BTS, The Weeknd, Doja Cat and more to perform at the 2020 VMAs

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  • MTV has revealed the line-up for the 2020 VMAs.
  • Artists like The Weeknd, BTS, Maluma and Doja Cat will be hitting the stage on the night.
  • The 2020 VMAs is the first major award show to be hosted live at a physical venue after the coronavirus outbreak.


The 2020 MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) is just around the corner, and the show has a hot line-up of performers.

According to Billboard, on Tuesday 11 August the VMAs announced an additional four artists who will be hitting the stage, after releasing the initial list toward the end of last week. 

The Weeknd, Maluma, Roddy Ricch and Latin boyband CNCO, have all been added to the show. They join artists like BTS, Doja Cat and J Balvin who were already on the bill. 

Actor and singer Keke Palmer will host the show. The star was joined by her on-screen persona, True Jackson, when she made the announcement via Instagram recently. 

The 2020 VMAs will be the first major award show to be hosted live at a physical venue after the coronavirus outbreak. The event will take place at the Barclays Centre in Brooklyn, New York on 30 August.

Leading the pack with nominees this year is Ariana Grande and Lady Gaga who have nine nods each. 

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