The 2019 VMAs will honour rap legend, Missy Elliott with the Video Vanguard Award at the award ceremony that will be taking place August 26th 2019.
According to entertainment weekly, Missy Elliott’s iconic work in music videos dating back 1997 will be rewarded with one of the VMAs’ biggest honours, and she will celebrate by performing at the show for the first time since 2006.
Missy Elliott who became the first female rapper to be inducted into the Songwriting Hall of Fame, when she receives her award, will be joining previous winners of the VMAs video Awards such as Jennifer Lopez, Rihanna, Kanye West, and Beyoncé, among others.
The rapper who seems to be getting all the accolades for her works and contributions to hip-hop, was also honoured with an honorary Doctorate Degree from Berklee College of Music in Boston, alongside Justin Timberlake.
This is saying a big congratulations to her for yet another award.