The ceremony is an incredible 30 years old this year and it's being held in Brooklyn, New York, for the first time ever.
Showcasing the best in music videos from the past year, Justin Timberlake and rap sensation Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are both up for an impressive six nominations each.
But the competition clipping at their heels comes in the form of Robin Thicke, Pink, and Bruno Mars
As if the awards themselves weren't enough, Lady Gaga also returns to the stage to perform the first single from her new album ARTPOP.
AND Justin is rumoured to be reuniting with his 'N Sync bandmates. Exciting!
2013 MTV Video Music Awards, MTV, 9pm