Rihanna To Receive Video Vanguard Award At The 2016 VMAs

Rihanna is set to receive quite the honor at the 2016 VMA Awards; for her influential music videos, she’ll be given the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at the ceremony on August 28th at Madison Square Garden.

She’ll also hit the stage before accepting the award. “Honored to take the #VMAs stage as your video #VANGUARD award recipient LIVE from NYC on August 28!,” she tweeted.

She’s also nominated for four awards at the ceremony: “Best Female Video” for “Work” ft. Drake, “Best Male Video” for her feature on Calvin Harris’ “This Is What You Came For,” and two in the “Best Collaboration” category for both songs.

Tune in to the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday Aug. 28 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.