Rihanna to Receive First Ever American Music Icon Award
Rihanna will become the first artist to receive the American Music Icon Award at this years American Music Awards ceremony for her outstanding triumphs over the course of her career. “Rihanna’s iconic and innovative sound has enabled her to become one of the most influential and bestselling artists of all time,” AMA producer Larry Klein said. “The [award] was created to honor an artist whose body of work has made a profound influence over pop music on a global level.” Rihanna, who is up for four AMAs, will hit the stage on November 24th when the show airs.
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