– The MMVA RED CARPET SPECIAL premieres at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on Much –
– Liz Trinnear and Tyrone Edwards co-host the MMVAs for the first-time alongside Ed Sheeran; Devon Soltendieck, Chloe Wilde, and Much Digital Studios creator Jus Reign host the red carpet special –
TORONTO, May 28, 2015 /CNW/ - Much "really, really, really" likes the next round of performers for the 2015 MUCH MUSIC VIDEO AWARDS, as GRAMMY®-nominated singer-songwriter Carly Rae Jepsen, multi-platinum rock band Fall Out Boy, international chanteuse Mia Martina featuring Waka Flocka, singer-songwriter Scott Helman, and vocal powerhouse Tori Kelly are confirmed to rock the stage. The stellar line-up joins previously announced performers, co-host Ed Sheeran, Jason Derulo, Nick Jonas, Shawn Mendes, and The Weeknd. The 2015 MMVAs kicks off live coast-to-coast-to-coast, Sunday, June 21 at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT on Much and Much.com (check local listings to confirm broadcast times).
It was also confirmed today that ETALK reporter and Much VJ Liz Trinnear,along with Much and E! host Tyrone Edwards,are set to co-host the 2015 MMVAs, for the first-time ever, alongside previously announced internationally acclaimed singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran. Starting the night in style is the notorious MMVA RED CARPET SPECIAL, Sunday, June 21 at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on Much and Much.com, hosted by E!'s Chloe Wilde and ETALK's Devon Soltendieck who welcome the always unique, and down-right outrageous, red carpet arrivals. Joining Chloe and Devon on the red carpet is comedian and Much Digital Studios creator Jus Reign who delivers irreverent comedy from his location embedded among hundreds of screaming fans.
** MEDIA NOTE ** Download photos and bios for the 2015 MMVAs at BellMedia.ca/PR
In advance of the live awards, fans can get an in-depth look at all the MMVA action in the 30-minute original special 2015 MMVA FIRST LOOK, premiering Friday, June 12 at 6 p.m. ET on Much. Hosted by MMVA co-hosts Trinnear and Edwards, 2015 MMVA FIRST LOOK provides an exclusive sneak peek at the incredible MMVA stages, show-stopping performers, and A-list presenters set to rock this year's awards at Much HQ.
The sought-after wristbands for the 2015 MMVAs are set to be handed out Wednesday, June 10 at 12 p.m. ET from Much HQ in Toronto. For all the latest info, fans can check out Much.com, Twitter, and Facebook. Fans across the country can tune into their local radio stations for a chance to win wristbands.
Media accreditation for the 2015 MMVAs closes tonight at midnight. Requests can be submitted online here. Full details to follow upon confirmation of accreditation.
Official sponsors of the 2015 MMVAs include: Bud Lime Ritas, Coca-Cola®, Procter & Gamble®, SUBWAY® Restaurants, and Virgin Mobile Canada™.
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About the MUCH MUSIC VIDEO AWARDS:
Much gives fans the experience of a lifetime by putting them as close as humanly possible to their favourite artists and celebrities at the 2015 MUCH MUSIC VIDEO AWARDS. The show airs live on Sunday, June 21 on Much. Past MMVA performers and presenters include: Adam Lambert, Avril Lavigne, The Black Eyed Peas, The Black Keys, Britney Spears, Bruno Mars, Carly Rae Jepsen, Colin Farrell, Down With Webster, Drake, Ed Sheeran, Hedley, Jonas Brothers, Justin Bieber, Kanye West, Katy Perry, Kesha, Kellan Lutz, Kelly Clarkson, Lady Gaga, LMFAO, Miley Cyrus, Paris Hilton, Pauly D, Rihanna, Selena Gomez, Snooki, Snoop Dogg, Taylor Lautner, and many more. At the MMVAs, the audience is the priority; Much gives them the best seats in the house, whether a foot from the stage or a foot from a television, computer, or mobile phone. Fans should hit up Much regularly at Much.com or Twitter @Much for the most up-to-date info about the event of the year.
For further information: Camila Ossa, Music and Entertainment, Bell Media, 416.384.2594 or [email protected]; Jessica Charbonneau, Music and Entertainment, Bell Media, 416.384.3016 or [email protected]; Amanda Rinaldo, Music and Entertainment, Bell Media, 416.384.5325 or [email protected]