Lorde, who was amid the very first artists slated to conduct at following week’s MTV Video clip Songs Awards, will no for a longer period take the stage at the Brooklyn celebration.
“Due to a change in creation elements, Lorde can no lengthier complete at this year’s exhibit,” the VMAs tweeted Friday. “We love Lorde and can’t hold out for her to carry out on the VMA phase in the long term!”
Because of to a alter in creation things, Lorde can no for a longer period carry out at this year’s exhibit. We appreciate Lorde and are unable to hold out for her to accomplish on the VMA stage in the upcoming! 💛
— Video Tunes Awards (@vmas) September 3, 2021
Lorde, who is nominated for just one Moon Particular person at this year’s clearly show, was scheduled to stage her very first VMA functionality due to the fact 2017. The Solar Energy singer – who has an uneasy romantic relationship with award reveals – has not nevertheless commented on the cancelation.
This year’s Video New music Awards, airing September 12th from Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, will nonetheless function performances by Olivia Rodrigo, Lil Nas X, Kasey Musgraves (carrying out “Star-Crossed”), Justin Bieber, Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello, Equipment Gun Kelly, 20 A single Pilots, Polo G and Doja Cat, who will also host this year’s VMAs. Kim Petras and Swedish Dwelling Mafia are amid the ceremony’s pre-present performers, even though Foo Fighters will acquire the initial-ever World-wide Icon Award.