MTV introduced that GRAMMY®-nominated band OneRepublic is ready to headline Isle of MTV Malta 2023. Now in its fifteenth 12 months, Europe’s largest free summer season pageant, in partnership with the Malta Tourism Authority, returns to the enduring Il-Fosos Sq. on July 18.
GRAMMY®-nominated OneRepublic, consists of singer/songwriter and lead vocalist Ryan Tedder, guitarists Zach Filkins and Drew Brown, keys Brian Willett, bassist and cellist Brent Kutzle, and drummer Eddie Fisher. The band’s most up-to-date hit single, “I Ain’t Nervous,” was featured within the blockbuster film High Gun: Maverick and has an unimaginable 3B+ streams, including to their 5B+ Spotify streams and canon of iconic hits equivalent to: “Apologize, “All of the Proper Strikes,” “Counting Stars”, “Good Life” and “Secrets and techniques”. OneRepublic’s newest album, Human, was launched in August 2021 and options singles “Sometime”, “Run”, “Any person To Love”, “Wished”, “Didn’t I”, “Higher Days” and “Rescue Me”, which have collectively amassed 2.5B+ streams globally.
The band shared their pleasure with followers about headlining Isle of MTV Malta in a latest video, “It’s been 15 years since our final efficiency in Malta with MTV…15 years is method, method, method too lengthy. We are able to’t wait to get again to this lovely nation!” stated OneRepublic.
“Isle of MTV Malta’s fifteenth 12 months goes to be greater than ever as we as soon as once more gentle up il-Fosos Sq. with epic performances from right now’s high artists,” stated Bruce Gillmer, President of Music, Music Expertise, Programming & Occasions, Paramount and Chief Content material Officer, Music, Paramount+. “OneRepublic are long-time pals of MTV and, after their epic efficiency on the 2022 MTV EMAs, we are able to’t wait to see them wow followers in Malta.”
Dr. Gavin Gulia, Chairman of the Malta Tourism Authority shared, “On behalf of the Malta Tourism Authority, we’re proud to announce the return of the Isle of MTV live performance, for its fifteenth version, in Malta.”
“We’re excited to welcome gifted artists that can be arriving on this island to take part on this upcoming live performance.”
“The Isle of MTV has turn out to be a set appointment in our nation’s Calendar of Occasions, giving an incentive to all these visiting us in July to expertise yet one more present stopping efficiency in one among Malta’s most iconic venues.”
Clayton Bartolo, Malta’s Minister for Tourism, added, “Leisure is the heartbeat of any thriving neighborhood. Isle of MTV has at all times been of nice significance for Malta because it not solely brings collectively hundreds of music followers from throughout Europe however is a sterling platform to showcase the island’s distinctive and vibrant leisure scene. Together with famend names within the music world, it provides a improbable alternative for Maltese artists to exhibit their skills on the worldwide stage which in flip promotes Maltese tradition and helps to boost the island’s wealthy inventive heritage. It’s with this optimistic hindsight that we’re wanting ahead to internet hosting one other musical spectacle to be remembered!”
Over its 14 editions, Isle of MTV Malta has introduced tens of hundreds of music followers to the sq. yearly to take pleasure in present stopping performances from the world’s largest stars, together with Girl Gaga, Snoop Dogg, David Guetta and Martin Garrix.
The occasion can be broadcast on MTV internationally on September 15, 2023, in additional than 150 nations throughout TV, digital and social, showcasing the pageant and Malta to hundreds of thousands of music followers around the globe.
The pageant can be adopted by Isle of MTV Malta Music Week, a sequence of membership nights and events throughout the most popular venues on the island, from July 18 – July 23.
Further performer bulletins to observe.
The sunny islands of Malta, in the midst of the Mediterranean Sea, are residence to a most exceptional focus of intact constructed heritage, together with the best density of UNESCO World Heritage Websites in any nation-state wherever. Valletta, constructed by the proud Knights of St. John, is among the UNESCO websites and the European Capital of Tradition for 2018. Malta’s patrimony in stone ranges from the oldest free-standing stone structure on the earth, to one of many British Empire’s most formidable defensive methods, and features a wealthy mixture of home, spiritual and navy structure from the traditional, medieval and early fashionable intervals. With fantastically sunny climate, engaging seashores, a thriving nightlife and eight,000 years of intriguing historical past, there’s a nice deal to see and do.
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About Isle of MTV Malta
Now in its fifteenth 12 months, previous performers on the Isle of MTV Malta embody: Bebe Rexha, Jason Derulo, Girl Gaga, Hailee Steinfeld, Sigala, Ava Max, Paloma Religion, The Chainsmokers, DNCE, Steve Aoki, David Guetta, Marshmello, Martin Garrix, Jess Glynne, Nicole Scherzinger, Jessie J, Will.i.am, Rita Ora, Flo Rida, Snoop Dogg, Far East Motion, Child Rock, Kelis, The Scissor Sisters, The Black Eyed Peas, Nelly Furtado, Maroon 5, Enrique Iglesias, N*E*R*D, and OneRepublic.
For extra info on Malta, go to www.isleofmtv.com.