MTV VMAs: Nick Jonas Performs "Levels"

Miley Cyrus hosted the show at L.A.'s Microsoft Theater.

Nick Jonas performed his new song "Levels" during the MTV Video Music Awards' preshow Sunday night at Los Angeles' Microsoft Theater.

The singer began his performance wearing an all-black outfit, complete with sunglasses. He walked and danced throughout the preshow area for fans and was accompanied by a group of female backup dancers donning astronaut-themed outfits.

After his performance, he was asked what keeps him going: "It's the amazing fans."

Jonas was up for best male video for "Chains."

Miley Cyrus hosted the 2015 awards, with featured performances by Justin Bieber, The Weeknd, Tori Kelly, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Pharrell, Nicki Minaj and Twenty One Pilots with ASAP Rocky.