Beyonce To Be Given The Michael Jackson Award At MTV VMAs
Posted by Joseph Lee on 08.07.2014
On August 24...
Billboard reports that Beyonce will get the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award and perform at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards. The event happens on August 24 at the Forum in Inglewood, California.
She has won eleven awards for both her solo work and her work with Destiny's Child. She leads the nominees this year with eight, including Video of the Year, Best Female and Best Choreography. She has performed several times on the program. The songs include "Ring the Alarm" in 2006; "Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)" in 2009 and "Love On Top" in 2011. She also revealed her pregnancy during the 2011 performance.
The Video Vanguard Award was previously awarded to Jackson, Madonna, Peter Gabriel, R.E.M., Justin Timberlake and Britney Spears.
Beyonce just completed the North American portion of her On The Run tour with Jay Z on August 6. They will next perform on September 12 and 13 in Paris.