The 2017 iHeartRadio MMVAs By The Numbers

The 2017 iHeartRadio MMVAs are the result of months of hard work and planning to bring the best fans in the world the greatest night in music. By now you know that on Sunday night, Queen and John in Toronto will be taken over by thousands of screaming fans hoping to get a glimpse at huge stars like Lorde, DNCE, Iggy Azalea, Niall Horan and more. But how long did it take to build the stage for the artist’s performance? How many cameras will we have to capture every moment of the show for viewers at home? And exactly how many musicians are going home with a shiny new iHeartRadio Much Music Video Award?

Check out the iHeartRadio MMVAs by the numbers and click here to watch the best moments of past award shows and see what’s coming up this year in the iHeartRadio MMVA First Look!

Watch the 2017 iHeartRadio MMVAs hosted by Alessia Cara and Joe Jonas on Sunday, June 18 at 9E/6P and tune into the red carpet at 8E/5P.

18,000 – Hours of work put in by Much staff to make the iHeartRadio MMVAs happen

8,400 – Hours it takes to set up the stage and red carpet

5,900 – Feet of barricade used to hold back thousands of screaming fans

3,700 – Square feet of stage production

2,300 – Hours it takes to tear-down stage and red carpet

955 – Number of staff and volunteers it takes to make the iHeartRadio MMVAs happen

325 – Number of two-way radios used by Much staff

185 – Number of light fixtures on the red carpet

47 – Number of photographers capturing every moment of the iHeartRadio MMVAs red carpet and show

39 – Number of pop up tents ready to go in case it rains during the red carpet and show

37 – Number of presenters at this year’s show

19 – Number of awards given out this year

11 – First time presenters

10 – Number of musical acts performing during the live show

8 – Number of days it takes to build the stage

7 – Number of previous iHeartRadio MMVA performers Julia Michaels has written for (Justin Bieber,
Selena Gomez, Hailee Steinfeld, Ed Sheeran, Demi Lovato, Fifth Harmony, Nick Jonas)

5 – Number of Much Creators nominated for the inagural Fan Fave Creator award

4 – Returning performers, including Lorde, Imagine Dragons, Joe Jonas (The Jonas Brothers) and Camila
Cabello (Fifth Harmony)

2 – Number of hosts prepared to keep the party going all night

1 – Date to remember! Sunday, June 18