MTV simply introduced that Jennifer Lopez can be given its highest honor, the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award, which acknowledges contributions via visible arts, on the 2018 Video Music Awards present.
The Bronx native began her profession as a Fly Lady dancer on the sketch comedy collection In Dwelling Coloration in 1991. She later ventured into appearing and music and launched her debut album, On the 6, in 1999. Lopez went on to ship iconic movies for songs together with “Ready for Tonight” and “If You Had My Love.”
She might be becoming a member of the ranks of Vanguard Award winners, who embrace Hype Williams, LL Cool J, Beyoncé, Kanye West, Rihanna and Justin Timberlake. Michael Jackson received in 1988; though it was first introduced in 1984, it was renamed in his honor in 1991.
Lopez might be performing reside on the present and is nominated in two classes together with Greatest Collaboration and Greatest Latin for her latest hit single, “Dinero,” with Cardi B and DJ Khaled. The music community earlier this month introduced the nominees for this yr’s awards, who embrace The Carters, Infantile Gambino, Drake and Bruno Mars.
The Video Music Awards ceremony will air on MTV reside from Radio Metropolis Music Corridor on Aug. 20 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT.