Published Jul 31, 2018Jennifer Lopez has been named the recipient of this year's Michael Jackson Vanguard Award at the upcoming MTV Video Music Awards.
The title serves as the awards show's lifetime achievement award.
The 2017 award went to P!NK, while the 2016 award was given to Rihanna by a lovesick Drake (she dabbed in response).
Other previous recipients include Kanye West, Beyoncé, Justin Timberlake, Britney Spears, Madonna and Janet Jackson.
Lopez is also nominated in the Best Collaboration and Best Latin categories for her DJ Khaled and Cardi B collab "Dinero."
The VMAs will be held on August 20 at Radio City Music Hall in New York City.