The event takes place on August 27
Katy Perry is set to host the 2017 edition of the VMAs, which takes place on August 27.
Preparations for this year’s awards are under way, with Perry now confirmed by organisers as the host of this year’s ceremony. The singer is up for four awards on the night, with the most prestigious being ‘Best Pop Video’ for the visuals to her track ‘Chained To The Rhythm’, which features Skip Marley. Perry will also be performing on the night.