The particular Chainsmokers have been announced as the initial and headline act to perform on MTV’ s annual open-air, summer time music festival – Isle associated with MTV Malta. Widely regarded over the music industry as one of the “ large acts” of 2016, the multi-platinum selling duo will perform the particular closing set under the stars, upon Tuesday, June 27. MTV’ ersus partnership with the Malta Tourism Power was recently renewed for a more four years and will be returning to the particular sun-lit island for what is the 11th consecutive year.
Capturing straight into the global charts with their first single #Selfie in 2014 – just a few short years, three multiplatinum singles and five billion avenues later, the electro-dance music twosome (comprised of Alex Pall plus Drew Taggart), hit stratospheric standing with their 2016 single Closer. Billboard Hot 100’ s longest working #1 single of 2016, the particular track held the top spot for twelve uninterrupted weeks and recently shattered the record for number of days at #1 on the Billboard Dance/Mixshow chart, topping the chart seventeen weeks running.
The particular pair had left it up for their fans to decide whether they were to launch an album or not – as well as the clamor has been heard across the world. According to popular demand, The Chainsmokers introduced last week that they will release their album this year via Columbia/Disruptor Records. Their particular latest single Paris is out right now.
“ The Chainsmokers absolutely dominated 2016 & we all couldn’ t be more excited to ask them to join us in Malta to get Isle of MTV this year. It’ s going to be an amazing, SHOULD experience event! ” – Bruce Gillmer, EVP, Music, Talent Development and Events, MTV
Isle of MTV Malta is going to be filmed and edited into a 60-minute special that will broadcast across twenty MTV channels throughout Europe. The particular show will also be supported across all of MTV social media platforms as well as using a bespoke website. As part of an extensive built-in marketing campaign, the Isle of MTV Malta concert will be supported simply by marketing initiatives, all of which will drive understanding of the event as well as leverage MTV’ s i9000 world renowned brand and unique youngsters insight, to further cement and advertise Malta’ s position as a vacation destination for young people. Over the ten years that will Isle of MTV has been kept in Malta, the number of visitors to the particular island under the age of 24 has grown by 120% and now accounts for twenty percent of all tourists.
The particular sunny islands of Malta, in the center of the Mediterranean Sea, are home to some most remarkable concentration of unchanged built heritage, including the highest denseness of UNESCO World Heritage Websites in any nation-state anywhere. Valletta constructed by the proud Knights of St John is one of the UNESCO sights as well as the European Capital of Culture to get 2018. Malta’ s patrimony within stone ranges from the oldest free-standing stone architecture in the world, to one from the British Empire’ s most strong defensive systems, and includes a wealthy mix of domestic, religious and army architecture from the ancient, medieval plus early modern periods. With fantastically sunny weather, attractive beaches, the thriving nightlife and 7, 1000 years of intriguing history, there is a good deal to see and do.
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