Lil Nas X, Lizzo, Shawn Mendes, Bad Bunny to perform at VMAs Performances for the upcoming VMAs were announced on Wednesday (August 14) Camila Cabello, Shawn Mendes, Lil Nas X, and J Balvin will join Taylor Swift. Lizzo, Bad Bunny and Rosalia will also hit the VMA stage. Not only will they perform but the performers stand to take a Moonman or two, Camila is nominated for four, her boo thang, Shawn Mendes is nominated for five while Lil Nas X has eight nominations. Taylor Swift and Ariana Grande tie for the most nominations at 10. In other VMA news, Missy Elliott will receive the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award. The VMAs air on MTV August 26th and will be hosted by comedian and actor Sebastian Maniscalco. Which VMA artist are you rooting for?