Olivia Rodrigo, Machine Gun Kelly and More to Perform at 2021 MTV VMAs


Olivia Rodrigo is set to take the stage for the first time at the MTV Video Music Awards.

The “drivers license” singer is nominated for the first time as well.  She scored five nods including Artist of the Year, Best New Artist and Song of the Year.

Machine Gun Kelly, who is nominated for the Best Alternative award again after winning the category last year, will perform his new single “papercuts” for the first time.

Other stars slated to perform include Camila Cabello, Lorde, and Lil Nas X.

Fans can vote for nominees at vma.mtv.com through Friday, Sept. 3.

The 2021 MTV VMAs will air live from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York on Sunday, Sept. 12 at 8 p.m. ET on MTV, MTV 2, CMT, Comedy Central, Logo, Nickelodeon, Paramount Network, Pop, TV Land, VH1 and The CW Network.