The 2012 MTV VMA ceremony is being hosted this evening at the Staples Center in Los Angeles and several of the industry’s biggest stars are launching onto the stage. Celebrating the accomplishments of black artists, the show features performances by several major acts such as Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, Alicia Keys and others.
Watch the 2012 MTV VMA performances below:
Rihanna & A$AP Rocky
2 Chainz & Lil Wayne
Alicia Keys & Nicki Minaj