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Aug282011

Artists to Pay Tribute to Amy Winehouse at MTV Awards

Samir Hussein/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- Fans tuning into Sunday night's MTV Video Music Awards show are info an extra treat, as apart from the presentation of awards and usual performances, the show will also include a star-studded tribute to singer Amy Winehouse.

Winehouse was found dead in her London home in July. A toxicology test found "no illegal substances" in her body at the time of her death, according to her family.

The 2011 show airs live from Los Angeles, with a lineup that includes Chris Brown, Lil Wayne, Adele, in her first ever VMA performance, and pop heavyweights Beyoncé, Katy Perry, Lady Gaga and Nicki Minaj battling it out to take home the Moonman award.

Sunday's show also includes a special tribute for VMA favorite Britney Spears, to be delivered by Madonna.

"I guarantee you there will be a surprise moment," MTV host Sway told Good Morning America. "I guarantee you will watch this show with your mouth wide open."

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