As the 2023 MTV Video Music Awards are set to kick off at the Prudential Center in New Jersey, a star-studded lineup of performers is ready to take the stage. Wondering who will be lighting up the VMAs tonight? Here’s the rundown of the artists who will be gracing the event:
- Anitta: The Brazilian sensation known for her unique style and infectious energy.
- Cardi B: Chart-topper Cardi B, famous for her captivating performances and hit songs.
- Demi Lovato: With powerful vocals and a commanding stage presence, Lovato is sure to leave a lasting impression.
- Diddy: The hip-hop mogul, not only performing but also receiving the prestigious Global Icon Award.
- Doja Cat: Known for her genre-blending music and creative visuals, Doja Cat promises an unforgettable performance.
- Fall Out Boy: The rock band will bring their signature sound to the VMAs, adding some rock vibes to the mix.
- Karol G: A rising star in the Latin music scene, Karol G will showcase her talent on the international stage.
- Kelsea Ballerini: The country-pop sensation, known for her unique blend of genres.
- Lil Wayne: Hip-hop icon Lil Wayne will grace the stage with his lyrical prowess and undeniable charisma.
- Måneskin: Fresh off their global success, the Italian rock band will offer a taste of their electrifying performances.
- Megan Thee Stallion: Known for her fierce rhymes and dynamic stage presence, Megan is set to deliver a memorable show.
- Metro Boomin: Joining forces with A Boogie wit da Hoodie, Future, NAV, and Swae Lee, Metro Boomin promises an epic collaboration.
- Nicki Minaj: The rap icon will take the stage, adding to the excitement of the evening.
- Olivia Rodrigo: A rising star with emotional and relatable songs, Olivia Rodrigo will captivate the audience.
- Peso Pluma: An up-and-coming artist with a unique style, Peso Pluma is ready to showcase their talent.
- Shakira: A global superstar not only performing but also receiving a Video Vanguard Award in recognition of her iconic career.
- Stray Kids: Bringing their K-pop magic to the VMAs, Stray Kids will showcase their incredible talent and choreography.
- TOMORROW X TOGETHER: Another K-pop sensation, TOMORROW X TOGETHER will add to the international flavor of the event.
In addition to these incredible performances, there’s a special tribute planned for the 50th anniversary of hip-hop, featuring pioneers like DMC, Doug E. Fresh, Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, LL Cool J, Lil Wayne, and Nicki Minaj.
Many of these talented performers are also nominated for awards, adding to the excitement of the evening. So, get ready for a star-studded night at the VMAs, airing at 8 pm ET/PT. Stay tuned for all the coverage!