Top Dawg Entertainment’s Kendrick Lamar is not only leading the upcoming MTV Video Music Awards but now he’s slated to perform. The hip-hop stud will reportedly perform for the first time as an individual headliner.
According to reports, the hip-hop star will bless the stage with other confirmed performers like The Weeknd and Miley Cyrus.
Kendrick Lamar will take the stage at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards, marking his first performance as a solo headliner. The rapper joins fellow performers Katy Perry, The Weeknd, Miley Cyrus, Ed Sheeran, Lorde, Fifth Harmony, Thirty Seconds to Mars, and Shawn Mendes on Aug. 27 at the Forum in Inglewood, Calif. Perry will also host the show. (Variety)
In late July, buzz developed about Lamar landing eight nominations and leading the VMAs.
Lamar recently hit up Instagramk to show off his recently released DAMN. album’s double platinum plaque.
Last month, Top Dawg Entertainment acknowledged Lamar’s Section.80 album anniversary.