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Yup, The '90s Really Are Back! MTV Is Bringing Back "Unplugged"

The show that personified "talent always wins."

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Chances are if you grew up in the '90s, then you probably have fond memories of watching MTV's Unplugged.


Over the years the show featured a wide range of artists. From the legendary Nirvana (who did an iconic performance)...

Frank Micelotta Archive / Getty Images Mariah Carey (whose cover of The Jackson 5's "I'll Be There" from the show gave the legendary diva her sixth No.1 single)...

MTV Jay-Z and the Roots who did an epic performance.

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Well, MTV is bringing the show back! And its first guest is none other than Shawn Mendes (who clearly who knows his way around an acoustic guitar).

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So far MTV is being mum about the other artists who'll be appearing in future episodes. But, I think we can all agree that this is a promising start to the reboot of the series!

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MTV Unplugged Shawn Mendes premieres Friday, September 8th at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT.

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