via press release:
MTV’S “RANDY JACKSON PRESENTS AMERICA’S BEST DANCE CREW”
(“ABDC”) WILL FEATURE DAVID GUETTA AND HIS MUSIC ON AN ALL-NEW EPISODE TONIGHT WEDNESDAY, JUNE 6 AT 10:00 P.M. ET/PT
Live Finale of “ABDC” To Air Next Week on Wednesday, June 13 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT on MTV
Santa Monica, CA (June 6, 2012) – MTV’s “Randy Jackson Presents America’s Best Dance Crew” will feature the music of David Guetta, one of the world’s most talented music producers and DJ’s airing tonight, Wednesday, June 6 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT on MTV. This week, after a special appearance by Guetta to hand out the challenges, the crews will take to the stage to perform all new routines to a selection of Guetta’s most popular hits including “Titanium” featuring Sia, “Without You” featuring Usher, “Turn Me On” featuring Nicki Minaj and “Memories” featuring Kid Cudi.
In last week’s episode, party-rockers LMFAO provided the songs and inspiration for the crew’s routines but in the end, America sent “RNG” home. This week, the following three dance crews remain – “8 Flavahz,” “Elektrolytes,” and “Mos Wanted Crew” and it’s a battle to the finish line with only one week left before the LIVE finale on Wednesday, June 13th at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.
“ABDC” is executive produced by “American Idol” judge Randy Jackson, Joel Gallen (Tenth Planet Productions), Josh Greenberg (“The Sing Off”), Hip Hop International’s creators Howard Schwartz and Karen Schwartz, Rob Lee (Bayonne Entertainment), Harriet Sternberg and Abe Hoch (both of Dream Merchant 21 Entertainment). Craig Erwich and Brooke Karzen are the executives overseeing the project for Warner Horizon Television (“The Bachelor,” “The Bachelorette,” The Voice”). Lauren Dolgen, Kristina Edwards and Michelle Klepper are the executives in charge for MTV.
MTV is the world’s premier youth entertainment brand. With a global reach of more than a half-billion households, MTV is the cultural home of the millennial generation, music fans and artists, and a pioneer in creating innovative programming for young people. MTV reflects and creates pop culture with its Emmy®, Grammy® and Peabody® award-winning content built around compelling storytelling, music discovery and activism across TV, online and mobile. MTV’s sibling networks MTV2 and mtvU each deliver unparalleled customized content for young males, music fans and college students, and its online hub MTV.com is a leading destination for music, news and pop culture. MTV, a unit of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), one of the world’s leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms. For more information, go to www.mtvpress.com.
About Warner Horizon Television:
Warner Horizon Television (WHTV) is one of the entertainment industry’s leading producers of scripted series for the cable marketplace and primetime reality series for both network and cable. Founded in 2006, this second production entity allows the Warner Bros. Television Group to expand its programming offerings and explore creative options made possible under a new business model. WHTV’s current unscripted series are “The Voice” for NBC, “The Bachelor” franchise — which includes “The Bachelor,” “The Bachelorette” and “Bachelor Pad” — for ABC and “Randy Jackson Presents America’s Best Dance Crew” for MTV. Scripted programs from WHTV are “Rizzoli & Isles” and “Dallas” for TNT, “Sullivan & Son” for TBS, “Pretty Little Liars” and “The Lying Game” for ABC Family, “Longmire” for A&E and “Political Animals” for USA Network.