August is shaping up to be quite a month for Pink, who recently announced her seventh album Beautiful Trauma and released its first single, “What About Us.” Today (Aug. 15), MTV is announcing that Pink will receive the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at the 2017 Video Music Awards.
That’s not all. In addition to notching the award show’s highest honor, the 37-year-old “Raise Your Glass” singer will perform live at the Aug 27 event.
For Pink, the award marks the latest in a long history of accomplishments. Over her 17-year career, the pop star has snagged three Grammys, two Billboard Music Awards and six MTV Video Music Awards, and was named Billboard‘s Woman of the Year in 2013.
Beautiful Trauma, out Oct. 13, marks Pink’s first album since 2012’s The Truth About Love.
BEAUTIFUL TRAUMA TRACK LIST
Whatever You Want
What About Us
But We Lost It
Where We Go
I Am Here
Wild Hearts Can’t Be Broken
You Get My Love
P!NK is a huge supporter of various charities, including: Make a Wish Foundation, Autism Speaks, Human Rights Campaign and No Kid Hungry. She was formerly a spokesperson for COVERGIRL and remains on the UNICEF team as an Ambassador.
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