiss-off. The harsh tweet, which Levine said he “deeply regrets,” echoed a criticism of the network many have shared for years. But on Sunday, Maroon 5 will take to the VMA stage for the first time. So what changed for Levine? “I was frustrated,” he said before rehearsals earlier this week. “But the reason for my frustration was very...

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