Kanye West To Get MTV’s Lifetime Achievement Award

Kanye West will appear at this year’s MTV Video Music Awards hosted by Miley Cyrus. He will be awarded the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award which celebrates musicians who have made a profound effect on the MTV culture and honors their entire body of work. It’s basically MTV‘s lifetime achievement award.

Past artists to receive the MTV Video Vanguard Award include Beyonce, Justin Timberlake, Britney Spears, LL Cool J, Madonna, Janet Jackson and of course Michael Jackson.

You can watch Kanye West join the greats, perform and receive the award during the 2015 VMAs on MTV Sunday, August 30th at 9/8c.