The 2021 MTV VMAs just unveiled their first five performers!
The annual awards show will be returning to Brooklyn, New York with a live audience on 12 September, 8 PM EST (13 September, 8 AM SGT/PHT). On the lineup so far are pop sensation Lorde, breakout star Olivia Rodrigo, chart-topping rapper Lil Nas X, Cuban-American pop singer Camila Cabello, and American rapper, actor, and singer, Machine Gun Kelly.
🚨 #VMA PERFORMER ANNOUNCEMENT 🚨— MTV (@MTV) August 18, 2021
I wouldn’t miss it if I were you… the 2021 @vmas are Sunday, September 12 at 8p on MTV! pic.twitter.com/soQuCLFZaG
The announced performers (with the exception of Cabello) are also nominated for different categories, alongside the likes of BTS, SEVENTEEN, Saweetie, Doja Cat, Bella Poarch, and more. Fans can vote for their favourite acts here.