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Rihanna to Receive Video Vanguard Award at MTV VMAs 2016!

Rihanna to Receive Video Vanguard Award at MTV VMAs 2016!

Rihanna will be awarded with the 2016 Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at the 2016 MTV VMAs!

Along with receiving the award, the 28-year-old superstar will perform at the show, being held at New York’s iconic Madison Square Garden. Rihanna is being honored for her decade long career and impact on music, pop culture, fashion, film and philanthropy.

Past Video Vanguard award recipients include Michael Jackson, Madonna, Peter Gabriel, Guns N’ Roses, Beastie Boys, Britney Spears, Justin Timberlake, Beyonce, and Kanye West.

The big show will be held on Sunday, August 28 at 9:00 PM ET/PT. We’ll be live blogging the red carpet and show, so be sure to stay tuned!

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