Demi Lovato confirmed as first performer for 2013 MMVAs

DemiLovatoDemi Lovato has been confirmed as the first performer or the 2013 MuchMusic Video Awards.

The X Factor judge, pop music role model, and all around teen sensation is making her MMVAs debut with what is sure to be a show-stopping performance.

The star-studded night begins with the 2013 MMVAs Red Carpet Special on Sunday, June 16 at 8 p.m. ET, followed by the live show at 9 p.m. ET on MuchMusic and Fuse.

Keeping with MMVA tradition, Much kicks off the biggest block party in the world with not only a mega-artist announcement, but also the launch of the Your Fave nominees. Viewers are in control of this fan-driven award in three categories – Your Fave International Artist/Group, Your Fave Video, and Your Fave Artist/Group. As one of the nominees in the Your Fave International Artist/Group category, Lovato celebrates her first MMVAappearance with not only a performance, but also a nomination.

“I am so excited to perform for the first time at the MMVAs,” said Demi Lovato. “I always love coming to MuchMusic and am thrilled to be a part of this year’s show!”

“We are elated to welcome Demi and her extreme talent to the MMVAs for the first time,” said Sheila Sullivan, Executive Producer, 2013 MuchMusic Video Awards. “Demi Lovato blends pop music superstardom with an exceptional realness that has made her fans fall in love with her. I am very excited to see what she will bring to our stage and the fans this year.”

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