MTV Returns to Sin City for Spring Break 2012 with Performances from Young Jeezy, Dev and The Wanted

Multi-platinum rapper Young Jeezy
, MTV2 and mtvU, MTV’s 24-hour college network, today announced that they will take over the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas again this year for mtvU Spring Break 2012. 

Marking one of the biggest parties of the year, the networks will be pool side with some of the hottest live performances from March 20 – March 22, 2012, including multi-platinum rapper Young Jeezy, MTV Artist to Watch 2012 Dev and UK boy band sensation The Wanted.

Additionally, a resident DJ will be on-hand to keep the beats going, and spring breakers will have access to exclusive screening parties with MTV celebrities Sammi “Sweetheart” Giancola, Ronnie Ortiz Magro and Deena Nicole Cortese from “Jersey Shore,” as well as Leroy and Naomi from “The Challenge: Battle of the Exes.” Oh, and did we mention that there will also be free swag? Additional mtvU Spring Break 2012 performances, celebrity appearances and special programming will be announced at a later date.

With his Gold-certified fourth studio album, Thug Motivation 103: Hustlerz Ambition, yielding the No. 1 urban smash “I Do”, Young Jeezy will be sure to keep the heat up for spring breakers. Meanwhile, all eyes will be on Dev, whose debut album The Night The Sun Came Up is one of the most anticipated releases of 2012, featuring hit singles “In My Trunk” and “Backseat.” mtvU Spring Break 2012 will also receive a British invasion with The Wanted, a band with several hits across the Atlantic that is about to blow up stateside.

mtvU Spring Break 2012 marks MTV’s second-consecutive year at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas. MTV has a long-standing, close relationship with Las Vegas that’s full of big moments and epic performances. MTV’s first trip to Vegas took place in 2002 when seven strangers came together in “Real World 12: Las Vegas.” The network ruled Vegas all summer in 2005 with MTV’s “Summer On The Strip” and in 2007, the “MTV Video Music Awards” took over the Palms Casino Resort.

“Palms Casino Resort is thrilled to host MTV Spring Break 2012,” said President of Palms Casino Resort Joseph A. Magliarditi. “After a successful first year, which brought out thousands of college students, this year’s lineup of pool parties and live performances will take it to another level. Once again the Palms will be the ultimate Spring Break destination.”

Between the ages of 21-27 and want to party MTV style for spring break? Time is running out, so head to Palms Casino Resort now to secure your spot at the hottest Spring Break in 2012! Through the end of February, mtvU’s official travel provider for Spring Break, Student City, is offering a special 3-night rate for $199. For more information, visit