Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. Sunday night.Reuters

The pop culture event of the year, MTV Video Music Awards (VMA), will take place this year in California on Sunday, 24 August.

Rachel Antonoff will host the MTV VMA's red carpet event live on Sunday night starting at 9 pm from The Forum in Inglewood, California. The show will be aired live on

The 31st annual MTV VMA Award show will witness some power pack performances by A-list celebrities. Pop stars Ariana Grande, Nicki Minaj and Jessie J will kick start the award show with their performance.

Some of the biggest names in the music industry and Hollywood, including Kim Kardashian, Demi Lovato, Gwen Stefani, Lorde, Miley Cyrus, Jason Derulo, Dylan O'Brien, Trey Songz, Nina Dobrev, and Orange Is the New Black's Taylor Schilling, Laverne Cox and Uzo Aduba among others will be seen attending the event on Sunday.


Other celebs who will perform at the event are Usher, Taylor Swift, Zedd, Nicki Minaj, Iggy Azalea, Rita Ora, Beyoncé, Maroon 5, Usher, 5 Seconds Of Summer, and Grande, along with pre-Show performers Fifth Harmony.

"It's a great opportunity for hot blondes to stick up for each other," Ora told MTV during rehearsals, according to US Weekly. "Me and Iggy are so excited about this song."

Beyonce will be honoured with the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award on Sunday.

For more information on the voting details, performances and nominations, click here.

Where to Watch Live

The event will be broadcast live from The Forum on Sunday night and will start at around 9 pm EST. Viewers can watch the show via live streaming, through MTV's official website, here.

Viewers can also follow their official Facebook and Twitter pages to get live updates about the show. For behind the scenes information and pictures, click here and for videos, click here.