Vanilla Ice, Shontelle to Perform at Streamy Awards
Rapper Vanilla Ice and R&B-pop singer Shontelle are set to perform at the upcoming Streamy Awards on Feb. 17, the show's producers announced today.
The "Ice Ice Baby" star will perform alongside nominees for Best Online Musician, including Chester See, DeStorm, Epic Rap Battles and Mike Tompkins. Shontelle, who scored a top 20 hit in 2010 with "Impossible," is slated to perform alongside YouTube stars Kurt Hugo Schneider, Sam Tsui, and Savannah Outen.
The 3rd annual event, which honors the best in original online video programming, will be streamed live from the Hollywood Palladium. Fans can purchase tickets on the show's website.
Comedian and podcaster (The Nerdist) Chris Hardwick is this year's host.
Check out the music-centric nominees below and see the full list here.
Best Online Musician
Peter Shukoff aka Nice Peter, "Epic Rap Battles of History"
Mike Tompkins, "DUBSTEP A Capella Remix by Mike Tompkins"
Lindsey Stirling, "Lindsey Stirling"
Chester See, "Chester See"
Best Original Song
"Lightning," Alex Goot
"Bad For Me," Megan and Liz (writers: Megan Mace, Elizabeth Mace, Rob Hawkins, Martin Johnson)
"Run to Me," RUNAWAYS (writer: Kurt Hugo Schneider)
"Steve Jobs vs. Bill Gates," Epic Rap Battles of History (writers: Peter Shukoff aka Nice Peter, Lloyd Ahlquist aka EpicLLOYD)
"A Christmas Song," Failure Club (writer Elizabeth Chan)
Best Music Series
Epic Rap Battles of History
Songify This; Songify the News
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