Reuters reports that MTV said Rihanna would join any semblance of Kanye West, Madonna and Beyonce who accomplished the deed in past appears.
The Michael Jackson Video Vanguard grant is the most noteworthy honor in the video music industry, and mirrors a craftsman's effect on music, popular society, design, film and altruism. Rihanna, 28, has won the pined for video of the year at the MTV function twice and is an eight-time Grammy champ with more than 61 million collections sold.
The "Umbrella'' vocalist likewise set up the Clara Lionel Foundation, which attempts to enhance wellbeing and social administrations in her home of Barbados and past. Rihanna will perform at the service in New York, where she was named for four VMA's for her melody "Work'' with Canadian rapper Drake. She was likewise designated for her cooperation with Calvin Harris on "This is the thing that you sought''.
West, a rap performer, won the Vanguard honor in 2015 and different past champs including Michael Jackson, Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake.