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MTV Launches a Brand New Music Countdown Show


MTV Pop 20 airs on MTV Hits, Saturdays at 9am from October 11

Tweet This: .@mtvnewzealand launches MTV Pop 20, an exciting new music countdown show hosted by NZ’s own @kritmtv and @katepeckme

New Zealand, Auckland; Monday, October 6: MTV today announced the launch of a brand new music chart show, MTV Pop 20. Hosted by New Zealand’s newly appointed MTV VJ, Krit and his Aussie wingman, Kate Peck, MTV Pop 20 will air Saturday’s at 9am on MTV Hits.

MTV VJ Krit said, “Becoming MTV’s newest VJ and moving to Australia has been awesome! I'm having a great time BUT I still really miss my people back in New Zealand so I'm so excited to be able to crash your screens every Saturday morning, hosting my own new countdown show with my Aussie buddy Kate!"

MTV Pop 20 will countdown the hottest 20 clips of the week in a new link and clip show produced and filmed on set at MTV HQ in Sydney. The program will showcase the hottest and most talked about tracks across Australia and New Zealand. MTV Pop 20 will air on MTV Hits, Channel 110 on SKY, from 9am Saturday mornings.

MTV Pop 20 airs on MTV Hits, Saturday’s at 9am from October 11

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About 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 award-winning content built around compelling storytelling, music discovery and activism across TV, online and mobile. Outside of the United States, MTV is part of Viacom International Media Networks, a division of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA), one of the world’s leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms.


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