Popular video streaming site YouTube is all set to host its first-ever awards function on November 3, 2013. Recent reports have stated that the first YouTube Awards will feature performances by such superstars like Lady Gaga and Eminem.
YouTube is planning something big for their fans and the organizers will try their best to make the upcoming awards show as huge as possible. The awards function will be honoring artists and songs which have become hits all over the world and all of this will be done with the support of YouTube fans, who have constantly liked and commented on the content.
The upcoming event will not even be close to a traditional awards show, is set to be streamed live and will feature global performances from Seoul, London, Moscow and Brazil. At some point, the event will turn into a live awards celebration at Pier 36 in New York City.
The first YouTube Awards will be hosted by Jason Schwartzman and the creative director of the show will be Spike Jonze. The most important part is that the awards show will be powered by the fans, as they will be voting and deciding on the winners. The nominations will be announced on October 17, 2013 and will be based on the videos which the world has watched and shared in the last year.
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