MTV World Stage Live in Malaysia

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MTV World Stage Malaysia
Status Active
Genre Concert
Frequency Annually
Location(s) Sunway Lagoon, Bandar Sunway, Selangor
I-City, Shah Alam, Selangor (2011 edition)
Country Malaysia
Years active 2007-Present
Inaugurated 2007
Most recent 2015
Organised by MTV Asia

MTV World Stage is a global series that brings multi-genre talents with global relevance to an audience in over 550 million households. Recorded "live" at the most exclusive gigs, world-renowned music festivals and unique concert locations from around the world, MTV World Stage is the "front row seat" for music lovers to experience the biggest artists on the globe without leaving the comfort of their sofas.[1]

On August 15, 2009, MTV Asia staged the first ever outdoor MTV World Stage Live In Malaysia at Sunway Lagoon Resort in Kuala Lumpur. The event was attended by over 15, 000 fans.[2] The event also featured a live, real-time microblogging application where comments and 'tweets' via SMS were displayed on giant screens at the concert venue.[3]

Artist lineups[edit]

Boys Like Girls performing at MTV World Stage Live In Malaysia
Luhan of EXO at the 2013 MTV World Stage Live in Malaysia
Year Lineups Attendance Venue

Malaysian songbird Misha Omar made a special appearance with Boys Like Girls for a duet, Two Is Better Than One. Korean boyband 2AM also made a special guest appearance at the post party of the event.[3]

15,000[4] Surf Beach, Sunway Lagoon, Subang Jaya
2010 -
2011 - I-City, Shah Alam
2012 16,000[5] Surf Beach, Sunway Lagoon, Subang Jaya
2013 15,000[6]
2014 10,000[7]

(The Malaysian act was determined by fans vote through MTV Asia website and Twitter between 30 July-14 August 2015.)[8]


TV Premiere[edit]

The six-hour-long live concert was edited into a two-hour special that premiered on MTV Asia on August 28, 2009.[11]

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