main show performers

  • Nicki Minaj & Taylor Swift
    "Trini Dem Girls" / "The Night Is Still Young" /" Bad Blood"
  • Macklemore & Ryan Lewis ft. Eric Nally, Melle Mel, Kool Moe Dee & Grandmaster Caz
    "Downtown"
  • The Weeknd
    "Can't Feel My Face"
  • Demi Lovato ft. Iggy Azalea
    "Cool for the Summer"
  • Justin Bieber
    "Where Are Ü Now" / "What Do You Mean?"
  • Tori Kelly
    "Should've Been Us"
  • Pharrell Williams
    "Freedom"
  • Twenty One Pilots & A$AP Rocky
    "Heavydirtysoul" / "M'$" / "Message Man" / "Lane Boy" / "L$D"
  • Host
    Miley Cyrus
    "Dooo It!"

pre-show performers

  • Walk the Moon
    "Shut Up and Dance" / "Different Colors"
  • Todrick Hall
    Video of the Year Covers ("Uptown Funk" / "7/11" / "Bad Blood")
  • Nick Jonas
    "Levels"