The 2021 MTV Video Music Awards, which will feature performances by Doja Cat (this year’s host), Justin Bieber (this year’s top nominee), Shawn Mendes, Kacey Musgraves and more, will air on Sept 12 on MTV and on Paramount+.
To celebrate the VMAs, which brought a welcome irreverence to music award shows when they launched in 1984, we’ve prepared this 20-question quiz. Test your knowledge below — remember, 60% needed for a passing grade. And feel free to take as much time as you like. Imma let you finish.