Rihanna to Receive Vanguard Award at 2016 VMAs
MTV has announced that Rihanna will be awarded the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award for her decade-long work in music, pop culture, fashion, film and philanthropy. Rihanna is also set to perform at the VMAs.
Rihanna is the youngest solo artist to have 14 No. 1 singles on the Billboard Hot 100.
Rihanna joins a jampacked list of past Vanguard recipients including Michael Jackson, Madonna, Peter Gabriel, Guns N’ Roses, Beastie Boys, Britney Spears, Justin Timberlake, BEYONCÉ and Kanye West.
Info via Alyssa Furnari