Lady Gaga will headline the first ever YouTube Music Awards. The "Bad Romance" singer is expected to make a big splash at the big inaugural event on November 3, according to MSN today (October 2). For more about this story visit http://www.msn.com.
"The 'Bad Romance' hitmaker will join Arcade Fire and Eminem on November 3 at the inaugural event which will honor artists who have shared their work through the popular video-sharing website," added MSN today..
YouTube's vice president of marketing Danielle Tiedt said to MSN: '"t's our chance to really celebrate the artists and the songs that have become hits on YouTube over the past year." There will be a number of performances taking place across the globe - including Seoul, Moscow, London and Brazil - before a live 90-minute show which will be streamed from Pier 36 in Manhattan, New York City, added the news report.
American director Spike Jonze has been cast as creative director for the production and is looking forward to working with the talent, added MSN.
According to the Los Angeles Times newspaper, Jonze said: "Instead of bands performing to an audience on a stage, we're going to have a warehouse with all these different sets and try to make live music videos throughout the night.
'The idea is let's get a bunch of interesting artists together and have a night that's all about making things."
Executive producers include VICE Media and Sunset Lane Entertainment while 'Rushmore' star Jason Schwartzman will host the extravaganza, added MSN. Staten Island www.youtube,com fans you might want to log on for the one of a kind streamlined event.