dick clark productions, inc. (DCP) and Tubefilter announced today that pop culture icon Vanilla Ice and recording artist Shontelle will perform at the 3rd Annual Streamy Awards, honoring excellence in original online video programming and those who create it. YouTube celebrities and Best Online Musician nominees scheduled to perform alongside Vanilla Ice include Chester See, DeStorm, Epic Rap Battles, comprised of Peter Shukoff and Lloyd Ahlquist, and Mike Tompkins. Kurt Hugo Schneider, Sam Tsui, and Savannah Outen are slated to perform alongside Shontelle. Please visit www.streamys.org or follow@streamys on Twitter for all the latest news and announcements.
Rob Van Winkle, aka Vanilla Ice, sold 11 million copies of his debut album, “To the Extreme,” which featured the hit “Ice, Ice Baby.” A true pop music legend, Rob Van Winkle is also a successful real-estate entrepreneur and a remodeling expert with more than 15 years of hands-on home improvement experience. His award winning DIY TV Show, “The Vanilla Ice Project.” is entering its 3rd Season along with highly successful episodes of “Ice My House.” Van Winkle was seen recently on the big screen starring alongside Adam Sandler in the comedy, “That’s My Boy.” He has also performed on stage playing Captain Hook in the Chatham, Kent Central Theater U.K. pantomime production of “Peter Pan.” He was a judge on the first two seasons of the TV Show “Canada Sings!” and he continues to perform and record music with his latest release, “WTF,” which is available now on iTunes and his website.
With over 83 million video views on her YouTube channel, Shontelle is a 23-year-old rising star who is set to take the world by storm. Shontelle will be performing her super hit single, “Impossible,” which has been widely covered on YouTube, live at the Streamys. “Shontelligence” is her latest studio album, which showcases the young singer/song-writer’s vocal and writing talent. “Shontelligence” is available now on iTunes.
Fans that want to meet their favorite creators and be a part of this year’s show can purchase tickets at www.streamys.org/tickets. The 3rd Annual Streamy Awards Presented by Coca-Cola will be streamed live on Feb. 17, 2013 from the Hollywood Palladium.