Miley Cyrus set to host this year’s MTV Video Music Awards, it was announced Monday.
The pop star revealed the news on social media, posting a photo of herself in a campy alien costume and wearing a sandwich sign saying, “MTV won’t let me perform” and “So I’m hosting this year’s VMA’s.”
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Cyrus’ rep and MTV both confirmed the news.
Fuck yeah VMAs!!!!! #VMAs on @MTV Aug 30 at 9pm pic.twitter.com/iiBzMm0l3C
— Miley Ray Cyrus (@MileyCyrus) July 20, 2015
Expect at least one joke about Cyrus’ 2013 Video Music Awards performance that caused controversy for her risqué dancing with Robin Thicke and brought about a national obsession with twerking.
At last year’s award show, she made headlines in a different way, sending a homeless 22-years-old onstage to accept her award for Video of the Year for her song “Wrecking Ball” as part of a campaign to raise awareness and money for homeless youth.
The Video Music Awards will air Aug. 30 at 9 p.m. on MTV.