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Written by: Matthew McGuire

The 2015 VMA’s hosted by MTV will celebrate the best music videos from the past year, as well as feature some of the hottest talent in live music.

Today, MTV announced that Kanye West will be honored with the “Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award,” for his career-spanning groundbreaking videos, legendary VMA performances, and continued impact on music, art, fashion, and culture.

In addition, they have also announced the performers for the event including: Pharrell, Macklemore + Ryan Lewis, Demi Lovato, A$AP Rocky, Twenty One Pilots, Tori Kelly and The Weeknd.

The live broadcast will be held this Sunday, August 30 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT on MTV.

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The 2015 MTV Video Music Awards will air across MTV‘s global network of channels in more than 160 countries and territories, reaching more than half a billion households around the world. Catch the live performances, and find out who takes home a Moonman this Sunday, August 30.

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