The MTV Video Music Awards will go live worldwide on Tuesday, September 12: The VMAs will return to the prudential center in New Jersey with many surprises and epic performances
MTV announced that the2023 edition of the VMAs will return live from the famous Prudential Center in New Jersey live worldwide Tuesday 12 September. Also this year the show, which will come broadcast simultaneously in 150 countrieswill see the participation of thousands of fans from all over the world, will reward the most loved music videos of the past year and will surprise us with unforgettable performances, epic tributes and breathtaking performances that will see the biggest stars of international music as protagonists.
“We are thrilled to return to the Prudential Center of Newark for this year’s VMAs. Celebrating one of the greatest nights of music in the world with the Garden State’s incredible fans has been our goal since last year’s highly successful event “, ha dichiarato Bruce Gillmer, Presidente di Music, Music Talent, Programming & Events, Paramount e Chief Content Officer, Music, Paramount+.
“We are incredibly proud that Prudential Center is home to the 40th MTV Video Music Awardssaid Jake Reynolds, president of the Prudential Center.All eyes of the entertainment industry will be on Newark, New Jersey as the world’s most beloved artists gather to perform in a world-class showcase within our facility. This event gives us the opportunity to once again celebrate music in all its expressions. We are happy to continue our longstanding partnership with MTV and look forward to an amazing night“.
“The Prudential Center is thrilled to welcome the VMAs back to New Jersey for the second year in a row and for the third time in the last five yearssaid Sean Saadeh, EVP of Entertainment at the Prudential Center.The Prudential Center continues to rank among the top five venues in the world to host such events, and we couldn’t be more grateful for the close working relationship we have built with the entire VMAs team. Last year’s show saw some of music’s biggest legends take the stage, and we can’t wait to see what’s in store for this year!“.
“The return of the VMAs to the Prudential Center proves that New Jersey continues to be a leading destination for hosting events of this scaleNew Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said.As home to some of the most renowned names in the music industry internationally, New Jersey is proud to once again partner with Paramount and bring a series of exciting performances to audiences around the world. By hosting this highly anticipated event, our state and local economies will also benefit the thousands of visitors who will stay in our community“.
“The assignment to Newark of the title of host city for the 2023 VMAs not only underlines the renewed choice to host MTV again this year as well as in 2022 and in the now distant 2019, but also reaffirms the historic atmosphere of our city as the cradle of American musical genius. From America’s first known composer in 1759 through the explosion of jazz in the 1920s to the full spectrum of genres today, from hip hop to opera, Newark has long been America’s platform for harmonic expressionNewark Mayor Ras J. Baraka said.The importance of the Video Music Awards which are now located in the same city that registered the motion picture industry’s first nitrocellulose patent is no accident, as Newark continues to find itself at the crossroads of film and music.”.
I VMAs will be broadcast globally on MTV’s linear and digital platforms in over 150 countries, reaching over 319 million households.