Entertainment VMAs 2016 performers include Britney Spears, Rihanna and more By Meghan Giannotta email@example.com Updated August 28, 2016 1:58 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email Past MTV Video Music Award performances have gone on to become iconic moments in artists' careers, like Britney Spears' kiss with Madonna and Miley Cyrus' head-turning moves with Robin Thicke. Who will the take stage at this year's awards show? MTV has released the lineup. Sean “Diddy” Combs, Alicia Keys, Fifth Harmony, Kim Kardashian West and Rita Ora will also step on stage to present awards during the show. Catch these stars and more live at Madison Square Garden at 9 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 28. The Chainsmokers Photo Credit: Getty Images / Theo Wargo The Chainsmokers will perform their latest hit "Closer" alongside Halsey at the VMAs at Madison Square Garden. Ariana Grande Photo Credit: Getty Images / Kevin Winter Ariana Grande will perform "Side to Side," a single off her album "Dangerous Woman," with Nicki Minaj at Madison Square Garden during the VMAs. Nicki Minaj Photo Credit: Getty Images / Bryan Steffy Nicki Minaj will perform at Madison Square Garden during the VMAs with Ariana Grande. Britney Spears Photo Credit: Getty Images / Kevin Winter Britney Spears is ready to make her VMA comeback. It's been nearly a decade since she last took the stage. She will perform her latest hit "Make Me," off her forthcoming album, "Glory," alongside G-Eazy at Madison Square Garden. Future Photo Credit: Getty Images for HBO / Aaron Davidson Future will perform on the VMAs main stage. His setlist has not yet been announced. Rihanna Photo Credit: Getty Images / Bryan Haraway Rihanna, this year's Video Vanguard Award recipient, will also take the stage to perform live at Madison Square Garden. The two-time video of the year award winner also has two songs nominated in three categories: best female video for "Work"; best collaboration video for "This Is What You Came For" and "Work"; and best male video for "This Is What You Came For." Nick Jonas Photo Credit: Getty Images Nick Jonas will perform his hit single "Bacon" off his solo album "Last Year Was Complicated" during the award show. Ty Dolla $ign, featured in the song, will make a special appearance with him. Alessia Cara Photo Credit: Getty Images / Ernesto Distefano Singer-songwriter Alessia Cara will perform a mash-up of her hits "Wild Things" and "Scars to Your Beautiful" during the VMA preshow outside Madison Square Garden at 8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016. Lukas Graham Photo Credit: Getty Images / Kevin Winter Best new artist nominee Lukas Graham will take the stage to perform "Mama Said," during the VMA preshow at 8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016, outside Madison Square Garden. Jidenna Photo Credit: Getty Images / Mike Windle Recording artist Jidenna will sing "Little Bit More" during the VMA preshow outside of Madison Square Garden at 8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016. By Meghan Giannotta firstname.lastname@example.org Share on Facebook Share on Twitter More on this topic VMA winner predictions from a Spotify expertIt doesn't look good for Beyoncé. Where are the VMAs' best new artist winners now?Were the music experts and fans behind the VMAs correct? Celebs with dramatic VMAs style transformations What changed the most? Their hair. Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.