The former Disney actress, shrugged off her clean-cut image as she rocked Culver City, California, with her spicy new single Come & Get It.
Lady in red … Selena Gomez at the MTV Movie Awards
On the dance floor … Selena Gomez
And the raunchy antics look set to continue for Selena, who was also promoting new movie Spring Breakers – where she stars as a bikini-clad teen tearaway.
After being introduced by a heavily pregnant Kim Kardashian, she took to the stage in a flowing red sari-like outfit, complete with a bindi and gold anklet.
Selena Gomez rocks the MTV Movie Awards with new single
THE former Disney channel star looked red hot in a Bollywood-inspired dress
And the star completed the look by wearing no shoes and went on to steal the show with the most memorable performance of the evening.
Selena was recently reported to have ordered ex-boyfriend Justin Bieber to remove all footage of her from his upcoming documentary.
Red-dy for action … Selena during performance
And with the increasingly erratic Justin getting into more trouble over comments about WW2 heroine Anne Frank, its no wonder Selena looks happier without him.
She had been snapped arriving at the event in a short gold dress hugging Kim Kardashian on the red carpet.
Golden girl … Selena Gomez on the red carpet
Meanwhile, it’s been announced that Selena will be heading off on a 56-city world tour later this year in support of her upcoming debut solo album.
The road trip kicks off in Vancouver, Canada, on August 14 and ends in St Louis, US, on November 27.
She’ll be playing one UK date – at London’s Hammersmith Apollo – on September 7.
Selena said: “I couldn’t be more excited to tour again but this time around the world.
“This has been such an interesting few months.
“My music has grown and I want my fans to see a new side of me.
“Can’t wait to see y’all on the road!”