The 2016 MTV VMAs is sure to deliver plenty of memorable moments. In addition to Rihanna accepting the coveted Video Vanguard Award, as well as Kanye West’s reported free reign on stage, the ceremony will feature many can’t-miss performances by some of the biggest names in music. You have Future, Britney Spears and G-Eazy, Ariana Grande and Nicki Minaj, Nick Jonas and Ty Dolla $ign, as well as the one and only Beyoncé, whose performance was confirmed just hours before the at the show’s broadcast.
Clearly, there’s going to be a lot for viewers to take in, so we’ll be rounding up each of the night’s performances as they happen below. Be sure to check back for updates throughout the evening.
Ariana Grande and Nicki Minaj, “Side to Side”