Nicki Minaj is coming to the VMAs.
MTV announced that Nicki will deliver a special performance from “an iconic location in New York.”
The performance coincides with the release of her new album, Queen, which drops on Aug 17 — the Friday before the show.
The announcement notes that “It will also be the first time a major awards show will televise a performance from the surprise location.”
Previously announced performers include Ariana Grande, Travis Scott, Shawn Mendes, Post Malone, and Logic with Ryan Tedder.
Jennifer Lopez will be honored with the “Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award”; she will also perform on the show for the first time since 2001.
Don’t miss the MTV VMAs Monday, August 20 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT.