MTV released the full lineup of presenters, performers, and attendees for the 2015 Video Music Awards, airing this Sunday, August 30 at 9/8c. Airing LIVE from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California, it’s sure to be a fun-filled night of surprises and stunts!
STARRING: Miley Cyrus, Host
Kanye West, Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award Recipient
Nicki Minaj, VMA Performer and Nominee
Justin Bieber, VMA Performer and Nominee
Pharrell Williams, VMA Performer
Demi Lovato, VMA Performer
Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, VMA Performer
The Weeknd, VMA Performer and Nominee
Tori Kelly, VMA Performer
A$AP Rocky, VMA Performer
Twenty One Pilots, VMA Performer
Taylor Swift, World Premiere of “Wildest Dreams” music video and Nominee
Nick Jonas, VMA Pre-Show Performer and Nominee
WALK THE MOON, VMA Pre-Show Performer and Nominee
Kelly Osbourne, Sway and “Girl Code Live” stars, Carly Aquilino, Nessa Diab and Nora “Awkwafina” Lum, Pre-Show Hosts
Britney Spears, Presenter Rebel Wilson, Presenter Ice Cube, Presenter
O’Shea Jackson, Jr. Presenter Emily Ratajowski, Presenter John Legend, Presenter
Jussie Smollett, Presenter Kylie Jenner, Presenter Miguel, Presenter
NE-YO, Presenter Rita Ora, Presenter Serayah, Presenter
Big Sean, Nominee Bruno Mars, Nominee Charlie Puth, Nominee
Colbie Caillat, Nominee E-40, Nominee Fall Out Boy – Pete Wentz & Patrick Stump, Nominee
Fifth Harmony, Nominee FKA Twigs, Nominee Mark Ronson, Nominee
OMI, Nominee Nick Jonas, Nominee Taylor Swift, Nominee
Vance Joy, Nominee Wale, Nominee WALK THE MOON, Nominee
Pop culture and style icon Kelly Osbourne will host the hour-long 2015 “MTV VMA Red Carpet” live pre-show alongside MTV’s own Sway and “Girl Code Live” stars, Carly Aquilino, Nessa Diab and Nora “Awkwafina” Lum on Sunday, August 30 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT leading into the VMAs at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT.
Taylor Swift will introduce the world premiere of her new music video, “Wildest Dreams.”
Nick Jonas is set to turn up the party with a first-time-ever, headlining rendition of his brand-new song, “Levels,” and WALK THE MOON will kick off the pre-show with a highly-anticipated performance of their VMA-nominated smash, “Shut Up and Dance.”
Adding to the red carpet extravaganza, social media superstar Todrick Hall from MTV’s new series, “Todrick,” will perform customized tributes for all of the “Video of the Year” nominees. And, to top it off, fans are sure to get a total case of the “feels” when they catch the red carpet puppies that’ll be sporting some of the most iconic looks from past VMA attendees. That’s right, live puppies in cute outfits!
Who are you excited to see on the live pre-show and award show? Leave comments below.