VMAs: Kendrick Lamar, Miley Cyrus, Ed Sheeran to Perform

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The Weeknd, Fifth Harmony, Lorde, Thirty Seconds to Mars and Shawn Mendes join host Katy Perry as artists set to take the stage at MTV's annual music awards ceremony.

Kendrick Lamar, Miley Cyrus, Ed Sheeran and The Weeknd are all set to perform at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards.

Fifth Harmony (with Gucci Mane), Lorde, Thirty Seconds to Mars and Shawn Mendes will also take the stage alongside previously announced host and performer Katy Perry.

Video Vanguard winner P!nk is also set to perform on the show

Additionally, MTV announced that Julia Michaels, Post Malone, Alessia Cara and Kyle will perform during the ceremony, as will Logic featuring Khalid (performing their single "1-800-273-8255").

Three acts will also perform remotely from Las Vegas. Demi Lovato will deliver a rendition of "Sorry Not Sorry," off of her upcoming sixth album. And Rod Stewart will join forces with DNCE for a reimagined version of his 1978 hit "Da Ya Think I'm Sexy."

Lamar leads this year's VMA nominees with eight mentions. Perry and The Weeknd are tied for the second-most VMA nominations with five each. Bruno Mars, DJ Khaled and Cara have four noms each, while Sheeran has three.

Logic is nominated for the Best Fight Against the System award, while Fifth Harmony and Mane are up for best pop song and Khalid and Michaels are up for best new artist.

The 2017 VMAs are set to air live from The Forum in Inglewood, Calif., on Sunday, Aug. 27, at 8 p.m. ET/PT. 

Aug. 10, 12:23 p.m. This story has been updated to add that Kendrick Lamar will be performing.
Aug. 21, 11:20 a.m. This story has been updated to add additional performers Julia Michaels, Post Malone, Logic, Khalid and Gucci Mane.
Aug. 23, 12:15 p.m. This story has been updated to add Las Vegas performers Rod Stewart, DNCE and Demi Lovato.
Aug. 24, 12:50 p.m. This story has been updated with Alessia Cara and Kyle performing.

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