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.