Here's who will perform at the 2021 VMAs

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Doja Cat, Shawn Mendes and Chloe Bailey are just some of the acts set to entertain fans at the 2021 MTV VMAs.

The first lot of artists performing on the night was revealed last week, with a new batch added to the line-up on Tuesday.

The VMAs will be taking place on 12 September at Brooklyn's Barclays Centre. Justin Bieber leads the pack this year with seven nominations, followed closely by Megan Thee Stallion with six.

Here are all the performers announced so far: 

Chloe Bailey

One half of the duo Chloe X Halle, this year Chloe will be hitting the VMAs stage alone, making her debut as a solo performer with her single Have Mercy.

Doja Cat

Doja returns to the VMA stage as a performer for the second time. The singer is also nominated Video of the Year, Artist of the Year, Best Collaboration, Best Art Direction, and Best Visual Effects.

Shawn Mendes

This will be Shawn Mendes' fourth time performing on the VMAs stage. The Canadian star will perform his latest single, Summer of Love.

Twenty One Pilots

Twenty One Pilots returns to the VMAs stage for the first time since 2015. The Duo, who is nominated in the Best Alternative category, will perform their track, Saturday.

Lil Nas X

Lil Nas X promises an incredible performance as he makes his way back to the VMAs for the first time since 2019.

Camila Cabello

Camila Cabello will be entertaining fans with a live rendition of her latest hit, Don't Let Go.


The last time Lorde performed at the VMAs was in 2017. This year the singer returns with brand-new music.

Machine Gun Kelly

Machine Gun Kelly will deliver his first-ever live performance of his new track, Papercuts, on the VMAs stage.

Olivia Rodrigo

Olivia makes her debut as a VMA performer, taking to stage with her hit Good 4 U.

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