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MTV has announced that Kanye West will return to the VMA stage as a performer for the seventh time to deliver his Yeezus track “Black Skinhead.” West first took the VMA stage in 2004 with a medley of singles that included “Jesus Walks,” “All Falls Down” and “Through the Wire” all from his debut album The College Dropout. At the conclusion of his 2013 VMA showing West will tie Madonna for most Video Music Award performances. West will join Lady Gaga, who will perform a new single from her upcoming album ARTPOP, while additional VMA performers will be announced as the award show gets closer.

The 2013 MTV Video Music Awards air live on Sunday, August 25 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

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