How to Stream MTV Classic On Roku [Possible Ways]

MTV Classic on Roku

MTV Classic is one of the many channels owned by the ViacomCBS network. MTV is rebranded as MTV Classic recently. It offers various TV shows and series like Teen Wolf, Finding Carter, Teen Mom, Awkward, Guy Code, and Wild ‘N Out. Apart from that, you can also watch various shows and music videos. It is one of the top American pay-TV channels. If you want to stream the shows live or on-demand, you might need a cable or satellite TV subscription provider. Let us see how to add and use MTV Classic on Roku.

MTV app is available on the Roku Channel Store. You will need a cable or satellite TV service provider subscription in order to stream the contents. You can also stream without cable by installing participating streaming service providers like fuboTV, Hulu, and more.

How to Install MTV Classic On Roku

1. Boot up your Roku streaming device and connect it to the internet.

2. Press the home button to go to the home screen.

3. Choose the Streaming Channels option.

Roku Home Screen

4. Select Search Channels.

Roku Channel Store

5. Type MTV on the search screen and select the app.

6. Then, click on the Add Channel button.

7. Now, tap Go To Channel to open the MTV app. The MTV activation code will appear on the screen.

8. Go to the MTV activation website.

9. Enter the MTV activation code and click Continue.

Activate MTV Classic On Roku

10. The MTV app on your Roku will refresh and start loading the contents.

MTV Classic On Roku

Alternative Ways to stream MTV Classic On Roku


Starter Pack: 115+ channels at $64.99/month; Elite Pack: $79.99/month for 150+ live TV channels.

Fubo TV

Install fuboTV on Roku and log in with your account details to stream various live TV channels and on-demand content. You can enjoy MTV with the active subscription and 100+ other live TV channels and sports channels.


Entertainment Pack – $69.99/month for 65+ live TV channels; Choice Pack – $64.99/month for 90+ live TV channels; Ultimate – $94.99/month for 130+ live TV channels; Premier – $139.99/month for 140+ live TB channels.


AT&T TV is one of the largest streaming service providers that offers 100+ live TV channels and 65000+ on-demand content to stream with the right subscription packs. You can enjoy MTV on Roku and 20+ other devices simultaneously.

YouTube TV

It costs $64.99/month with commercials, and you get an ad-free plan by subscribing to YouTube Premium additionally $11.99/month.

YouTube TV

YouTube TV on Roku offers MTV Classic live TV channel along with 85+ other live TV channels. It offers various channels like TBS, ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, ESPN, HGTV, TNT, and E!. You can stream on three devices simultaneously.


Basic Hulu + Live TV – $64.99/month; Ad-free Premium Hulu + Live TV – $70.99/month.


Yet another best option to stream MTV Classic is to get Hulu on Roku. It offers various live TV channels like MSNBC, NBC, CNBC, TBS, and more. It offers 65+ live TV channels and can stream on three devices simultaneously.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. How do I watch MTV on my Roku?

You can install the MTV app from the Roku Channel Store.

2. Is the MTV app free?

The MTV app is free to download. But to stream MTV videos, you need to have an active live TV subscription.