Nominees include Kendrick Lamar , Taylor Swift , Ed Sheeran , and Beyoncé — tune in to MTV this Sunday, Aug. 30 at 9 p.m. ET to check out the always memorable awards show for yourself. MTV has been keeping this year’s Video Music Awards performers under wraps, but the network finally spilled the beans Tuesday and announced that Pharrell, Demi Lovato, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Tori Kelly, A$AP Rocky, and Twenty One Pilots will play at the event, in addition to The Weeknd, who the network already announced . The 2015 #VMA performers in 3…2…1!
- A video promo accompanied the announcement.
- Additional performers will be announced at a later date, MTV said in a statement.
- MTV also released info that Kanye West would receive the Video Vanguard Award during Sunday’s show, and he is expected to perform in support of the honor as well.