Russell Brand is gearing up for his big hosting gig at the VMAs this Sunday, and he was joined by Christina and TI in LA yesterday to film a sneak peek at what we can expect. We can't wait to see what surprises are in store, but MTV has already spilled a few of their secrets in addition to the very exciting announcement that Britney will kick things off. It's also been confirmed that Kanye will close the show and Christina and TI will both take the stage as performers, along with presenters Shia LaBeouf, Ashlee Simpson, and Chace Crawford among others. While you're clearing your Sunday night schedule for the big show, don't forget to enter to win our awesome VMA swag bag!

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