MTV VMAs 2021 Live Stream: How To Watch The MTV Video Music Awards Live Online. How to Watch and Livestream the 2021 MTV VMAs
The 2021 MTV Video Music Awards will take place tonight (September 12) in Brooklyn, New York. The broadcast and livestream of the main ceremony are set to begin at 8 p.m. Eastern (5 p.m. Pacific)
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How to Watch the VMAs Pre-Show
The MTV VMAs pre-show begins at 6:30 p.m. Eastern (3:30 p.m. Pacific) and will feature 90 minutes of performances and celebrity interviews. The pre-show will air on MTV, and, starting at 6:15 p.m. Eastern, it’ll stream on the @MTV Twitter, too. Among the artists slated to perform are Kim Petras, Polo G, and Swedish House Mafia. MTV’s Nessa Diab and Jamila Mustafa return to host the pre-show, which will also feature Tinashe as a celebrity correspondent.
How to Watch the VMAs Main Ceremony
“The 2021 VMAs” are airing on Sunday, Sep. 12 at 8 p.m., with a pre-show event starting at 6:30 p.m. The event will be hosted by Doja Cat, and will feature performances from Shawn Mendes, Lil Nas X, Olivia Rodrigo, Foo Fighters, Camila Cabello, Machine Gun Kelly, Kacey Musgraves, and tons of others.
Here’s the information you’ll need to watch a free live stream of “The 2021 VMAs” online without cable.
How to watch ‘The 2021 MTV Video Music Awards’ without cable
If you’re a cord-cutter or don’t have cable, you can watch a live stream of “The 2021 MTV Video Music Awards” on Philo (free trial) or Fubo TV (free trial). Both streaming services offer seven-day free trials.
When are ‘The 2021 MTV Video Music Awards’ on?
“The MTV Video Music Awards” will air on Sunday, Sep. 12 at 8 p.m. on MTV, with a pre-show event beginning at 6:30 p.m. The event will be followed by a repeat of the ceremony at 11 p.m.
What channel is MTV?
You can use the channel finder on your provider’s website to locate it: Verizon Fios, AT&T U-verse, Comcast Xfinity, Spectrum/Charter, Optimum/Altice, DIRECTV, Dish.
The event will also air on The CW, BET, CMT, Comedy Central, MTV 2, Nickelodeon, Paramount, Pop, TV Land, and VH1.
How to watch ‘The 2021 MTV Video Music Awards’ online on-demand
If you missed “The 2021 MTV Video Music Awards” or want to binge watch other MTV events and series online as they become available, check out Philo (free trial) or Fubo TV (free trial). Both streaming services offer seven-day free trials.
What are ‘The 2021 MTV Video Music Awards’?
According to the official MTV description of the event: Live entertainment is back at the VMAs 2021 as the biggest stars celebrate the best music videos of the year and honor artists from the worlds of pop, rock, hip-hop and more.
ADDITIONAL MTV VMAS 2021 LIVE STREAM OPTIONS:
You can also watch the VMAs live via an active subscription to fuboTV, Philo, YouTube TV, and Sling TV.
Additional coverage of the show will be available on MTV’s YouTube and Twitter accounts. The 2021 VMAs will also be available for next-day streaming on MTV.com.
CAN I WATCH THE 2021 MTV VMAS LIVE ON HULU?
Yes! MTV is available via an active subscription to Hulu + Live TV, which is available for $64.99/month. A seven-day free trial is available for eligible subscribers.
WILL THE 2021 VMAS BE AVAILABLE FOR NEXT-DAY STREAMING ON HULU?
Nope. The VMAs won’t be available via a traditional Hulu account, but you’ll be able to watch the show on demand via Hulu + Live TV.
WHAT TIME DO THE MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS START?
The VMAs preshow, which you can stream for free on MTV’s Twitter, begins at 6:30 p.m. ET, but the show officially airs from 8:00-11:00 p.m. ET on MTV and a variety of other channels. An encore presentation of the show begins at 11:00 p.m. ET on MTV.
WHERE CAN I WATCH THE 2021 VMAS LIVE?
The 2021 VMAs will air across a number of networks. You can watch the VMAs on MTV, Nickelodeon, Paramount Network, BET, TV Land, VH1, Comedy Central, CMT, and The CW.
HOW TO WATCH THE 2021 MTV VMAS LIVE ONLINE:
You can find a VMAs live stream (as long as you have a cable login) via MTV.com and the MTV app. After you sign-in with your TV provider, you can download the MTV app via iTunes, Google Play, Roku, Apple TV, and more. If you don’t have a cable login, MTV offers a one-time 24-hour viewing pass. BET, Comedy Central, and additional Viacom-owned websites also offer free 24-hour viewing passes.