Rick Ross Tapped As Host of 2017 MTV Woodies


(AllHipHop News) Rapper Rick Ross has been announced as the host for the upcoming “2017 MTV Woodies.”

Rick Ross will host the 13th annual event, which will air live from Austin, Texas during the South by Southwest (SXSW) music festival.

The one-hour telecast will acknowledge the best emerging acts during the festival.

“I’m excited to attend SXSW this year,” Rozay said in a statement. “The biggest boss is hosting the Woodies and my album [Rather You Than Me] drops March 17. MTV, get ready.”

More musicians are scheduled to be announced over the coming weeks.

The 13th annual “MTV Woodies,” will air LIVE on Thursday, March 16 at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT from Austin, Texas during South by Southwest Music Festival (SXSW).