The first performers for the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards have been announced! It should be a great show. We’ve already reported Katy Perry will be the host, and will likely perform.
Ed Sheeran, Miley Cyrus, Shawn Mendes, Lorde, The Weekend, Fifth Harmony and Thirty Seconds to Mars are also expected to perform.
Three of this year’s performers, Ed Sheeran, The Weeknd and Lorde, are all in the running for the show’s top award, Artist of the Year, competing against Bruno Mars, Kendrick Lamar, and Ariana Grande.
The 2017 MTV Video Music Awards will be broadcast on August 27th at 8 pm, live from The Forum in Inglewood, California.