Comedian Jimmy Fallon will present Justin Timberlake with the MICHAEL JACKSON Video Vanguard Award at the MTv Video Music Awards on Sunday (25Aug13).

Fallon and the Suit & Tie hitmaker have a long history of collaborations, performing their viral The History of Rap skits on his late-night Tv show Late Night with Jimmy Fallon numerous times. Timberlake also recently staged a week-long residency on Fallon's show.

The pop star, who is also performing at the Vmas, is being honoured for his innovation in music videos throughout his career. Past honourees include Janet Jackson, Madonna, the Beastie Boys and Timberlake's ex-girlfriend Britney Spears.