Back in July, the VMAs announced their 2017 nominations, led by the likes of Kendrick Lamar (eight nods), Katy Perry (five nominations) and The Weeknd (five nods). In addition, they also announced that Lamar, Katy Perry, The Weeknd, Ed Sheeran, Shawn Mendes, Fifth Harmony, Lorde and Thirty Seconds to Mars are performing.
Earlier today, the award show revealed that Gucci Mane, Khalid and Post Malone have been added to the performance lineup. The VMAs will take place live from The Forum in Inglewood, California on August 27 at 8 PM EST.
Revisit the list of nominations and check out VMAs announcement post below.
— MTV Music (@MTVMusic) August 21, 2017
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