The MTV Fanwalk - Red Carpet
“Passion rebuilds the world for the youth. It makes all things alive and significant.” Ralph Waldo Emerson
In 2008 MTV stirred the passion of young music fans the world over – an enthusiasm that was harnessed and made manifest through an initiative dubbed ‘Fanwalk’. This initiative both tested and nurtured MTV music fans by putting them through their paces with a gruelling walk from London to Liverpool. The carrot? A ticket for each selected Fanwalker to attend the 2008 MTV Europe Music Awards. Sat Bal (10 Dec '11)
Liverpool was the host city in 2008 and MTV wanted a way of measuring fans’ enthusiasm for its big awards show. That metric became the Fanwalk and it has since evolved into a 360-degree engagement between MTV and its fans and, more significantly, between the fans themselves.
The Fanwalk proceeds