Name: M.I.A.
Birth Name: 
Mathangi Arulpragasam
Birth Date: 
July 18, 1975
Birth Place: 
Hounslow, London
Singer, Songwriter
Relationship Status: 
Celebrity Ranking # 1746

M.I.A & Janelle Monae Get Tech-Savvy with Hologram Concerts

Posted Friday April 4, 2014 2:15 PM GMT

It’s always fascinating to see what our favorite musicians do with technology and M.I.A. and Janelle Monaé both appeared at each other’s concerts last night (April 3) via holograms.

Both hitmakers were on opposite coasts for their own respective gigs, and their audiences were blown away by the futuristic duets.


Eminem Wins Big at the 2013 YouTube Awards

Posted Monday November 4, 2013 10:55 AM GMT

Coming together for the first annual YouTube Awards, stars including Vanessa Hudgens and Lady Gaga walked the red carpet at NYC’s Pier 36 last night (November 3).


M.I.A. Says NFL Lawsuit is “Massive Waste of Time”

Posted Tuesday September 24, 2013 10:40 AM GMT

Back in 2012 she flashed her middle finger during Madonna's Super Bowl Halftime Show and a year and a half later, M.I.A. is still trying to resolve the legal drama caused by the National Football League.

The outspoken rapper has been targeted by a $1.5 million lawsuit, a move she claims is nothing more than big-league bullying.


2012 MTV Video Music Awards: The Show, The Winners

Posted Friday September 7, 2012 12:00 AM GMT

With another year's show come and gone, the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards offered up plenty of action while honoring the best in the music business.


Rihanna & Drake Score Most 2012 MTV Video Music Awards Nominations

Posted Tuesday July 31, 2012 8:31 AM GMT

With the fall season just around the corner, it’s almost time for the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards, and earlier today (July 31) the nominations were announced.

Coming in on top with five nods each were Rihanna and Drake, while “Part of Me” songstress Katy Perry was close behind with a total of four chances at moonman glory.


Jessica Alba & Christina Hendricks Among Beauties at PFW Versace Show

Posted Sunday July 1, 2012 4:36 PM GMT

The City of Lights is crawling with the beautiful Tinseltown fashionistas during its fashion week and the Versace Haute-Couture show was no exception - as it brought out some of Hollywood’s most stunning ladies on Sunday (July 1)


NBC Apologizes for M.I.A.'s Super Bowl Middle Finger Moment

Posted Monday February 6, 2012 10:06 AM GMT

She's no stranger to controversy, and M.I.A. was back to her trouble-making ways during Sunday night's (February 5) Super Bowl XLVI in Indianapolis.


Super Bowl XLVI: A Complete Look at the Big Game

Posted Sunday February 5, 2012 10:59 PM GMT

Making for another memorable night thanks to the National Football League's championship game, Super Bowl XLVI has come to an end with the New York Giants topping the New England Patriots by a score of 21-17 in Indianapolis on Sunday night (February 5).