Guadalajara to host VMAs Latin America

Ceremony will be 15th in the region

MEXICO CITY -- MTV has selected Guadalajara, Mexico's mariachi and tequila capital, to host the seventh edition of the Video Music Awards Latin America.

The awards ceremony, which commemorates MTV's 15th anniversary in the region, will take place Oct. 16 at the Telmex Auditorium. It will air live on MTV Latin America and MTV Tres in the U.S.

Talent and nominees will be announced later.