And the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award goes to … Rihanna
Beyonce has won it, Kanye West has won it, now Rihanna will receive the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award during the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards on Aug. 28. The chart topping diva soon after took to Instagram posting while also boasting “”Honored to take the #VMAs stage as your video #VANGUARD award recipient LIVE from NYC on August 28!,” she tweeted following the big announcement”.
— Rihanna (@rihanna) August 11, 2016
Rihanna’s videos are known to be extremely visual, for instance the music video and short film for her 2015 single “Bitch Better Have My Money”, and people seriously like to watch her videos, just have a look at her official YouTube page that has over 9.6 billion views.
The 2016 MTV Video Music Awards will be held on August 28, 2016 at the Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York. Adele‘s “Hello” is the most nominated video with seven categories. Beyonce led the nominations with a total of eleven, followed by Adele, who had eight.