Super Bowl XLVIII is rapidly approaching and VH1 is teaming up with the NFL to bring you six concerts in six nights leading up to The Big Game. VH1 is thrilled to announce that we’ve brought on the hardest working man in show biz, Nick Cannon and model and actress, Stacy Keibler to host each of the six live concert telecasts that will take place throughout New York City and New Jersey.
We’ve also teamed up with production company, 1iota who will be giving away tickets to all six shows. For more information about tickets, visit 1iota.com and read on for more info on the six night concert series.
NICK CANNON AND STACY KEIBLER TO HOST VH1′s
“SUPER BOWL BLITZ: SIX NIGHTS + SIX SHOWS”
CONCERTS WILL MAKE STOPS IN QUEENS, BRONX, BROOKLYN, MANHATTAN, STATEN ISLAND AND NEW JERSEY IN THE SIX DAYS LEADING UP TO THE BIG GAME
The Full List of Headliners and Ticket Information to be Revealed on Thursday, January 9
Live Shows Premiere Monday, January 27 through Saturday, February 1 at 11PM ET/PT
NEW YORK, NY- December 9, 2013 – VH1 has recruited celebrity hosts Nick Cannon and Stacy Keibler to join its winning team to help kick off Super Bowl XLVIII. Cannon and Keibler will host all six live concert telecasts, taking place throughout the New York City and New Jersey area as part of the VH1 Super Bowl Blitz working with the NFL.
“We’ve enjoyed a longtime, successful relationship with the NFL, putting on the biggest pregame live concert leading up to the Super Bowl,” said Tom Calderone, President, VH1. “In 2014, we’re proud to amplify those efforts with the league across six nights when we team up for the ‘Super Bowl Blitz,’ which will be the ultimate six-concert tailgate party in the five boroughs and New Jersey. We couldn’t be happier to have the multi-talented Nick Cannon and Stacy Keibler at the helm each night, hosting the excitement for the fans at the venues and at home.”
The VH1 Super Bowl Blitz is the ultimate music fan’s pregame party featuring today’s hottest artists making stops at six different venues, six nights in a row. Rain or shine, snow or hail, the show must go on. The VH1 Super Bowl Blitz (#VH1BLITZ) locations include:
· Queens: Queens College – Monday, January 27
· Bronx: Lehman College – Tuesday, January 28
· Brooklyn: Brooklyn Bowl – Wednesday, January 29
· Manhattan: Beacon Theatre – Thursday, January 30
· Staten Island: St. George Theatre – Friday, January 31
· New Jersey-: The Wellmont Theatre (Montclair, NJ) – Saturday, February 1
Nick Cannon and Stacy Keibler will join some of music’s biggest names on stage as the official hosts for the VH1 Super Bowl Blitz. Follow @VH1 on Twitter and Facebook for information about each night’s music performers. The full list of headliners and ticket information will be revealed on Thursday, January 9, 2014.
Nicholas “Nick” Cannon (@NickCannon) is an actor, comedian, rapper and radio/television personality. Cannon began as a teenager on “All That” before going on to host “The Nick Cannon Show,” “Wild ‘N Out,” and “America’s Got Talent.” Currently, Cannon holds the position as Chairman of TeenNick, a channel owned by the MTV Networks Kids & Family Group, a unit of the Viacom Media Networks division of Viacom.
Stacy Keibler (@StacyKeibler) is an American actress, model, TV host and former Baltimore Ravens cheerleader. Keibler has appeared in multiple comedy, drama, and dance projects including “How I Met Your Mother,” “Psych,” “Chuck,” “Men at Work,” as well as “Dancing with the Stars,” where she was one of the three finalists. She recently hosted the Lifetime series “Supermarket Superstar” and has graced the pages of numerous magazines including Shape, Esquire, Cosmopolitan, Men’s Fitness, Self, and Italian Vanity Fair.
The VH1 Super Bowl Blitz will begin on Monday, January 27 through Saturday, February 1 at 11 PM ET/PT. Performances will also be available at superbowl.vh1.com.