The 2011 MTV Video Music Awards which honors the best music videos from the previous year will air live on Sunday, 28 August at 9PM from Nokia Theater in Los Angeles, US.
Almost all preparations for this important event are well-done including announcements of the 2011 MTV VMA nominations, presenters, and performers.
The 2011 MTV Video Music Awards will attract more than 1.2 billion viewers via MTV's global network of more than 60 channels. Last year, the event show had a total of 11.4 million viewers, marking the network’s best deliveries for any MTV telecast since the 2002 VMAs as well as the third most watched telecast in MTV's history.
The 2011 MTV Video Music Awards is considered as one of the most important music events this year
Viewers can vote for general VMA categories, including “Video of the Year”, “Best Male Video”, “Best Female Video” and “Best New Artist” by visiting vma.mtv.com online or m.mtv.com on their mobile phone.
“Wizards of Waverly Place” actress Selena Gomez and Reality TV star Kim Kardashian along with Jonah Hill, Rick Ross, Seth Rogen, and Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All have been announced as the presenters of the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards
The performers of the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards include Adele, Chris Brown, Lil Wayne, Bruno Mars and Young the Giant.
American singer-songwriter and record producer Bruno Mars
“I am excited about my nominations and to be back on the VMA stage. I have a special performance planned for my wonderful fans.” American R&B singer Chris Brown said
English singer-songwriter Adele
“Being a nominee and performer on the VMAs once again is an honor because everyone doesn't get that opportunity.” American rapper Lil Wayne said
American rock band Young the Giant (Sameer Gadhia, Jacob Tilley, Eric Cannata, Payam Doostzadeh, François Comtois). “We are extremely excited and absolutely honored to be asked to perform at this year’s MTV Video Music Awards. It will be without a doubt, a monumental experience for us and one we will never forget.” Young The Giant told
The 2011 MTV Video Music Awards Promo