VMAs: Beyoncé accepts the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard award from Jay Z, Blue Ivy

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INGLEWOOD, CA (AP) — Beyoncé closed the MTV Video Music Award with an epic nearly 20-minute performance and was joined onstage by her husband and daughter which brought her to tears.

Beyoncé sang and danced in a metallic leotard — while Blue Ivy and Jay Z watched from their seats — as the diva declared: “MTV, welcome to my world.”

The family was onstage together as Beyoncé accepted the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard award. Jay Z called her the “greatest living entertainer.”

A teary-eyed Beyoncé thanked her fans and looked at her daughter and husband, telling them she loved them.