Rising stars Austin Mahone and Ariana Grande are performing at VMA Pre-Show. MTV today announced the 2013 “MTV Video Music Awards” hour-long pre-show will air LIVE on Sunday, August 25th at 8PM ET/PT outside of the Barclays Center in Brooklyn and feature performances presented by State Farm® with the new faces of pop, Austin Mahone and Ariana Grande
Nickelodeon “Sam and Cat” star Grande will rock the stage with her hit singles “The Way” and “Baby I” from her upcoming album “Yours Truly.” In addition, Grande will discuss her upcoming performance as she serves as co-host during this week’s episode of MTV’s “10 on Top” on Saturday, August 17 at 12:30 p.m. ET/PT. Austin Mahone will perform at a special pop-up concert on Saturday, August 24 during a week-long series of free VMA themed concerts happening throughout New York City and Brooklyn. He will also co-host MTV’s “10 on Top” on Saturday, August 24 at 12:30 p.m. ET/PT.