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Selena Gomez will be hosting the Â the pre-show at the Video Music Awards next week. Selena will start her gig around 8pm on the Black Carpet!
Selena Gomez will be MTVâ€™s celebrity host of their Pre-VMA Show, EW has learned exclusively.
The singer/actress will be on the award showâ€™s black carpet live on Sunday, Aug. 28 starting at 8pm. â€œI am very excited to be a part of the 2011 VMAâ€™s,â€ said Gomez. â€œAfter all of my years watching the VMAâ€™s, the pre-show has always been one of my favorite parts. Â It is a true honor to be hosting from the black carpet this year.â€
Additionally, Cobra Starship will perform their new hitÂ â€œYou Make Me Feelâ€¦â€ with Sabi. â€œI grew up watching them every year,â€Â says Cobra guitarist Ryland Blackinton. â€œIt was an honor to be nominated two years ago and it is an even bigger honor to be able to play the pre-show this year. I will never forget when Pat Smear left the Foo Fighters live during the pre-show and Iâ€™m planning on having him replace me this year.â€
Lady Gaga just announcedÂ yesterday that she will be opening this yearâ€™s VMAs; additional performers include Chris Brown, Adele and Bruno Mars.
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