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Previously, it was announced that local singer-songwriter, Yuna and K-pop idol group, Boys Republic will be performing at this year’s MTV World Stage Malaysia 2014.

Now, MTV Asia has reported that “American Idol” finalist, Jennifer Hudson and Hip-hop recording artiste, B.o.B will also be joining the lineup.

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Yuna and Boys Republic were the first two artistes announced to perform at MTV World Stage Malaysia 2014.

This year’s MTV World Stage will be the sixth time it’ll be held in Malaysia.

The concert will take place at Surf Beach, Sunway Lagoon on Saturday, 16 August 2014 and will premiere on-air Wednesday, 20 August at 8.30pm in Malaysia and repeats on the same day at 12am.

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.

MTV VJs Alan and Hanli, who hosted last year’s event featuring Robin Thicke and Joe Flizzow, will again be hosting this year’s concert.

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Jennifer Hudson and B.o.B were later added in the performers’ lineup.
The one-night-only concert will be the first time Jennifer Hudson performs in Asia and her first visit to Malaysia. According to MTV Asia, she recently released two singles, “I Can’t Describe (The Way I Feel)” featuring T.I. with production by Pharrell, and “Walk It Out” featuring Timbaland,
Meanwhile, this concert will mark B.o.B’s third visit to Malaysia. He previously performed at Watson Music Festival in Malaysia two years ago. MTV Asia also reported that B.o.B is already planning a major world tour for 2014, after the release of his Underground Luxury in 17 December 2014.