Get Ready To Party At ‘MTV World Stage Malaysia 2015’ This September!
Get ready to kick up your heels as MTV World Stage Malaysia 2015 will be back and better than ever!
MTV has made an official announcement that MTV World Stage Malaysia will be making its highly-anticipated comeback for the seventh-year running. The spectacular outdoor music party, which will be recorded live for global telecast, is scheduled to hit Surf Beach, Sunway Lagoon on Saturday, September 12. The event will bring music lovers to a number of live, energetic and passionate stages from stellar line-up of performers, with five acts to be announced in the coming weeks, including two international acts, two regional acts and one #MostWantedMalaysia act.
MTV also stated that it will mount a new Asia multi-platform campaign called MTV Breaks ignited by Xpax to offer life-changing opportunities to three talented, young creatives across Asia, who will be able to get a mentor-ship stint as a photographer, multimedia content creator or motion graphics designer at this year’s event. The selected candidates will receive mentoring from experts in the industry and the MTV team, and have their work featured on various MTV platforms.
For further details about application, visit worldstage.mtvasia.com from July 16. The deadline date for entries is on August 13.
Paras Sharma, Vice President of MTV & Digital Media, Viacom International Media Networks Asia, shared:
Each year, the MTV World Stage Malaysia is a spectacular, multi-platform music experience for our audiences in Malaysia and around Asia. Our focus this year is to build upon fan engagement, local talent support through new initiatives and to bring the most unique spectacle with a line-up of international, regional and local acts – presented through a powerful, talent-driven production only MTV can deliver.
We’re thrilled the eyes of the entertainment world will be on Kuala Lumpur, with Sunway Lagoon as the perfect backdrop for the MTV World Stage Malaysia in its seventh year. Get ready Kuala Lumpur, for a bigger experience this year.
MTV World Stage is a global series that bring multi-genre talents with global relevance, telecast to an audience in over 750 million households. Recorded live at the most exclusive gigs, world renowned music festivals and unique concert locations from around the world, the series is the ‘front row seat’ for music lovers to experience the biggest artists on the globe without leaving the comfort of their sofas. The Malaysia show is also MTV’s first originally-produced MTV World Stage event globally, which started in 2009.
Over the last six years, MTV World Stage Malaysia has brought numerous international award-winning acts, namely B.o.B, Far East Movement, Justin Bieber, Kasabian, Katy Perry, Pixie Lott, Robin Thicke, Tokio Hotel, The All-American Rejects, and Thirty Seconds to Mars. The concert has also welcomed famous K-pop artists, including B2ST, Boys Republic, EXO, Jay Park, and Wonder Girls, while featuring Malaysian acts such as Estranged, Joe Flizzow, Mizz Nina, Pop Shuvit, and Yuna.
Which Kpop idol are you looking forward to see on MTV World Stage this year?
Stay tuned to find out!
Source: Direct Correspondence
Editing by Adrian Cheng