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The MTV VMAs will happen on September 12.
The awards present will air dwell from New Jersey.
Performers embody Demi Lovato, Lil Wayne, Doja Cat and extra.
Nicki Minaj will host and carry out.
One of music’s largest nights of the 12 months can be on the Prudential Center in New Jersey on September 12: the 2023 MTV Video Music Awards. Demi Lovato, Karol G, MåneSki Glasses gogglesn and Stray Kids had been introduced on August 22 as the primary spherical of stars who will carry out on the present. Lil Wayne, Kelsea Ballerini, and extra had been revealed as new performers on Aug. 31. Nicki Minaj was introduced because the host and one of many performers on September 8.
Taylor Swift leads the pack of nominees with eight nominations, adopted by SZA, Doja Cat, Kim Petras, Miley Cyrus, and Nicki Minaj with six nominations apiece. Last 12 months’s VMAs had been hosted by Nicki, LL Cool J, and Jack Harlow. The performers included Lizzo, Blackpink, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Bad Bunny, Panic! At The Disco, and extra. We don’t know the host but for the 2023 VMAs, however we do know that the present will characteristic many mind-blowing performances. Ahead of the 2023 present, right here’s a working listing of all of the wonderful acts slated to carry out through the occasion.
Nicki Minaj is reprising her twin position as host and performer on the 2023 VMAs. She is about to carry out her new single “Last Time I Saw You” on the present for the primary time. Nicki gained “Best Hip Hop” and was the recipient of the coveted Video Vanguard Award on the 2022 VMAs. She boasts a complete of 25 general VMA nominations, together with six nods this 12 months.
Fall Out Boy
Fall Out Boy (Photo: Courtesy of Paramount)
Fall Out Boy will mild up the stage on the 2023 VMAs. The multi-platinum rock group first electrified the stage with “Sugar, We’re Goin’ Down” in 2005 and once more two years later with “Shut Up And Drive” that includes Rihanna. Boasting a powerful 16 “VMAs” nods general, the band will look so as to add to their trophy assortment with nominations for “Best Visual Effects” and “Best Alternative” from their eighth studio album, So Much (For) Stardust.
Metro Boomin (Courtesy of Paramount)
Diamond-certified artist & producer Metro Boomin will mark his first-ever VMAs efficiency with the published debut of his two hit singles “Superhero (Heroes & Villains)” with Future and “Calling” with A Boogie Wit da Hoodie, Swae Lee and NAV. Metro Boomin is up for 4 VMAs this 12 months, together with “Album of the Year.”
Peso Pluma (Photo: Courtesy of Paramount)
Peso Pluma will the stage for his inaugural VMAs efficiency and compete for his first Moon Person, contending in three distinguished classes: “Best New Artist,” “Best Latin” and “Song of the summer time (Summer is right here SALE).” Peso has the largest música Mexicana album “Genesis” of all time.
Lil Wayne performing in August 2023. (Andrew H. Walker/Shutterstock)
The rapper is returning to the VMAs stage for the primary time in additional than a decade. The 5x Grammy winner can be performing his new single “Kat Food,” which is dropping on Sept. 1. Lil Wayne is a two-two VMAs winner. He gained his first Moon Person in 2008, after which his second in 2012. He’s nominated for Best Hip Hop Video this 12 months for his “Kant Nobody” video with Swizz Beatz and DMX.
Doja Cat acting at Coachella. (Matt Cowan/Shutterstock)
Doja Cat will make her return to the VMA stage after internet hosting the present in 2021. The international celebrity is a 4x VMAs winner. The “Been Like This” singer is nominated for five awards at this 12 months’s present, together with “Best Video of the Year” and “Artist of the Year.” She final took dwelling a Moon Person in 2022 for “Best Choreography.”
Kelsea Ballerini performing in New York City. (Erik Pendzich/Shutterstock)
Kelsea Ballerini will take the MTV stage for a show-stopping efficiency through the 2023 present. This efficiency would be the world premiere of one among her tracks off her expanded EP Rolling Up The Welcome Mat (For Good). Her 2023 efficiency can be her first-ever look on the VMA stage — and in addition her thirtieth birthday.
Anitta performing in June 2023. (Giuseppe Maffia/NurPhoto/Shutterstock)
Anitta can be performing a medley of hits from her newest launch Funk Generation: A Favela Love Story. The international sensation is returning to the VMAs following her first look on the iconic awards present final 12 months. She made historical past along with her first VMA win as the one Brazilian to ever take dwelling an MTV Moon Person. Anitta is nominated once more this 12 months within the “Best Latin” class.
TOMORROW X TOGETHER
TOMORROW X TOGETHER acting at Lollapalooza. (Timothy Hiatt/Shutterstock)
The former MTV PUSH artists will carry out their brand-new single and make historical past with their VMAs debut through the 2023 present. They’ll be the primary Okay-pop band to cross-genre for a world efficiency with Anitta. The group is nominated for “Best Okay-Pop” and “Push Performance of the Year.”
Demi Lovato (Photo: Steve Sands/NewYorkNewswire/Bauer-Griffin/Shutterstock)
Demi Lovato, a 14x nominee, is performing on the VMAs for the primary time in six years. She’ll carry out on the present three days earlier than the discharge of her extremely anticipated new album, Revamped, which options rock variations of her hit songs. Demi’s many unforgettable VMAs moments embody her 2015 stage debut with “Cool for the summer time (Summer is right here SALE)” and 2017 efficiency of “Sorry Not Sorry.” She’s up for 2 classes this 12 months: “Best Pop” and “Video for Good.”
Karol G (Photo: John Salangsang/Shutterstock)
Karol G will make her first-ever look on MTV’s iconic stage on the 2023 VMAs. The history-making songstress, who holds the title as the primary lady to ever debut at #1 on the Billboard 200 chart with a Spanish-language album, will break from her first-ever stadium tour to compete for her first ‘VMAs’ win after incomes 3x nominations this 12 months together with “Artist of the Year.”
MåneSki Glasses gogglesn
ManeSki Glasses gogglesn (Photo: FABIO FRUSTACI/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock)
MåneSki Glasses gogglesn is performing on the VMAs for the second 12 months in a row. The globally dominating rockers are returning to the MTV stage for the world premiere efficiency of their forthcoming new single “HONEY (ARE YOU COMING?),” releasing September 1st. As their newest album RUSH! is about to surpass the 1 billion streams.
Stray Kids (Photo: Seokyong Lee/Penta Press/Shutterstock)
Global Okay-Pop experts Stray Kids will mark their first-ever ‘VMAs’ efficiency with the US broadcast premiere of “S-CLASS,” off their newest record-breaking #1 album 5-STAR. The group additionally competes to take dwelling their first MTV Moon Person for “Best Okay-Pop,” the identical class which earned them their first “VMAs” nomination in 2022.
Voting for the 2023 MTV VMAs is now open. Fans can vote for his or her favorites throughout 15 gender-neutral classes, together with the highly-coveted “Video of the Year,” offered by Burger King®, by visiting vote.mtv.com by means of Friday, September 1st; voting for “Best New Artist” will stay lively into the present on Tuesday, September twelfth. Nominations for social classes together with “Group of the Year” and “Song of summer time (Summer is right here SALE)” offered by M&M’S®, can be introduced at a later date. The MTV VMAs will air dwell on September 12, 2023, at 8pm ET/PT on MTV.