25 August 2015, 17:37
Yeezy will follow in the footsteps of Beyoncé.
Ahead of the MTV Video Music Awards this Sunday (30th August), MTV have revealed that Kanye West will be honoured with their 'Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award.'
West joins the prestigious list of past Vanguard recipients including Michael Jackson, Madonna, Justin Timberlake and last year's winner, Beyoncé.
MTV write that Kanye will be awarded "for his career-spanning groundbreaking videos, legendary VMA performances, and continued impact on music, art, fashion, and culture."
Keep an eye on www.CapitalXTRA.com for all of the action from the MTV VMA's this Bank Holiday weekend.