Katy Perry has been tapped to host the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards, set for August 27th at The Forum in Inglewood, California. The singer, who is up for five VMAs this year, is also expected to perform on the telecast.
"Introducing your MOONWOMAN. Brace for impact!" Perry's tweeted alongside a promo for the show.
“I’ve been training with MTV in zero gravity, eating astronaut ice cream, and I’m on a group text with Buzz Aldrin and Neil deGrasse Tyson,” Perry shares in a press release. “Come August 27th, I’ll be ready to be your MOONWOMAN! Brace for impact, kids.”