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There’s only one more week before the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards takes place, and MTV just added Houston rapper Megan Thee Stallion to the roster of artists who are performing during the annual award ceremony’s pre-show, reports Billboard.

The 2019 VMAs, which take place at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey on Monday, Aug. 26 will be hosted by Terrance J and Nessa.

Ava Max and CNCO are also slated to perform during the pre-show. Missy Elliott will be honored with the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award and is also set to take the stage.

Taylor Swift, Camila Cabello, Lizzo, and Lil Nas X will also be gracing the stage. The VMAs will air live at 8 p.m. ET on MTV.

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