MADONNA AND MTV UNVEIL WORLD PREMIERE OF “MEDELLÍN” MUSIC VIDEO
(LONDON / NEW YORK / MILAN / SÃO PAULO– APRIL 24, 2019) – Madonna today presented the world premiere of her new music video for “Medellín” with Maluma during a globally televised MTV music event, “MTV Presents Madonna Live & Exclusive: ‘Medellín’ Video World Premiere.” Madonna joined British DJ Trevor Nelson and fans live from London for a conversation about the influences of her new album, and the creative forces behind her transcendent career.
“Medellín” collaborator and global Latin superstar Maluma surprised Madonna by joining live from Miami. Madonna also took questions from fans around the world via satellite from MTV’s Sway Calloway and fans in New York City, and from additional MTV-hosted fan events in Milan (hosted by MTV Italy “Riccanza” star Tommaso Zorzi) and São Paulo (hosted by Brazilian entertainer Hugo Gloss).
Highlights from “MTV Presents Madonna Live & Exclusive: ‘Medellín’ Video World Premiere”:
Madonna and MTV have shared a history starting with the early premieres of the pop superstar’s boundary-pushing music videos. Madonna has been honored with 24 MTV awards between the “MTV Video Music Awards” and the “MTV EMAs.” Additionally, it was at the inaugural VMAs where the pop icon graced the stage in a wedding dress to perform, “Like a Virgin,” in her first major award show performance.
MTV is the leading global youth media brand in 180 countries, reaching 450 million households in nearly 30 different languages across every platform. A unit of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA), MTV operations span cable and mobile networks, live events, theatrical films and MTV Studios, a unit that produces new and reimagined content for SVOD and linear platforms based on MTV’s library of over 200+ youth titles and franchises.