Lil Nas X & Lizzo To Perform At 2019 MTV Video Music Awards

Several acts will be part of the televised event on August 26.

(AllHipHop News) MTV released a list of performers set for the 2019 Video Music Awards. Best New Artist contenders Lil Nas X and Lizzo will hit the stage at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey.

"PERFORMING PANINI AT THE VMAS IS THIS YEAR!! IM PUTTING A LOT INTO THIS PERFORMANCE SO YALL BETTER WATCH!! 😡," tweeted Lil Nas. Lizzo wrote on Twitter, "YALL READY? 😇."

The two rhymers will be joined by Taylor Swift, Camila Cabello, Shawn Mendes, J Balvin, Bad Bunny, and Rosalía at the ceremony. Missy Elliott will receive the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award, and the Hip Hop icon will also perform on the show.

Swift and fellow Pop star Ariana Grande go into the night with the most nominations with ten nods each. Lil Nas X was nominated 8 times. The 20-year-old Georgia native's "Old Town Road" featuring Billy Ray Cyrus is competing for Video Of The Year, Song Of The Year, Best Collaboration, Best Hip Hop, Best Direction, Best Editing, and Best Art Direction.