It’s official, Rihanna will be taking home the Michael Jackson Vanguard Award during this month’s MTV VMAs.
The pop star confirmed the news on Instagram and explained that she was “honored” to be the recipient of the coveted award. Rihanna will join a list of other talented to stars to accept the award, including Kanye West, Beyonce and Justin Timberlake.
The awards show airs live on August 28 from New York City’s Madison Square Garden.
Earlier this week, Rihanna was named one of the several stars in talks to be part of the upcoming Ocean’s Eleven spinoff, Ocean’s Eight.
Congrats to RiRI.