– Ashley Benson, Jus Reign, Marianas Trench, Robbie Amell, Scott Helman, Shemar Moore, and Tyler Posey confirmed as presenters –
– Singer-songwriter Coleman Hell and Edmonton singer-songwriter Ruth B confirmed to perform on THE 2016 IHEARTRADIO MMVA RED CARPET; Kardinal Offishall confirmed to DJ, 8 p.m. ET on Much, CTV Two, and Much.com –
– Singer-songwriter Jillea gets up close with fans as special correspondent on THE 2016 IHEARTRADIO MMVA RED CARPET SPECIAL –
– Highly-coveted wristbands for THE 2016 IHEARTRADIO MMVAs snapped up in less than one minute –
TORONTO, June 14, 2016 /CNW/ - Damn, Much! Back at it again with the red-hot lineup! After all wristbands for Canada's favourite street party were scooped up in less than one minute last week, Much announced today that PRETTY LITTLE LIARS star Ashley Benson, comedian, Much Digital Studios Creator, and co-host of THE 2016 IHEARTRADIO MMVA RED CARPET Jus Reign, MMVA-winning pop rockers Marianas Trench, Toronto actor Robbie Amell, MMVA-nominee for Fan Fave Vine Musician Ruth B, singer-songwriter Scott Helman, swoon-worthy actor Shemar Moore, and MTV's TEEN WOLF star Tyler Posey are confirmed to present at THE 2016IHEARTRADIO MUCH MUSIC VIDEO AWARDS.
Much also confirmed today that singer-songwriter and multiple IHEARTRADIO MMVA-nominee Coleman Hell and Edmonton native Ruth B are set to kick off the party with performances on THE 2016 IHEARTRADIO MMVA RED CARPET airing at 8 p.m. ET on Much, CTV Two, and Much.com (check local listings). Additionally, five-time JUNO Award winner and ambassador for Canada 150, Kardinal Offishall is confirmed as the red carpet DJ. Joining hosts Chloe Wilde and Jus Reign as red carpet correspondent is singer-songwriter Jillea, who gets up close and personal with fans throughout THE 2016 IHEARTRADIO MMVA RED CARPET SPECIAL.
This latest round of talent join previously announced performers singer-songwriter Alessia Cara, hip-hop artist Desiigner, pop supergroup Fifth Harmony, pop singer and actress Hailee Steinfeldwith B.C. hit-maker Shawn Hook, Canadian rockers Hedley, singer-songwriter James Bay, and JUNO Award-winning indie rock band July Talk, hip hop duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, multi-platinum recording artist Nick Jonas, MMVA winner and JUNO-nominated singer-songwriter Shawn Mendes, Canadian indie pop duo Tegan and Sara. Presenters include pop singer Alx Veliz, author and actress Amber Rose, model Hailey Baldwin, comedic entertainer and YouTube sensation Lilly Singh, PRETTY LITTLE LIARS star Lucy Hale, singer and actress Sofia Carson, and Canadian hip hop artist SonReal.
Hosted by international supermodel Gigi Hadid, ETALK reporter and Much host Liz Trinnear, and Much and E! host Tyrone Edwards, the iconic awards show airs live in stunning 4K Sunday, June 19 at 9 p.m. ET on Much, CTV, Much.com, and VRAK. Just before the main event, E!'s Chloe Wilde and comedian and Much Digital Studios creator Jus Reign welcome the biggest celebrities to the #MMVAs carpet as hosts of THE IHEARTRADIO MMVA RED CARPET at 8 p.m. ET on Much and Much.com. Join the conversation online at #MMVAs.
Fans are invited to count down to THE 2016 IHEARTRADIO MMVAs on Much.com, Instagram, and Twitter to get the latest announcements on performers, presenters, celebrity guests, and the chance to win big prizes.
Official partners of THE 2016 IHEARTRADIO MMVAs include: Coca-Cola® Canada, Nestlé USA, Inc., Procter & Gamble®, and Virgin Mobile Canada™.
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About THE IHEARTRADIO 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 2016 IHEARTRADIO MMVAs. The show airs live on Sunday, June 19 on Much, CTV, Much.com, and Bell Media's French youth network, VRAK. Past MMVA performers and presenters include: Adam Lambert, Ariana Grande, Avril Lavigne, The Black Eyed Peas, The Black Keys, Britney Spears, Bruno Mars, Carly Rae Jepsen, Colin Farrell, Drake, Ed Sheeran, Gigi Hadid, Hedley, Jonas Brothers, Justin Bieber, Kanye West, Katy Perry, Ke$ha, Kelly Clarkson, Lady Gaga, LMFAO, Miley Cyrus, Rihanna, Selena Gomez, Snoop Dogg, Taylor Swift, The Weeknd, and many more. At THE IHEARTRADIO 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: Laura Berkenblit, Music and Entertainment, Bell Media, 416.384.3173 or [email protected]; Amanda Rinaldo, Music and Entertainment, Bell Media, 416.384.5325 or [email protected]