Beyonce to receive Video Vanguard Award
07 Aug 2014
Beyonce will perform at the MTV VMA’s where she will be awarded the Video Vanguard Award.
The superstar will be honoured with the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at the event on 24 August 2014.
The award, also known as the Lifetime Achievement Award, was renamed in 1991 as the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award and celebrates those who have had a huge effect on pop culture.
Beyonce will also perform at MTV VMA’s where she has been nominated for a further eight awards.
Last year, Justin Timberlake received the Video Vanguard Award while Madonna and Guns N’ Roses have also been bestowed the honour.
On top of receiving the prestigious accolade, Beyonce has been nominated for a further eight awards and will perform at the ceremony.
Beyonce has just wrapped the North American leg of her On The Run tour with husband Jay Z. The pair will play their only European date on the joint tour in September 2014.
Jay Z and Beyonce will perform at Paris’ Stade de France on 12 and 13 September with tickets now on sale for the tour.