MTV Base announced today that global international sensation; Beyonce will receive the legendary “Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award” at this year’s MTV Video Music Awards.
Beyonce, who leads the pack this year with eight VMA nominations, will also bring her unparalleled artistry to the awards which will take place in Inglewood, California, on Sunday 24 August. Beyonce has previously delivered some of the most memorable performances in VMA history including the arresting and explosive “Ring the Alarm” in 2006, the anthemic “Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)” in 2009 and the unforgettable, surprise reveal during “Love On Top” in 2011.
Beyonce joins previously announced 2014 “MTV Video Music Award” performers Usher, Ariana Grande, 5 Seconds of Summer and Maroon 5.
Additional performers and presenters will be announced at a later date.
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