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Britney Spears' 'I Wanna Go' Video to Premiere Next Wednesday
Britney Spears' official "I Wanna Go" video will make its MTV premiere at 6 a.m. ET Wednesday (June 22), sliding in just in time to qualify for this year's Video Music Awards.
The eligibility period for the MTV Video Awards closes June 24, which has resulted in a pile-up of video premieres over the last two weeks. "Better With the Lights Off" by the New Boyz featuring Chris Brown premiered Wednesday and Meek Mill featuring Rick Ross' "Tupac Back" hit MTV, MTV2 and MTVu screens early Friday (June 17).
Other music videos set to premiere before the 24th are Theophilus London's "Last Name London" (June 20), Young the Giant's "Cough Syrup" (June 21), Grieves' "On the Rocks" (June 22) and Cobra Starship's "You Make Me Feel" (June 24).
About 500 music videos will be in contention for the VMAs which will be held Aug. 28 at the Nokia Theatre at L.A. Live.