The 2018 MTV Video Music Awards are almost here, kicking off live from New York City's Radio City Music Hall at 9 p.m. ET tonight (Aug. 20). But first, the stars that will be taking the stage and in attendance will be walking the red carpet, and fans can tune in starting at 7:30 p.m. ET.
The official red carpet Pre-Show -- featuring performances from the Backstreet Boys, Bazzi and Bryce Vine -- will kick off at 8 p.m. ET on MTV, but those eager to catch the early red-carpet action can tune into Twitter to check out live stream coverage hosted by Wild 'N Out's Justina Valentine and MTV's Erik Zachary. The Pre-Show beginning at 8 p.m. will be hosted by Terrence J, Nessa and Jersey Shore Family Vacation's Paul “Pauly D” Delvecchio and Vinny Guadagnino, with Winnie Harlow serving as the red carpet fashion correspondent.