MTV is returning to the scene of the party. For the second straight year, mtvU’s Spring Break week will set up shop at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas from March 20 to 22. MTV Networks will be poolside with multi-platinum rapper Young Jeezy, MTV Artist to Watch 2012 Dev and U.K. boy-band sensation the Wanted .
Additionally, a resident DJ will be on hand to entertain the flocks of college students making their pilgrimage to Sin City. Spring breakers will have access to exclusive screening parties with MTV celebrities Sammi “Sweetheart” Giancola, Ronnie Ortiz-Magro and Deena Nicole Cortese from “Jersey Shore,” as well as Leroy and Naomi from “The Challenge: Battle of the Exes.”
Young Jeezy heads to Las Vegas in the wake of his Gold-certified fourth studio album, “Thug Motivation 103: Hustlerz Ambition,” which yielded the #1 urban smash “I Do.” Electropop singer Dev will be previewing songs from her anticipated March release, The Night the Sun Came Up.” U.K. band the Wanted heads to Spring Break after being named an MTV Push artist. They recently concluded a tour with Justin Bieber.
mtvU Spring Break 2012 marks MTV’s second-consecutive year at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas. MTV has a long-standing, close relationship with Las Vegas that’s full of big moments and epic performances. MTV’s first trip to Vegas took place in 2002 when seven strangers came together in “Real World 12: Las Vegas.” The network ruled Vegas all summer in 2005 with MTV’s “Summer on the Strip,” and in 2007, the MTV Video Music Awards” took over the Palms Casino Resort.