MTV is set to debut its new weekly late-night music talk and performance show, “MTV’s Hip-Hop POV.”
The show features five industry personalities providing commentary on the latest news stories and offering insightful opinions. The panelists include radio host Charlamagne Tha God, Def Jam VP of A&R Bu Thiam, personality Amanda Seales, radio DJ Devi Dev and writer Sowmya Krishnamurthy, who has contributed to HipHopDX in the past.
“MTV’s Hip-Hop POV” will also feature interviews with some of the biggest stars in the culture, including DJ Khaled, Meek Mill and Pharrell Williams.
“’MTV’s Hip-Hop P.O.V.’ is an exciting, new weekly platform that shines the spotlight on the pulse of what’s relevant to hip-hop fans, giving our audience an authentic perspective on the artists, celebs and topics they love,” said Amy Doyle, EVP, Music & Talent Strategy. “With its dominance of the music charts, global impact and cultural influence, we wanted to find a way to harness the passion that MTV viewers have for hip-hop culture and provide its latest and greatest stars and personalities with a brand new stage here at MTV.”
Catch the premiere at midnight on Wednesday, Aprill 11th.
UPDATE: Check the full episode of the series premiere of "MTV's Hip-Hop POV" below (via Yardie).