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Mar-5
2010

<center><strong>MTV SPRING BREAK 2010 AIRS FIST-PUMPIN’ PROGRAMMING AND FAST-MOVING PERFORMANCES FROM THE SANDY SHORES OF ACAPULCO</center></strong>

New York, NY, (March 5, 2010) – MTV Spring Break 2010 kicks off March 20, 2010 with sun-drenched programming and musical performances from artists infiltrating screens on MTV, MTV2, mtvU and MTV.com. La fiesta will feature the hottest artists, the hottest MTV stars from another sandy shore, and even some hot competitions with a special Spring Break edition of The Real World / Road Rules Challenge and the second mtvU Spring Break USA Rock, Paper, Scissors ChAMPionships. That’s right, hot, hot, and HOT. (It is Mexico, after all…)

Spring Break 2010: Fist Pumpin’ Top 20 With Jersey Shore (March 20th at 2pm ET/PT on MTV) – A seaside bash isn’t complete without our own national treasures. Snooki, Mike “The Situation” and Pauly of MTV’s hit reality show, Jersey Shore, set the tone for this wild south of the border party by counting down the top 20 most outrageous Spring Break moments of all time and getting ready for Spring Break the best way they know how… GTL: hitting the gym, tanning and doing laundry!

Spring Break 2010 Performances (Performances premiere across MTV, MTV2, mtvU, MTV Hits MTV Jams and MTV.com beginning March 22nd) -- Spring Break 2010 will bring the heat to the beach with scorching performances for those lucky Spring Breakers in Acapulco (starting at 1pm CT March 16 – 17 on the beach). MTV will premiere a performance from a different Spring Break artist each night at 8pm from March 22nd through the 26th. From artists on the verge of superstardom to fan favorites, the MTV stage is the ultimate destination for music performances from hip-hop legends and artists on the rise:

Young Money will drop in on the spring break village to perform their first single "Bedrock." Drake will show the crowd why he’s one of the best names in the game when he takes the stage to perform “Over,” the first single from his upcoming album “Thank Me Later.” The supergroup’s set will feature the first live performance of Nicki Minaj's new single "Massive Attack" along with other surprises along the way.

1. Ludacris will hit the stage with a remix of his hit song "How Low" featuring special guest Pitbull, as well as his current single "My Chick Bad" with Nicki Minaj from his seventh in-studio album “Battle of the Sexes” in stores March 9th.

<strong>2. Pitbull will kick up some Latin flavor with a set of hot songs from this hit album Rebelution and past favorites.</strong>

3. The sun won't be the only source of heat when Trey Songz takes the stage to perform the steamy single "Say Aah.”

4. B.o.B is a breath of fresh air, blowing onto the Spring Break stage. The Atlanta native, recently named one of mtvU's "Freshman 5" artists, will perform "Nothin’ On You" featuring Bruno Mars.Read more

Mar-2
2010
Check out this video of Pitbull being crowned King of Calle Ocho 2010

Mar-1
2010
Watagatapitusberry is Pit's first single off his upcoming Spanish speaking album, slated for a May release. The video for Watagatapitusberry premieres today on MTV Tr3s.

What does Watagatapitusberry mean? Check out the clip below to find out.

Feb-24
2010
World-Renowned Artist Launches the “Year of the Pitbull” with Coronation as Miami Carnaval King, Prestigious Award Nominations, Joined Top Latin Stars in “Somos El Mundo,” the Spanish-language version of “We Are The World,” Plus Collaborations with Janet Jackson and Cypress Hill

Spanish Album Armando Due in May, New English Album Set for Summer


MIAMI, FL - Feb. 24, 2010 – Pitbull introduced Calle Ocho in Miami’s Little Havana neighborhood to the world last year with “I Know You Want Me (Calle Ocho),” the international smash from his 2009 album Rebelution. To kick off what he calls “The Year of the Pitbull,” the globetrotting artist will return to his native Miami March 12-14 to serve as the King of Carnaval Calle Ocho, a popular street festival that attracts more than 1.5 million to the city every year. Read more