Alicia Keys teamed up with rapper Nicki Minaj to perform her latest single “Girl On Fire,” at Thursday’s 2012 MTV Video Music Award at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. This is the first time Keys performed the single in front a live audience. Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas also showed off some of her moves that helped her to strike gold in London last month. Alicia Keys husband Swizz Beatz and son Egypt was looking on from the audience with pride.
Nicki Minaj took home the award for Best Female Video for “Starships.”
Peep footage from the performance below.