Awards Won
Peabody Award
Credits (TV)
MTV Unplugged
120 Minutes
Live Aid
The Phone
Alternative Nation
When Spicy Meets Sweet
120 Minutes
MTV Rock N' Jock
The Vice Guide to Everything
Choose or Lose
Hard Rock Live
MTV Wonder Girls
Now Hear This: MTV's Guide to New Music
TV Network
Place Founded
New York City
New York
Radio Broadcasting Stations (networks)
Nominated For
BAFTA Games Award for Best Family and Social Game
Shorty Award for TV Show
Indian Telly Awards for Best Public Service Shorts
Robert Pittman
Tom Freston


MTV is an American basic cable and satellite television channel owned by the Viacom Media Networks Music & Logo Group, a unit of the Viacom Media Networks division of Viacom. The channel itself is headquartered in New York City, and is a subsidiary of Viacom Inc. Launched on August 1, 1981, the original purpose of the channel was to play music videos guided by television personalities known as "video jockeys," or VJs. In its early years, MTV's main target demographic were ... more on Wikipedia

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