The CW Kicks Off Its Fall Season on Monday, October 1 With a Special Telecast of the 'iHeartRadio Music Festival'
via press release:
THE CW KICKS OFF ITS FALL SEASON ON MONDAY, OCTOBER 1
WITH A SPECIAL TELECAST OF THE “IHEARTRADIO MUSIC FESTIVAL”
The Star-Studded Event Features Performers, Including No Doubt, P!nk, Rihanna, Pitbull, Taylor Swift,
Usher, Mary J. Blige with Prince, Psy and Many More
September 28, 2012 (Burbank, California) — The CW Network announced the first group of musical acts that are slated to appear in the two-hour IHEARTRADIO MUSIC FESTIVAL special, which will kick off the network’s fall season on Monday, October 1, (8:00-10:00pm, ET).
The CW’s telecast of the iHeartRadio concert extravaganza will feature a line-up of today’s hottest artists, including No Doubt, P!nk, Rihanna, Pitbull, Taylor Swift, Usher, Mary J. Blige and Prince, along with many others. Additionally, Korean and Internet pop sensation Psy will perform his “Gangnam Style” viral song and dance onstage.
Cast members from The CW’s series, including Nina Dobrev of “The Vampire Diaries,” will be on hand to help get the party started.
The second annual iHeartRadio Music Festival took place during September 21 and 22 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas after more than 10 hours of back-to-back diverse performances by some of the biggest names in the music industry as well as a number of unprecedented collaborations by superstars across musical genres.