The MTV UK team in London have officially put their flag in the sand and unveiled the top 10 music acts they predict will be destined for great things in 2014! The ten UK acts, spanning multiple genres from rock to pop, even electro-synthesized soul (!) will now battle it out in a public vote to be crowned the winner of Brand New for 2014 – MTV UK’s premium music platform for the promotion of new music. Read More
Viacom networks BET, CMT, Logo, MTV, TeenNick, TV Land and VH1 are going purple once again this Thursday, October 17 for #SpiritDay in a stand against bullying and to show their support for LGBT youth. Read More
Redfoo, one-half of the dance music duo LMFAO, is heading to Amsterdam to emcee this year’s MTV EMA on Nov. 10. This year’s iteration of the show will once again be executive produced by Bruce Gillmer, Executive Vice President of Talent and Music Programming/Events, for Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN).
But first, he’s got to get through airport security. In the promo above, we learn that Redfoo has literally packed Miley Cyrus in his suitcase. Check it out for yourself.
Amid a whirlwind promotional tour of New York, Cassadee Pope, season three winner of “The Voice,” and star of CMT’s docu-series, CASSADEE POPE: FRAME BY FRAME, took time out of her hectic schedule to treat ad agency Zenith employees to a special performance at the company’s 299 W. Houston St. headquarters. Read More
Three-time Grammy nominated artist Hunter Hayes sure knows how to make his fans feel “wanted.”
Hayes gave CMT employees and select industry members an exclusive sneak peek of CMT on Tour: Hunter Hayes’ “Let’s Be Crazy” during his final tour rehearsal in Nashville, Tenn., on Oct. 7. And he did not disappoint in doing so. Read More
October can only mean one thing if you’re working in the content business – a congregation of the industry’s finest as they swarm (in their thousands!) into Le Palais des Fesivals on the beautiful coastline of Cannes, South of France, for a week of pitches, proposals, presentations and panel sessions (with plenty of wining and dining for good measure!) – otherwise known as MIPCOM 2013. Read More
Music fans will be telling CMT “thanks for the memories” when they see what the network has up its sleeve for the next installment of CMT CROSSROADS.
Talk about a power couple.
Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert may not be newcomers to late-night, but they show no sign of slowing or stopping. At least that’s Vanity Fair’s position in its 2013 power rankings, “The New Establishment,” which highlights 25 members of the “power elite who demonstrate why they’re not going anywhere soon.” In the company of Jay Z and Beyonce, and Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Stewart and Colbert clocked in at #11. “South Park” creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone also landed at #22 on the list. Read More
CMT and Republic Nashville hosted an exclusive viewing party to celebrate the upcoming launch of singer Cassadee Pope’s new CMT docu-series, Cassadee Pope: Frame By Frame last Wednesday, Sept. 27. Select industry, media and lucky Cassadee Pope fans gathered at Ruby in Nashville to preview the premiere of the six-episode series that follows Pope on her journey to becoming a country artist after winning season three of “The Voice.”