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Bruno Mars Announced as 28th MTV VMAs Performer

August 11, 2011 (4:59 pm) GMT
Live from Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, Mars would perform his hits while Selena Gomez, Jonah Hill and others present.

A performance from would be one of the highlights at this year's MTV Video Music Awards. The network has just announced that the "Grenade" crooner would be back on their stage as performer at the August 28 event. He previously joined and at the 2010 bash.

"We're thrilled to have Bruno Mars bring his exceptional talent to the VMA stage," said Amy Doyle, Executive Producer of the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards and EVP, Music & Talent, MTV. "He is one of the most exciting live performers today and with his artistic versatility, he will undoubtedly deliver a standout performance."

Mars, who joins , , and in performers list, is nominated for Video of the Year at the event. "I grew up watching VMAs. I know every performance," Mars recently told MTV News. "Ever since I was a kid, I've been watching MTV VMAs, and when we got the phone call saying that my video was up for Video of the Year, that's the big-boy award."

Meanwhile, the list of presenters which has also been announced includes , , , , and Odd Future.

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