J.Lo To Receive Michael Jackson Vanguard Award At MTV VMAs

Jennifer Lopez to receive Michael Jackson Vanguard Award

Jennifer Lopez to receive Michael Jackson Vanguard Award

The "On the Floor" singer will be honored with the coveted Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at this year's MTV Video Music Awards.

Lopez is set to take the stage to honour the occasion, which will be her first VMA performance since 2001.

"It is fantastic. Honestly, growing up on MTV and watching all my idols get this award, to be the recipient this year is like..."

Reacting to this news, Lopez said: "It is awesome, honestly". This marks the third straight year that a woman has been awarded the Vanguard award.

Past recipients of the award also include the likes of David Bowie, The Beatles, Janet Jackson, Beyoncé, Kanye West, and Rihanna.

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She's up for "Best Collaboration" and "Best Latin Video" for her Cardi B tune "Dinero", which also features DJ Khaled.

She previously won Best Dance Video "Waiting for Tonight" in 2000, and Best Hip-Hop Video "I'm Real" in 2002. To be the recipient this year, I can't even believe it.

The 49-year-old singer and actress will receive the gong at a ceremony in NY on August 20.

"I just don't let up".

The 2018 MTV VMAs will air live from New York City's Radio City Music Hall on Monday, Aug. 20, at 9 p.m. PM ET/PT.

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