When Justin Timberlake steps up to receive his Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award? at Sunday night’s 2013 MTV Video Music Awards, he’ll be accepting it from his partner in rhyme, Jimmy Fallon.
The late night host and friend of JT will present the prestigious award to his “History of Rap” homey live from Brooklyn’s Barclays Center during the star-studded show, which airs at 9 p.m. ET/PT. The pair has a long history of collaboration, including their on-going series of “History” segments on Fallon’s show, during which they intricately weave their rhymes for breathless mash-ups of some of rap’s greatest songs. Read more here.