VH1

VH1 (stylized as Vl+1, sometimes as VH-1 and originally an initialism of Video Hits One) is an American cable television network based in New York City that is owned by Viacom Music and Entertainment Group, a unit of the Viacom Media Networks division of Viacom. It launched on January 1, 1985, in the old space of Turner Broadcasting System’s short-lived Cable Music Channel. A leading brand in entertainment for over 20 years, VH1 is your go-to spot for the hottest pop culture, reality, music and lifestyle news. With hit shows like the Love & Hip Hop franchise and a strong voice online, VH1 has a little bit of everything.