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MTV Video Vanguard Award Winners List

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List of MTV Video Vanguard Award winners from every year the award has been given out. All MTV Video Vanguard Award winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the MTV Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award award are listed along with photos for every MTV Video Vanguard Award winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the MTV Video Vanguard Award award recipients to get more information about each.

People who won the MTV Video Vanguard Award are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of MTV Video Vanguard Award winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of MTV Video Vanguard Award winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known MTV Video Vanguard Award winners of all time. Anybody who won the MTV Video Vanguard Award usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the MTV Video Vanguard Award-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the MTV Video Vanguard Award, so most of the famous MTV Video Vanguard Award winners are here and can be a good starting point for making a list of your favorites. This list answers the question "who are all the people who have ever won MTV Video Vanguard Award?"

If you're looking for all the nominees, you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award nominees, as well as the rest of the award winners lists we have. You can use this fact-based list to create a new list, re-rank it to fit your views, then share it with your Twitter followers, Facebook friends or with any other social networks you use regularly. List items include Britney Spears, Madonna and many more.

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  • 1

    1998

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    2014

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  • 3

    1991

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  • 4

    2011

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  • 5

    1984

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  • 6

    1985

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    2019

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    2003

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    1989

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    1992

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    2006

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  • 12

    1990

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    2018

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    2015

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    2013

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  • 16

    1987

    Julien Andrew Temple (born 26 November 1953) is an English film, documentary and music video...  more
  • 17

    1985

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  • 18

    1997

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  • 19

    1985

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  • 20

    1986

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  • 21

    1997

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  • 22

    1988

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  • 23

    1987

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  • 24

    1984

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  • 25

    2016

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