Justin Timberlake to perform at MTV Video Music Awards

Justin Timberlake performs during the 2013 BET Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on June 30, 2013, in Los Angeles.
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Justin Timberlake is set to take the stage at the MTV Video Music Awards later this month.

The singer will also receive the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard award at the Aug. 25 ceremony, the network said Thursday. Timberlake is tied with Macklemore & Ryan Lewis for the most nominations, with six each.

Timberlake's nominations include video of the year, best male video and pop video for "Mirrors." His comeback album, "The 20/20 Experience," is the year's best-selling album. He'll release "The 20/20 Experience: 2 of 2" on Sept. 30 (see the track list for that album here).

Lady GagaKanye West, Katy Perry, Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke will also perform at the VMAs, to air live from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.