MTV has announced rapper Kanye West will be performing at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards holding this August 26 at the Brooklyn Barclays Centre.
Kanye will be going down in history books breaking a record as he ties with music icon, Madonna as the music artiste with the most VMA performances performing seven times at different VMA events.
Kanye will be performing alongside VMA performer Lady Gaga, who will perform the new single from her highly anticipated upcoming fourth studio album, ARTPOP.
Justin Timberlake and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis lead this year’s VMA pack with six overall nominations each. Other top nominees include Bruno Mars, Pink, Robin Thicke, Miley Cyrus and Thirty Seconds to Mars.