Nick Cannon Hosts “The Nightlife” Four New Specials This August on TeenNick

Author: Nickandmore!

via TeenNick press release:


Cannon to Host Four Half-Hour Specials Featuring The Latest Trends in Fashion, Music, Dance and More

Guest Appearances by Ice Cube, Anna Kendrick, Travie McCoy, New Boyz, T.I., Among Others

NEW YORK, July 26, 2010 – TeenNick Chairman Nick Cannon grants viewers VIP entrance into the hottest scene around with The Nightlife, four summer specials featuring the latest trends in fashion, music, dance and entertainment. Airing every Thursday night in August from 9:30-10 p.m. (ET), The Nightlife will feature celebrity guests, including Ice Cube, Anna Kendrick, Travie McCoy, New Boyz, Brandon Routh and T.I., in an exclusive club setting with a grooving dance floor DJ’d by Cannon himself. Teen correspondents Aaron Fresh and Chloe Wang will give viewers the inside scoop on pop culture, with each episode culminating in a musical performance. The Nightlife is hosted and executive produced by Cannon.

“Music is such an important and exciting part of teens’ lives and something I’m passionate about, too,” said Nick Cannon, Chairman, TeenNick. “I really wanted to bring some of that live energy and excitement to TeenNick; The Nightlife is my weekly dance party, just for them.”

“Nick Cannon combines his knowledge and passion for all things teen in entertainment, music and dance on The Nightlife,” said Marjorie Cohn, President, Original Programming and Development, Nickelodeon/MTVN Kids and Family Group. “This series of specials will deliver the latest music videos, hottest performances and the hippest trends to TeenNick viewers who will feel like they’re hanging out with Nick and some of their favorite stars.”

The roll-out of The Nightlife is as follows:

Thurs., Aug. 5
Appearance by Ice Cube; a musical performance by Aaron Fresh; and a dance segment with New Boyz.

Thurs., Aug. 12
Appearances by Vita Chambers, Anna Kendrick and Brandon Routh; a musical performance by Colette Carr; and a dance segment with Cali Swag District.

Thurs., Aug. 19
Appearances by T.I. and Landon Liboiron (Degrassi); a musical performance by Iyaz; and a dance segment with Tanisha.

Thurs., Aug. 26
Appearance by Travie McCoy; a musical performance by School Gyrls; and a dance segment with Poreotix.

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