Just minutes from the MTV Video Music Awards, the network announced that singer Miley Cyrus would be on stage to present her new single "Slide Away" for the very first time at the ceremony. Many fans speculate that the song is about his separation from Liam Hemsworth.
The couple announced their separation after eight months of marriage and several years of tumultuous dating. Cyrus broadcast the audio of "Slide Away" on his official YouTube channel less than a week after announcing his separation from Hemsworth. A few days later, Hemsworth filed for divorce citing irreconcilable differences. This performance will be Cyrus' first public appearance since the announcement of her divorce, her husband, Hemsworth, earlier this month.
Cyrus' performance was a surprise for the fans
Miley Cyrus' performance at the Video Music Awards surprised fans somewhat, as she had already announced that she would not perform. After Cyrus did not receive any nominations, a fan account posted a post on Instagram saying, "I imagine I'm not watching the VMA this year … unless Miley does happen." Cyrus commented on the post saying:. "
Another fan account wrote in another message: "They care more about a green screen than a message to the world." name anyone, but at least do not use Miley's image to promote their damn prices @vmas and #SheIsComing #Peace. "Cyrus commented" Exactly ".
Despite these comments, Cyrus will officially perform alongside brothers Jonas, Camila Cabello, Lizzo and more.
Miley Cyrus has never intended to hurt Hemsworth
After having thrown herself into quite rampant antics, like publicly bonding with former Brody Jenner's Kaitlynn Carter, Cyrus stated that "she never wanted to hurt Liam" . The separation of Liam Hemsworth was a shock for Cyrus. She had hoped that both would solve their problems and stay together.
"They have spent a lot of happy days in Los Angeles and now Liam is gone," an anonymous source told People. It's hard for her to come back to LA without him. This is not the situation that she wanted. She hoped that they could find solutions. "
Rumors that Cyrus cheated Hemsworth began to circulate, but Cyrus has denied these accusations publicly on Twitter. "I can accept that the life I have chosen means that I have to live completely open and transparent with my fans whom I love and the public 100% of the time. What I can not accept is to lie to me to cover up a crime I did not commit. I have nothing to hide, "said Cyrus at the beginning of a long wire of poles.
How fans reacted to Cyrus' performance news
When MTV announced that Miley Cyrus would perform at the Video Music Awards, they were delighted. Cyrus is known to have created memorable musical performances after his wild performance in 2013 with Robin Thicke. "The VMAs knew they could not have a show without the queen of the VMA, aka Miley Cyrus," said a Twitter user. Tonight will mark the fourth performance of the musician at the Video Music Awards.
"Miley Cyrus is playing Slide Away tonight at the VMA and also announcing the release of her second EP. She's there, "I said a Twitter user"I have never been so ready in my life."
The MTV Video Music Awards will premiere on Monday, August 26, 2019 at 8:00 pm EST.