The 2021 MTV Music Video Awards air tonight. The star-studded checklist of performs contains Olivia Rodrigo, Justin Bieber, Kacey Musgraves, and Doja Cat.
The awards began again in 1984, with Bette Midler and Dan Akroyd internet hosting the first-ever show. Since then, the VMAs have turn out to be generally known as the “Super Bowl for Youth,” for the staggering quantity of younger viewers it attracts yearly. The iconic “Moonman” trophies have turn out to be a coveted award for artists.
Here’s the whole lot it’s worthwhile to find out about tonight’s show, together with the place, when, and methods to watch.
When & How to Watch the MTV VMA Awards
The 2021 VMA Awards will air at 8 p.m. Eastern Time on Sunday, September 12. The show will run till 11 p.m. Eastern time. Following the published, the Awards will air once more at 11 p.m. Eastern time and a pair of a.m. Eastern time.
You can watch the VMAs on MTV or stream it on MTV.com with a legitimate cable login. Other on-line streaming providers that permit you to watch the VMAs are Paramount+, Sling TV, YouTube TV, FuboTV, and Hulu + Live TV.
Doja Cat will host the show in addition to carry out.
Who Is Performing Tonight?
Tonight’s VMA Awards will characteristic a slew of highly-anticipated performances. Former “Fifth Harmony” stars Camila Cabello and Normani will each carry out. Cabello, who just lately performed the titular position in a brand new “Cinderella” adaptation, will carry out her new single, “Don’t Go Yet.”
Singer-songwriter Kacey Musgraves will carry out “Star-Crossed,” the title observe of her new album. The album is accompanied by a movie directed by Bardia Zeinali.
Here is the total checklist of performers for tonight’s show:
- Alicia Keys and Swae Lee
- Camila Cabello
- Doja Cat
- Ed Sheeran
- Lil Nas X and Jack Harlow
- Kacey Musgraves
- The Kid Laroi and Justin Bieber
- Kim Petras
- Machine Gun Kelly and Travis Barker
- Olivia Rodrigo
- Polo G
- Swedish House Mafia
- Tainy and Shawn Mendes
- Twenty One Pilots
Who are the Nominees for the Top Awards?
Perhaps probably the most coveted VMA Awards are Video of the Year, Artist of the Year, Song of the Year, and Best New Artist. Who is nominated for these awards and who’s more likely to take dwelling the Moonman in these classes?
Nominated for Video of the Year are Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion (WAP), DJ Khaled and Drake (Popstar), Doja Cat and SZA (Kiss Me More), Ed Sheeran (Bad Habits), Lil Nas X (Montero (Call Me By Your Name)), and The Weeknd (Save Your Tears). The award will doubtless go to both WAP or Montero (Call Me By Your Name).
Nominated for Artist of the Year are Ariana Grande, Doja Cat, Justin Bieber, Megan Thee Stallion, Olivia Rodrigo, and Taylor Swift. It looks like it may be breakthrough artist Olivia Rodrigo’s flip to win this one.
Nominated for Song of the Year are 24kGoln and Iann Dior (Mood), Bruno Mars, Anderson Paak, and Silk Sonic (Leave the Door Open), BTS (Dynamite), Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion (WAP), Dua Lipa (Levitating), and Olivia Rodrigo (Drivers License). Ok-Pop band BTS has a very good shot at taking dwelling this award.
Nominated for Best New Artist are24kGoldn, Giveon, The Kid LAROI, Olivia Rodrigo, Polo G, and Saweetie. Again, Rodrigo goes to be onerous to beat.
See the total checklist of nominees right here. Tune in to the VMAs tonight at 8 p.m. Eastern.