MTV has officially announced that MTV World Stage Malaysia is back for the sixth-year running, and announced the first two artists gracing the MTV World Stage for the first time, which are Malaysian homegirl and international star, Yuna; and K-pop idol group Boys Republic, with additional performers to be announced at a later date.
MTV VJs Alan and Hanli, who did host last year’s event featuring Robin Thicke and Joe Flizzow, will again be hosting this year’s concert.
As usual MTV Asia will give out the passes for free to fans and will be updating their Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts with updates on MTV World Stage 2014.
“Malaysia has emerged as a major music and entertainment destination for epic concerts and a key stop for international stars visiting the region in recent years with MTV World Stage Malaysia being a part of this scene in the last six years,” said Paras Sharma, Vice President of MTV, Comedy Central and Digital Media, Asia, Viacom International Media Networks. “We can’t wait to share the stage with the world on August 16th, when one of the biggest nights in music happens in Kuala Lumpur. Stay tuned as additional performers will be announced at a later date!” wrote MTV Asia.