The Vanguard award honors musicians who have had an impact on pop culture with their songs, fashion and music videos. Past winners include Madonna, Peter Gabriel, Beyonce and Justin Timberlake.
Pink released her debut album in 2000. She recently dropped a new single, “What About Us,” and will release her seventh album, “Beautiful Trauma,” on Oct. 13.
Other performers include Kendrick Lamar, Ed Sheeran, Miley Cyrus, the Weeknd, Lorde, Shawn Mendes and host Katy Perry.
Lamar is the top VMA contender with eight nominations.