The 2018 MTV Video Music Awards are going to Astroworld. However, the existing would possibly possibly obtain a pit quit in a put up-apocalyptic desolate tract if one Texan has his manner. Travis Scott and Post Malone are bringing their uncommon stamp of melodic havoc and destruction to the stage this year.
Scott’s first solo VMA performance, after he partnered with Thirty Seconds to Mars salubrious year, would possibly per chance be a medley from his zero.33 studio album. The Houston rapper will have quite about a fan-favourite field fabric to raise from. Astroworld’s standout “Sicko Mode” that contains Drake and Swae Lee is headed for a high 10 debut on the Billboard Hot 100. To not be outdone, “Stop Making an are trying To Be God,” that contains Baby Cudi, James Blake, Stevie Wonder, and Philip Bailey of Earth, Wind & Fire, already has a fabulous Dave Meyers-directed visible that sees Travis playing the role of Jesus, whereas Kylie Jenner is a golden swish goddess.
Post Malone has a slew of hits to defend from as neatly off his platinum-certified album, beerbongs & bentleys. Will he set aside the tried and proper “rockstar” that contains 21 Savage, elevate to transfer with “Psycho” that contains Ty Dolla $ign, or existing off his solo chops with “Better Now?”
Each and each musicians lay claim to the most ample first-week totals for an album in 2018, slack Drake’s Scorpion. If projections attend, Scott’s Astroworld, will debut with 450,000 to 500,000 a similar album items. His simplest competition for the 2d ideal start is Malone’s beerbongs & bentleys, which debuted on the Billboard 200 with 461,000.
Scott and Post would possibly per chance be joining a packed performance slate, which contains Ariana Grande, Shawn Mendes, and Good judgment with Ryan Tedder. Jennifer Lopez will set aside too, as neatly as to accepting this year’s Michael Jackson Video Forefront Award. The 2018 VMAs is decided to be the year pop’s new ruling class takes over.
The 2018 MTV Video Music Awards will air are dwelling from Radio Metropolis Music Corridor on Monday, August 20 at 9 p.m. ET/PT. Balloting is now originate at vma.mtv.com!