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Nicki Minaj To Receive MTV’s MJ Vanguard Award

Nicki Minaj To Receive MTV’s MJ Vanguard Award

Nicki Minaj to get the MTV Video Vanguard Award named after the King of Pop. Additionally, she is set to perform at this year’s awards show.

Nicki Minaj Will Be The Second Rapper To Recieve The MTV Video Vanguard Award

Nicki Minaj is set to receive a great honor at this year’s MTV Awards

Barbie (real name Onika Tanya Maraj) took to social media to make the announcement that she will be getting the award named after Michael Jackson.

The MTV Video Vanguard Award is very special and is presented to artists and music video directors with significant contributions to pop culture.

And we all know she is definitely worthy of this award.

Among her many accolades, the 39-year-old rapper/singer/songwriter/actress has accumulated quite a lot of awards.

Past recipients of this award include –

  • Rihanna
  • Jennifer Lopez
  • Madonna
  • Missy Elliott
  • and more

By winning this award, Minaj becomes only the second rapper to make this achievement.

The first was the ‘Supa Dupa Fly’ Missy Elliott.

And it will add another trophy to her already bulging shelf of accolades, including 17 MTV Music Awards in her career.

But that’s not the only good news.

Fans can also look forward to seeing their live Barbie Doll take the stage at the show.

Watch Nicki receive the MTV Video Vanguard Award At the MTV Video Music Awards show on August 28th.

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