Also on the list of performers in this year's no-host show: Lil Wayne, Adele, Pit Bull, Tony Bennett (taking part in an Amy Winehouse tribute), Bruno Mars, and Chris Brown. is comfirming that hip-hop kings Jay-Z and Kanye West, who just released their collaboration album Watch The Throne will be hitting the stage as a total "surprise" performance.
The 2011 Video Music Awards will take place on MTV this Sunday night at 9/8C, and music fans have at least one worthwhile reason to tune in to the one night a year when "Music Television" pays any attention to music itself: Jay-Z and Kanye West will be appearing at the event, and are expected to perform.
The 2011 MTV Video Music Awards will take place at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. The awards will be broadcast live tonight at 9 p.m. EST on MTV.