If you were thinking of skipping the VMAs this year, there might be a reason to rethink your plans. This year will be putting a pretty bright spotlight on Justin Timberlake, who is receiving the Video Vanguard Award as well as six nominations for “Mirrors” and “Suit and Tie,” from his recently released The 20/20 Experience. Oh, but it gets better.
Jeff Terich is the founder and editor of Treble. He's been writing about music for 20 years and has been published at American Songwriter, Bandcamp Daily, Reverb, Spin, Stereogum, uDiscoverMusic, VinylMePlease and some others that he's forgetting right now. He's still not tired of it.