2014 MTV Video Music Awards – Red Carpet Arrivals! (@MTV #VMAs)

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2014+MTV+Video+Music+Awards+Arrivals+yxESZpOIQqWlThe biggest names in music are heating up the red carpet at the2014MTV Video Music Awardstaking place at The Forum on Sunday afternoon (August 24) in Inglewood, Calif.

The official kick-off event for the2014 MTV Video Music Awardsstarted with a performance fromFifth Harmonywith their new single BO$$ andCHARLI XCXwith her catchy tune “Boom Clap.”Pretty Little LiarsactressLucy Halealso chatted with celebs as they walked along the red carpet.

Stars that walked the red carpet includedLucy Hale, CHARLI XCX, Katie Stevens, Kat McNamara, Rita Ora, 5 Seconds of Summer, Ke$Ha, Becky G, KendallandKylie Jenner, Rita Volk, Bailey Buntain, Gregg Sulkin, Austin Mahone, Chlo Moretz, Ed Sheeran, Wiz Khalifa, Amber Rose, MKTO, Jennifer Lopez, Katy Perry, Cher Lloyd, Nick Jonas, Jordin Sparks, Miley Cyrus, Sarah Hyland, Greer Grammer, Jillian Rose Reed, Dylan O’Brien, Holland Roden, Tyler Posey, Victoria Justice, Kelly Rowland,and more.

Performances throughout the night includeJessie J,Usher,Ariana Grande,5 Seconds of Summer, Maroon 5, Iggy Azalea, BEYONC, Nicki Minaj,Taylor SwiftandSam Smith. Presenters includeGwen Stefani,Kim Kardashian,Demi Lovato, Lorde,Taylor Schilling, Laverne CoxandUzo Aduba, Dylan O’Brien, Nina Dobrev, Jason DeruloandTrey Songz.

Check out some photos and videos from the red carpet below. Who are YOU most excited to see at the2014 MTV Video Music Awards? Dont forget to tune inTONIGHT @ 9PM ET/PT on MTV!

 

Photos: Jason Merritt & Frazer Harrison/Getty Images

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.

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