Rihanna Will Receive ‘Icon Award’


Singer Rihanna will soon be adding another award to her collection. 

The “Diamonds” singer has been chosen to be the recipient of the first-ever American Music Awards’ “AMA Icon Award.”

“The first-ever Icon Award was created to honor an artist whose body of work has made a profound influence over pop music on a global level,” said Larry Kein, producer of the AMA, according to Billboard Magazine. “Rihanna’s iconic and innovative sounds has enabled her to become one of the most influential and best-selling artists of all time.”

Rihanna has won six AMA and is scheduled to perform at this year’s ceremony which will take place on November 24th on ABC. 

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