Normani, Lil Nas X, Olivia Rodrigo to perform at MTV Video Music Awards 2021
- Normani will make her return to the VMAs with a performance at the Brooklyn’s Barclays Center
- Other performers include Camila Cabello, Machine Gun Kelly, Jack Harlow, Shawn Mendes and more
- The MTV VMAs will happen on September 12
The MTV VMAs are just around the corner and this year the event makes a return to Brooklyn’s Barclays Center with a star-studded line-up.
While strict COVID-19 protocols will be in place, the VMAs are looking set to make a return to the pre-Covid routine of entertainment.
The 2021 VMAs will be hosted by last year’s best new artist, Doja Cat.
The event’s 2021 edition will have Old Town Road-famed Lil Nas X, Good 4 U artist Olivia Rodrigo, Camila Cabello, Machine Gun Kelly, Jack Harlow, Shawn Mendes, Twenty One Pilots, Justin Bieber, The Kid LAROI, Foo Fighters and others ready to set the stage on fire.
One artist, however, has been creating a lot of buzz over a performance featuring her new single.
Normani is all set to mark her return to the VMAs stage this year with a TV debut performance of her brand new single Wild Side.
The Waves singer’s latest pop/R&B hit features a verse from Cardi B.
What will make for an iconic VMAs performance though will be the "Wild Side" music video which brings back Normani's longtime choreographer, Sean Bankhead.
The former Fifth Harmony member’s last act at the VMAs was in 2019 where she closed the show by performing Motivation, which was again choreographed by Bankhead.
In 2019, she won her first solo Moon Person: Best R&B Video for "Waves" featuring 6lack.
The 2021 MTV Video Music Awards will happen on September 12 ay 8 PM ET/PT. and the show will air across MTV’s linear and digital platforms in 180 countries and territories.
The nominees will be fighting for the following categories:
Video of the yearArtist of the year
Song of the year
Push performance of the year
Best Hip Hop
Best Art Direction