The Jonas Brothers Returning To The VMAs Stage Was 11 Years In The Making

The Jonas Brothers Returning To The VMAs Stage Was 11 Years In The Making

StyleCaster | Aramide Tinubu

Happiness begins, indeed. The Jonas Brothers’ VMA performance video of “Sucker”  and “Only Human” was everything we’ve been waiting for. It’s been over a decade since Kevin, Nick and Joe have performed together on stage and they truly just made our hearts tingle. Now to be clear, since the JoBros are currently on tour, they were able to actually come to the VMAs but they did tape and extra special performance that was shown during the awards show.

If you didn’t know, New Jersey–where the VMAs are held is the Jonas’ home state. It was only fitting then that they filmed their performance at The Stone Pony at the New Jersey boardwalk. After they finished their mini-concert, they walked fireworks capped their performance. Fans of the JoBros almost never thought they would see this day. When the group initially broke up in 2013–they were in a very bad place.

In the documentary, Chasing Happiness— Joe explained, “We hated each other basically.” Nick added, “Right after the band split up, I didn’t know if we would ever speak again.” Kevin explained. “Being back with the Jonas Brothers? I truly never thought it would happen.”

Thankfully, the trio out their hurt, pain, and egos aside to give us this epic movement that we truly don’t deserve.

Watch the performance for yourself here.



Also, can we sign up to be a J-Sister? It’s really all we’ve ever wanted to do with our lives.

Jonas Brothers And Jojo Visit Mtv’S “Trl” Studios – March 1, 2006

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OMG, who are these new cute kids on MTV in 2006? They’re called the Jonas Brothers! To put things into context: The boys appeared on MTV for the first time with JoJo. 

19Th Annual Kid’S Choice Awards – Arrivals

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Paparazzi at the Kid’s Choice Awards in 2006: “Goof off for the cameras, guys!”
JoBros: “Okay!” 

Miley Cyrus And The Jonas Brothers Visit Six Flags Magic Mountain

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Photo ops at Magic Mountain is basically a rite of passage for any kid stars in the mid-2000s.

“Meet The Robinsons” Los Angeles Premiere – Arrivals

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Here, the bros are getting a little more grown-up with their fashion choices. It’s also the time when Kevin decided to make a neck bandana his short-lived signature. 

Disney Channel Games 2007 – All Star Party

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Sweet headband, Joe! 

Celebrity Sightings In New York City – November 22, 2007

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Why is Miley getting all the credit for hanging out with oversize stuffed animals? 


We’re so into ties right now, you guys. 

Nickelodeon’S 2008 Kids’ Choice Awards – Arrivals

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And now we’re so into sport jackets and sunglases.

Jonas Brothers Demo-Ing Music Industry?S First Cdvu+ Release

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No, we’re not trying out for a production of “Les Mis,” we’re at a press conference in 2008!

Jonas Brothers – Portrait Shoot

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In early 2008, the JoBros clearly decided that hair would be the focial point of their look.

12Th Annual Young Hollywood Awards

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Maturing nicely at 2010’s Young Hollywood Awards, guys!


The Jonas Brothers embracing modern times in denim shirts and cardigans in 2012. 

2013 Teen Choice Awards – Arrivals

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Jonas Brothers at the 2013 Teen Choice Awards. Joe offically shaves his head (and looks kinda hot.) 

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2014 – Official Coverage – People And Atmosphere Day 1

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Hel-lo JoBros! The boys looked buff at New York Fashion week in Septenber 2013. 

Jonas Brothers Visit Music Choice’S “U&A”

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Facial hair! 

The Jonas Brothers Perform At The Gibson Amphitheatre

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Nick Jonas shredding it like a rock star at the Gibson Amphitheatre in 2013. 

2013 Miss Usa Competition – Arrivals

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At the Miss USA pageant in 2013, the boys hit every dress code possible: A tux, a suit, and jeans and a tee.

2013 Miss Usa Competition – Show

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All grown up: Joe gets ogled by Miss Idaho and Miss New York during the 2013 Miss USA pageant. 

The Jonas Brothers Perform At Cruzan Amphitheatre

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Here’s Joe in 2013 wearing his now-signature all-white outfit, which he seems to think is really cool since he wore it to about 10 appearances this year. 


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