"VH1 DIVAS HOLIDAY: UNSILENT NIGHT" FEATURING MARIAH CAREY, PATTI LABELLE, TEYANA TAYLOR, CHAKA KHAN, VANESSA WILLIAMS, BEBE REXHA, JOJO, SERAYAH AND REMY MA SCORES NEARLY TWO MILLION TOTAL VIEWERS
"DIVAS" AND "LOVE & HIP HOP" DOMINATED MONDAY NIGHT MAKING VH1 THE MOST SOCIAL NETWORK ON CABLE
EVENT MARKS VH1'S HIGHEST RATED "DIVAS" IN MORE THAN A DECADE
NEW YORK, NY (December 7, 2016) - The network announced today that nearly two million total viewers tuned in to catch Mariah Carey, Patti LaBelle, Teyana Taylor, Chaka Khan, Vanessa Williams, Bebe Rexha, JoJo, Serayah and Remy Ma perform iconic holiday hits at "VH1 DIVAS HOLIDAY: UNSILENT NIGHT." Returning after a four year hiatus, Monday night's event marks VH1's highest rated "Divas" in more than a decade.
DIVAS and LOVE & HIP HOP dominated Monday night making VH1 the most social network on cable. Additionally, DIVAS trended #1 on Twitter.
After a four-year hiatus, VH1 brought DIVAS back to the stage for a night of holiday cheer and powerhouse performances. Taking place in Brooklyn's spectacular Kings Theatre, the special offered a fantastic blend of Christmas favorites, timeless classics, and commanding collaborations. Since its inception in 1998, VH1 DIVAS has assembled the most dynamic and prolific female performers the industry has to offer, celebrating their raw talent and invaluable contributions to pop culture. DIVAS returned just in time for the holidays for a night that was both festive and fabulous in equal measure.
Sponsors of "VH1 DIVAS HOLIDAY: UNSILENT NIGHT" special event included BROOKSIDE, Honey Nut Cheerios, and LG V20.
"VH1 DIVAS HOLIDAY: UNSILENT NIGHT" was produced by Den of Thieves with executive producers Jesse Ignatovic, Evan Prager, Chris Choun, Jen Jones and Lee Lodge. Amy Doyle, Ryan Kroft and Elena Diaz are Executive Producers for VH1. Joseph Buoye is executive in charge of production for VH1.
VH1 is the dominant pop culture brand for adults 18-34. The network is available in 93 million U.S. households and has an array of digital channels and services including the VH1 App, VH1.com, @VH1 and Love &Hip Hop: The Game. VH1 is a unit of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB).