HOUSTON, TX - MAY 07: Beyonce wearing a custom Gucci Panther bodysuit performs onstage during 'The Formation World Tour' at N
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It's official: Beyoncé is taking the stage at tonight's MTV Video Music Awards.

After days of rumors, MTV confirmed the performance hours before the show's 9:00 pm ET kickoff at New York's Madison Square Garden:

Bey's "Formation," featured on her Lemonade album, is nominated for Video of the Year. It will compete against Kanye West's "Famous," Drake's "Hotline Bling," Adele's "Hello" and Justin Bieber's "Sorry."

Other confirmed VMAs performances include Halsey and the Chainsmokers, Britney SpearsNick Jonas and Ty Dolla $ignFuture and Rihanna, who is receiving the Video Vanguard award.