Katy Perry to host 2017 MTV Video Music Awards

Katy Perry to host 2017 MTV VMAs

Katy Perry's Twitter read, with a short video teaser of what is about to happen on the show, ET Online reported.

Speaking ahead of the California event, Perry teased her preparation telling the Star newspaper: "I've been training with MTV in zero gravity, eating astronaut ice cream, and I'm on a group text with Buzz Aldrin and Neil deGrasse Tyson".

Awards ceremony bosses are delighted to have the new "American Idol" judge onboard to take the reins at the show.

Prepare to "Witness" a ton more Katy Perry - the 32-year-old pop star is now slated to have MTV's Video Music Awards, she reported on Twitter yesterday.

Viacom's head of music and music talent, global entertainment group, Bruce Gillmer, said: "We're thrilled to have global phenomenon Katy Perry as the host and a performer at the 2017 VMAs". According to the same report, the artist is also set to perform in addition to serving as the night's host.

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On taking retaliatory measures, Putin said, "I thought it was time for us to show that we will not leave this without an answer". Also expected to attend are the leaders of Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Serbia and Slovenia.

The Roar singer will also perform at the VMAs ceremony and compete for awards in five categories, including Best Pop for Chained to the Rhythm and Best Collaboration alongside Calvin Harris for Feels (also featuring Pharrell Williams and Big Sean).

Perry has also promised to bring a feminist edge to the awards next month, with plans to transform MTV's famous Moon Man statuette.

Taking to Instagram, the video featured the line "This August, History will be eclipsed" and she captioned the promo: "Introducing your MOONWOMAN".

The 2017 MTV Video Music Awards will air from the Forum in Inglewood on August 27.

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