The 2020 MTV Video Music Awards are already shaping up to be an epic night.


MTV announced that nominees BTS, Doja Cat and J Balvin are among the first batch of artists slated to perform at the annual fan-voted awards show, which will air live on Aug. 30 at 8 p.m. ET.

全球音乐电视台宣布被提名的防弹少年团、Doja Cat和J Balvin将是年度粉丝投票颁奖典礼上第一批出场表演的嘉宾,典礼定于美国东部时间8月30日晚8点进行直播。

The show will mark BTS' first-ever VMAs performance and the TV debut of their upcoming English-only single, “Dynamite,” set to be released on Aug. 21.


In addition to performing, BTS is up for three nominations in the best pop, best K-pop and best choreography categories. Doja Cat also has three nominations in the song of the year, PUSH best new artist and best direction categories.

防弹少年团不仅要上台表演,还获得了三项提名,包括最佳流行、最佳 K-POP和最佳编舞。Doja Cat也获得了三项提名,包括年度最佳歌曲、最佳推介新人和最佳导演。

Balvin, meanwhile, has four nominations: one for best collaboration and three in the best latin category.


Ariana Grande and Lady Gaga lead this year’s nominations with nine nods each, closely followed by Billie Eilish and The Weeknd with six nominations.

爱莉安娜·格兰德和Lady Gaga今年获得提名最多,每人有9项提名。紧随其后的是比莉·艾利什和威肯,二人分获6项提名。

Along with the usual categories — including video of the year, artist of the year, song of the year, best collaboration and more — MTV has added two new categories aimed at honoring music created during the pandemic: best music video from home and best quarantine performance.