Winnipeg Free Press - PRINT EDITION
Posted: 10/2/2013 1:00 AM | Comments: 0
NEW YORK -- YouTube is launching its own music awards and Lady Gaga will perform at the first-time event.
The Google Inc.-owned company announced Tuesday that Eminem and Arcade Fire also will perform at the YouTube Music Awards on Nov. 3. It will take place at Pier 36 in New York City and stream live online.
The awards show will honour "artists and songs that YouTube fans have turned into global hits over the past year." Nominees will be announced Oct. 17.
Actor Jason Schwartzman will host the YouTube Music Awards. A press release says the awards show will also feature events from Seoul, Moscow, London and Brazil.
-- The Associated Press
Republished from the Winnipeg Free Press print edition October 2, 2013 D2
Have you found an error, or know of something we’ve missed in one of our stories? Please use the form below and let us know.
Having problems with the form?Contact Us Directly
Brazen, beloved Lebanese singer Sabah dies at 87
At 65, David Foster not slowing down
With shake-ups, AC/DC perseveres with album, tour
Children's' music star Laurie Berkner new plan
Sia lights up Australian music industry awards
Latin pop star Prince Royce hopes to cross over
Talking songs with She & Him