Missy Elliot to Receive the Video Vanguard Award at 2019 MTV VMAs

Missy Elliot to Receive the Video Vanguard Award at 2019 MTV VMAs

Iconic rapper Missy Elliott will be honored with this year’s Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at the MTV VMAs.

Besides accepting the award, which honors artists for their contributions to the world of music videos,  Elliot will also perform at the ceremony. Past recipients include Madonna, Beyoncé, Rihanna, Justin Timberlake and Britney Spears.

After MTV’s announcement, Elliott took to Twitter to thank her fans for their support throughout the years.

Check out the tweet below.

The 2019 MTV Video Music Awards will air live on Monday, August 26th on MTV.