Though the scenery was plenty nice, the music stole the show at Hangout 2013.
Backstreet Boys judge 1D's cover of 'I Want It That Way' with MTV News.
Lovato tells MTV News she'll be busy with 'X Factor,' a few concert dates and getting her tonsils out — 'without painkillers.'
R&B icon played a two-plus hour set of hits and covers to help ring out the three-day beach party on Sunday night (May 19).
'I'm the luckiest guy in the world,' Weezy tells the crowd while performing 'High School' with his Young Money artist.
Taylor Swift is the night's big winner, taking home an impressive eight trophies.
The exes (?) both perform, while Bieber proclaims during an acceptance speech, 'I should be taken seriously.'
Before presenting Justin Bieber with an award, Cyrus announces 'We Can't Stop' arrives June 3.
EDM superstar brings the breakdown to the massive beach crowd.
Karen O saves one tender moment for Wonder while thrashing out a hardcore vibe in Gulf Shores.
British singer invaded Gulf Shores, Alabama, for an electrified performance.
'Radioactive' band serve up anthems aplenty on last day of three-day beach blowout.
From a romp through Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' set to a shrimp-eating contest with 2012's Miss Alabama, model/TV host racks up adventures.
'Not braggin', lips bigger than Jagger, not saggin', ' Chuck D tells MTV News' Sway Calloway.
West's girlfriend Instagrams picture of album cover and confirms June 18 release date in tweet.
Cloudy skies were an afterthought Saturday as the EDM fest saw Thomas Gold, AN21 and Max Vangeli and more rocking New York's Citi Field.
'That's that creative Kanye genius stuff out the box. ...I can't wait to hear it,' Lamar says of the way West is revealing his new work.
MTV is on the ground at Hangout 2013, and here's a look back at everything that went down on Saturday.
'I felt like a rapper like 'Yo man you've got to be on my track,' ' Demi told MTV about 'Really Don't Care' collaborator.
MTV News takes a look at who will perform and who might win at the show, airing Sunday on ABC.
'Ye performs unreleased track 'Black Skinhead' and 'New Slaves,' whose music video he debuted Friday night in 66 locations.
Freestyle DJ one of many EDM artists at the fest, including Afrojack, Wolfgang Gartner and more to come Sunday.
'We got a lot of good singers out there,' Petty tells crowd after a sing-along performance of 'Last Dance With Mary Jane.'
Compton MC caught a private plane to make it for his hour-long shout-along with a superfan Alabama crowd.
These video snippets of Afrojack, Macklemore and more give you a taste of all the on-demand coverage MTV and VH1 have to offer.
'Jersey Shore' star talks to Ra Ra Riot and photobombs just about everyone in Gulf Shores, Alabama.
Yeezy's new revolutionary song sounds like 2013, but it reads like 2004.
Francis barely made it to Hangout, but once he got here, he delivered the goods.
New York's annual EDM fest gets off to an electrifying start as 40,000 fans pack Citi Field.
The music and action was fast and furious on Friday (May 18) in Gulf Shores, so go to our hub to see the action.