Selena Gomez to Appear at the 2012 MuchMusic Video Awards

MuchMusic announced today that global sensation Selena Gomez and 2011 MMVA co-host returns to Much HQ for a show-stopping appearance as an additional presenter for the 2012 MuchMusic Video Awards.

The singer/songwriter/actress joins a red-hot list of previously-announced presenters including Cody Simpson, Darren Criss, Jesse Metcalfe, Kelly Osbourne, Lucy Hale, Shenae Grimes, Rico Rodriguez and more.

The megawatt action begins with the 2012 MMVAs Red Carpet Special on Sunday, June 17 at 8 p.m. ET, followed by the live show at 9 p.m. ET on MuchMusic and Fuse.

As previously announced, the 2012 MMVAs list of presenters includes:

Alt-pop nominee, Anjulie
Aussie teen heartthrob, Cody Simpson
GLEE’s Darren Criss and Chord Overstreet
Teen sensation, Conor Maynard
Two-time MMVA winner, platinum-selling artist and nominee, Danny Fernandes
Toronto rap-rock group and nominee, Down With Webster
Electronic trio, Dragonette
American hip hop quartet, Far East Movement
DALLAS actor, Jesse Metcalfe
E!’s FASHION POLICE firecracker, Kelly Osbourne
Pop / R&B songstress, Kreesha Turner
Electropop musician and nominee, Lights
PRETTY LITTLE LIARS starlet, Lucy Hale
DEGRASSI heartthrob, Munro Chambers
Celebrity blogger, Perez Hilton
MODERN FAMILY’s, Rico Rodriguez
90210 star, Shenae Grimes
Pop, R&B singer and nominee Shawn Desman
Electropop group, These Kids Wear Crowns
Canadian singer and nominee, Victoria Duffield

For the third year in a row, the MMVAs are simulcast live in the U.S. on Fuse, the national music television network of The Madison Square Garden Company.

Follow the countdown to the MMVAs on muchmusic.com or on Twitter @MuchMusic to get the latest announcements on performers, presenters, celebrity guests, the chance to win big prizes, and how to vote in the all-important UR FAVE categories.

Fans can get involved behind the scenes by helping pick the winner in each UR FAVE category. The full list of UR Fave Finalists can be found here. Fans can vote for their faves at mmva.muchmusic.com/vote/.

Official sponsors of the 2012 MMVAs include: Coca-Cola Canada Ltd., Get a Load of Milk™, Procter & Gamble, BlackBerry®, SUBWAY® Restaurants, Virgin Mobile Canada™, JUST DANCE®, and H&M, designer of the official MMVAs wristband.

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