MTV announced global superstar Nicki Minaj will return to the “VMAs” in a special performance, performing remotely from an iconic location in New York.
Afrojack and Martin Garrix are bringing the party to Rotterdam on 6 November for the 2016 MTV EMAs. Dance music icon Afrojack returns as a performer in his native Netherlands, and this will be the third EMAs performance for the 2012 “Best Dutch Act” EMA winner. Up this year for the “Best Electronic” honour, Afrojack has lent his production skills to tracks like David Guetta’s no. 1 smash “Titanium (feat. Sia)” and co-created major hits for such artists as Beyoncé, Pitbull, Ne-Yo and Nicki Minaj. The World’s No. 1 DJ Martin Garrix will return to his Dutch roots to light up the stage. Joining the party are celebrity presenters from around the world, including actresses and stars of the forthcoming action blockbuster xXx: Return of Xander Cage Nina Dobrev and Deepika Padukone; global supermodel Jourdan Dunn; Canadian activist and catwalker Winnie Harlow; and rapper, actor and current star of Netflix’s The Get Down Jaden Smith.
Ariana Grande will make a triumphant return to the VMA stage with superstar Nicki Minaj, at the 2016 “MTV Video Music Awards.” The fierce female duo will perform “Side to Side” off Grande’s third full-length album, “Dangerous Woman.” American artist/producer duo, The Chainsmokers, will perform their current #1 hit single “Closer” alongside fan-favourite chanteuse and collaborator, Halsey. “Closer” is also nominated as a Song of Summer contender for this year’s show along with the duo’s previous single “Don’t Let Me Down,” which is nominated for Best Electronic Video. Platinum-selling Atlanta rapper Future will take to the VMA stage for the first time. The 2016 VMAs will air LIVE from New York’s iconic Madison Square Garden for the first time ever on Monday, 29 August at 8am (TH/WIB) and 9am (MY/PH/SG). It will air on MTV LIVE HD on Tuesday, 30 August at 7.30pm (TH/WIB) and 8.30pm (HK/MY/PH/SG).
530px-Nicki_Minaj,_2011Nicki Minaj’s comedy series that’s based on her life has finally found the actress who will play the singer before she became a big star.
Nicki Minaj and ABC Family are teaming up to bring a half-hour comedy series based on the music artist’s life. The single camera TV show will follow the immigration of Minaj’s family from Trinidad and her childhood life in Queens in the 1990s.