MTV VMAs: Miley Cyrus, Lady Gaga, Ariana Grande More Perform (Video)

The 2020 MTV Video Music Awards aired on MTV and sister networks Sunday night (Aug 31). Lady Gaga was a big winner, while The Weeknd won Video of the Year. Check out the FULL list of winners HERE.

The event took place in New York City this year, in outdoor settings to accommodate Covid-19 restrictions. Actress Keke Palmer hosted performances by The Weeknd, Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus, BTS, Doja Cat, Black Eyed Peas and more.

Check out performances below.

Host Keke Palmer opens the 2020 Video Music Awards from New York City.

The Weeknd Performs “Blinding Lights”

The Weeknd opened the VMAs with “Blinding Lights” which ultimately won Video of the Year.

Miley Cyrus performs Midnight Sky

Harking back to her viral “Wrecking Ball” video, Miley swings on a disco ball during her “Midnight Sky” performance. However, she remains clothed!

Lady Gaga Performs a Medley of “Chromatica II”, “Rain On Me (ft. Ariana Grande), & More

Massive 9 minute performance includes a medley of “Enigma”, “Chromatica II”, “911”, “Rain on Me” ft. Ariana Grande, and “Stupid Love.”

BTS performs “Dynamite”

KPop sensations BTS performed the catchy as heck “Dynamite” from South Korea. The boys won Best Pop, Best Group, and Best Kpop.

Doja Cat Performs “Say So” & “Like That”

Viral sensation and Push Best New Artist, Doja Cat sing “Say So” and “Like That.”

CNCO Performs “Beso”

Popular Latin band CNCO performs “Beso” outdoors at a “drive-in”

Black Eyed Peas Perform “VIDA LOCA” & “I Gotta Feeling”

Black Eyed Peas end the show with “VIDA LOCA” and “I Gotta Feeling.”


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