MtvU

  1. Amy Doyle

    November 28, 2012 6:51 PM EST Executive VP of Music and Talent, MTV Across All Screens The mtvU Woodie Awards relaunched in March as a live event during South by Southwest with a live stream of performances from Steve Aoki, Kimbra, Chiddy Bang and others. "That's a g ...

  2. Exclusive: Britney Spears' 'I Wanna Go' Video Premiering June 22 on MTV

    June 16, 2011 7:29 PM EDT Britney Spears' official "I Wanna Go" video will make its MTV premiere at 6 a.m. ET on June 22, sliding in just in time to qualify for this year's MTV Video Music Awards. The eligibility period for the MTV Video Awards closes J ...

  3. Stephen K. Friedman Promoted to President of MTV

    April 06, 2011 12:10 PM EDT Stephen K. Friedman has been promoted to president of MTV, Van Toffler, the president of MTV Networks Music & Logo group, announced Wednesday. Friedman has been general manager since fall of 2008. He'll oversee MTV, MTV2, mtvU, MTV.com, M ...

  4. MTV Unveils New Music Discovery Product

    December 14, 2010 12:00 AM EST As first reported in Billboard last month, MTV unveiled the beta launch of its music discover product, the MTV Music Meter. The Music Meter is a way to track which bands are showing the most activity on various types of social media, focused on up ...

  5. MTV Announces Dates For 2011 VMAs

    November 23, 2010 12:00 AM EST MTV has announced dates for its 2011 award shows. The music network says the 28th annual MTV Video Music Awards will air live on Sunday, Aug. 28 at 9 p.m. EDT. The MTV Movie Awards, its in 20th year, is set to air live on Sunday, June 5 at 9 p.m. ...

  6. Digital Briefs: Facebook, Spotify, Outside Lands Fest

    August 26, 2009 12:00 AM EDT -- A status update by Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg reading simply " Spotify is so good" has sparked a rash of speculation that the social networking site may be in partnership talks with the ad-supported streaming music service. Face ...

  7. MTV Snags Global Jay-Z Premiere

    August 17, 2009 12:00 AM EDT MTV has got the exclusive for the global premiere of the new Jay-Z video "Run This Town," featuring Rihanna and Kanye West. The video will debut on Aug. 20 at 8pm EST across all MTV properties including MTV, MTV2, MTVu, MTV Tr3s, MTV Hit ...

  8. Wyclef, The Bravery, Flo Rida Sign On For MTVU Fest

    March 17, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Wyclef Jean, the Bravery, Flo Rida, Cobra Starship, Simple Plan, Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, Lloyd, the Spill Canvas and All Time Low, among others, will perform as part of MTVU's 2008 Campus Invasion Music Festival. This year's Campus Invas ...

  9. MTV, MySpace Host Presidential Candidates

    September 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT MTV and MySpace will collaborate for the first part of a series of real-time, one-on-one dialogues between this year's presidential candidates and myspace members, on September 27. Democratic candidate John Edwards will sit down with MTV News ...

  10. The Shins, Fabolous On Board For mtvU Campus Invasion Festival

    March 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Shins, Dashboard Confessional and Fabolous are among the artists on board for mtvU's 2007 Campus Invasion Music Festival, set to be hosted in Austin, Texas, Atlanta and Philadelphia. The network has paired with the Save Darfur Coalition w ...

  11. MTV, Verizon Unveil 'MTV Live'

    January 23, 2007 12:00 AM EST MTV and Verizon are pushing a new monthly event series titled "MTV Live." The show will be recorded in front of a live audience at the Hard Rock Cafe in New York and will be delivered across multiple platforms including MTV, mtvU, MTV.co ...

  12. MTV, Allen Prep Tour

    January 20, 2007 12:00 AM EST British singer Lily Allen will be kicking-off MTV's first ever "Discover and Download" tour. The seven-city club trek begins Feb. 5 in L.A. Allen -- the network's artist of the month for January -- will be featured on multiple ...

  13. MTV Launches 'Bananas'

    December 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST MTV today (Dec. 20) launched "Bananas," the company's first MTV-branded mobile content subscription service. The offering is a cross-carrier, direct-to-consumer service that features exclusive content from MTV, MTV2 and mtvU. It inc ...

  14. Black Upped At MTV

    July 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Network vet promoted to senior VP. Marnie Black, former VP of communications for MTV Music is being promoted to senior VP of communications for the network. She will report MTV's president, Christina Norman, and continue to be based in New Yo ...

  15. mtvU Ramps Up Artist-Driven Programming

    February 01, 2006 12:00 AM EST Arctic Monkeys part of 'Freshman Five.' Arctic Monkeys, the Federation, Gym Class Heroes, Lady Sovereign and MF Doom have been selected as the inaugural "mtvU Freshman Five," an initiative created by the college-focused network ...

  16. Warner and MTV In Mobile Music Deal

    September 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT WMG to license content globally for MTV's platforms. MTV Networks and Warner Music Group Corp. today (Sept. 26) announced what they describe as "an unprecedented global licensing agreement" covering the use of WMG's music video ...

  17. Warner and MTV In Mobile Music Deal

    September 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT WMG to license content globally for MTV's platforms. MTV Networks and Warner Music Group Corp. today (Sept. 26) unveiled what they describe as "an unprecedented global licensing agreement" covering the use of WMG's music videos ...

  18. Arcade Fire Leads mtvU's Woodie Nominees

    September 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The Arcade Fire tops the list of nominees for the second annual mtvU Woodie Awards, which honor artists favored by college audiences. The event will be held Nov. 2 at New York's Roseland Ballroom. The Arcade Fire tops the list of nominees for ...

  19. Top Acts Added To 'ReAct Now' Hurricane Special

    September 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT A host of top acts have joined the bill for Saturday's (Sept. 10) "ReAct Now: Music & Relief" special, which, as previously reported, will air live on MTV, VH1 and CMT and raise funds for victims A host of top acts have join ...

  20. MTV Games To Launch

    June 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Division to partner with Midway for upcoming soundtracks. MTV's newest division, MTV Games, will develop, produce and promote original interactive games aimed at MTV's audience. Coinciding with this launch is a business partnership betwe ...

  21. MTV Lends Support To Live 8 Concerts

    June 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Network to air live customized broadcasts July 2. MTV Networks' services will telecast live customized programming from the July 2 international Live 8 concerts, the broadcaster said today (June 23). The performances, featuring artists U2, Co ...

  22. MTVU Names Best Campus Band

    May 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Wisconsin quintet Envy wins Universal deal. MTVU, MTV's 24-hour college network, wrapped up its second annual "Best Music On Campus Contest" by announcing Envy, the Milwaukee area quintet, as the winner on May 5. The band was select ...

  23. CMT Joins Forces With Wal-Mart

    March 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST Country Music Television has partnered with Wal-Mart Stores to jointly promote country music. Country Music Television has partnered with Wal-Mart Stores to jointly promote country music. The multifaceted partnership includes in-store promotion wi ...

  24. Tuned In: The Tube

    September 29, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Coheed & Cambria lead the nominees for the mtvU Woodie Awards, which honor acts that impact college music. Read Carla Hay's column. Coheed & Cambria lead the nominees for the mtvU Woodie Awards, which honor acts that impact colleg ...

  25. MTVU Announces Woodie Nominees

    September 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT With three nods, Coheed & Cambria lead the nominees for the first mtvU Woodie Awards, which will recognize artists who have made an impact on the college-music scene. College TV network mtvU will With three nods, Coheed & Cambria lead ...

  26. MTVu Taps Programming VP

    August 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT MTV Network's college channel, mtvU, has named Ross Martin as VP of programming. MTV Network's college channel, mtvU, has named Ross Martin as VP of programming. Martin joins mtvU, a 24-hour network that broadcasts to more than 700 U.S. ...

  27. Distillers, Ben Folds To Hit U.S. Campuses

    March 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST College network mtvU to sponsor Distillers tour. College network mtvU to sponsor Distillers tour. News ...

  28. Distillers, Ben Folds To Hit U.S. Campuses

    March 16, 2004 12:00 AM EST College campuses will be getting a taste of the Distillers and Ben Folds this spring. College campuses will be getting a taste of the Distillers and Ben Folds this spring. MTV's 24-hour college network, mtvU, has inked its first title sponsor ...

  29. MTV Rebranding College TV Network

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST CTN to be relaunched as mtvU. CTN to be relaunched as mtvU. News ...

  30. MTV Rebranding College TV Network

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST MTV Networks (MTVN) is relaunching College Television Network (CTN) under the new name mtvU. The redesign had been expected. MTV Networks (MTVN) is relaunching College Television Network (CTN) under the new name mtvU. The redesign had been expecte ...