Who Has Won the MTV Video Vanguard Award?
Every Artist Who's Won the VMAs Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award
Michael Jackson, 1988
The following year, Gabriel presented Michael Jackson with his Moon Person in person. "I hope this award will rescue this artist from obscurity," Gabriel joked before Michael said his thanks and hit the stage for a live performance of "Bad." The moment was shown via satellite from Wembley Stadium in the UK.