The MTV Video Music Awards are coming back to New Jersey!
MTV has announced that the VMAs will make their official return to the Prudential Center in New Jersey, airing live Sunday, August 28.
According to an official press release, this year’s show will “surprise and delight with show-stopping spectacles, epic performances and a fan-filled audience to celebrate the biggest stars in music.”
“We are thrilled to be back in New Jersey for this year’s VMAs live from Prudential Center,” said Bruce Gillmer, President of Music, Music Talent, Programming & Events, Paramount and Chief Content Officer, Music, Paramount+. “Our 2019 show in Newark was undoubtedly one of our biggest and most successful shows yet and we’re excited to bring back the incredible fan energy for one of music’s most anticipated and iconic nights.”
“We are extremely proud MTV has chosen Prudential Center to once again host its marquee showcase, the 39th Annual Video Music Awards,” said Jake Reynolds, President of the Prudential Center. “Prudential Center has enjoyed our long-standing partnership with MTV which highlights our world-class venue as a must-play destination for acts of all genres. We could not be more excited to host one of the entertainment industry’s most celebrated award shows and recognize the industry’s brightest stars, while adding to the rich history of music in New Jersey.”
The MTV VMAs will air around the globe in more than 170 countries and territories, reaching over 420 million households.
More details will be announced closer to the show.