The 9th Soul

Goodbye MTV Philippines. Welcome Back MTV Asia!

Posted in entertainment by Fated Blue on February 15, 2010


MTV Philippines has been displaying this ticker since yesterday:
“This channel (MTV Philippines) will cease airing starting Feb 16, 2010. Further updates to be announced at a later date”

The network’s official twitter account confirmed the news yesterday:

From this forum

MTV Philippines will close because Francis Lumen, the president of AYC decided not to renew the license for MTV Philippines.

There were also some posts saying that instead of funding for MTV Philippines, they will support TV5 instead which they plan to be the next big thing on TV.

The closure is in effect nationwide and regardless of pay-tv company.

Well…I’ll miss seeing Andi9 on TV. I hope they still manage to be on TV despite this loss. I’ll watch out ’til 12 midnight tonight.

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  1. […] Special posts, entertainment, life, youtube shows by anima9 on February 16, 2010 In lieu with the recent passing of MTV Philippines, I watched it all the way ’til this song entitled “Video Killed the Radio Star” […]

  2. chies said, on May 17, 2010 at 9:21 pm

    we all know that in cable tv, there are two major music channels that competed, MTV philippines and MYX. To be honest, i liked them both. Each of them had their unique chars. that made me watch them. MYX have their vjs and lyrics, ang MTV have their good ol’ clean MVs and vj andi haha. Ill never forget you MTV. Thanks you. This is my tribute.

  3. joycee said, on July 25, 2010 at 3:30 am

    so where can we watch you ? what channel ? im craving for mtv … i miss it !

  4. kimmy said, on October 13, 2010 at 8:12 pm

    aww. can we have it again. i really miss it. i’ve rathered watch MTV than Myx.. now my TV sucks.. i don’t even have channel V. all i had is Myx which is Korean songs we’re always in the countdown.. SO PLEASE COME BACK AGAIN.. I’M DYIN’ TO WATCH EMA 10

    • Fated Blue said, on October 14, 2010 at 1:24 pm

      Don’t you have Channel V? If not, I’m sorry for you then 😦

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