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Lil Wayne, Doja Cat, Tomorrow X Together To Perform At MTV VMAs

Anitta and Kelsea Ballerini will also take the stage at Sept. 12 event
A "Moon Man" trophy is seen during the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards Press Junket at Madison Square Garden on August 25, 2016 in New York City. The 2016 MTV Video Music Awards will be held on August 28, 2016 at the Madison Square Garden in New York. / AFP / Angela WEISS (Photo credit should read ANGELA WEISS/AFP via Getty Images)

Lil Wayne, Doja Cat, Anitta, Kelsea Ballerini, and Korean supergroup Tomorrow X Together highlight the latest batch of musicians tapped to perform at this year’s MTV Video Music Awards, which will take place Sept. 12 at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. They join previously announced performers Demi Lovato, Karol G, Måneskin, and Stray Kids.

Lil Wayne’s performance will be his first at the VMAs in more than a decade. As previously reported, Shakira will receive the Video Vanguard Award and will celebrate with a performance of her own.

Taylor Swift leads the field with eight nominations at this year’s ceremony, followed by SZA, and Doja Cat, Olivia Rodrigo, Miley Cyrus, Nicki Minaj, Kim Petras, and Sam Smith with five each. For a full list of nominees and to vote, click here.

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