Nicki Minaj: VMAs Pre-Show Performance!
This will be the first-ever televised solo performance from Young Money’s first lady — and we can’t wait!!!
Beginning Tuesday, September 7th, Nicki will launch a Twitter contest in which ten lucky fans will win a front row spot to watch her performance. Winners will be announced on Friday, September 10th.
“I am truly honored to be a part of this year’s VMAs,” Nicki says. “Just yesterday I was an underground female rapper. See Barbz? Dreams do come true.”
As previously announced, comedienne Chelsea Handler will host the show and Linkin Park, Usher, Paramore, Eminem, Kanye West, Justin Bieber, Drake, B.o.B and Florence + The Machine will perform, along with Travie McCoy, Jason Derulo and Robyn who will take the stage with this year’s VMA house artist, deadmau5. In addition, Nicki, Ke$ha, Emma Stone, Penn Badgley, Ashley Greene, Selena Gomez, Ne-Yo, Trey Songz, and The Social Network’s Justin Timberlake, Jesse Eisenberg and Andrew Garfield are confirmed to present.