We knew she was an icon...
But now, the American Music Awards are making that ishhhhh OFFICIAL with an epic honor and killer performance slot!
Rihanna is set to receive the *first ever* AMA Icon Award live Sunday November 24---and we couldn't be more thrilled for the Barbados beauty!!!
AMA producer, Larry Klein, revealed why exactly RiRi was the perfect fit to spearhead this new honor:
Remember: Rihanna is an über accomplished performer,Grammy winner, VEVO record holder, the biggest artist onFacebook, and a parana in the fashion world for River Island, Armani, and MAC!“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. Rihanna’s iconic and innovative sound has enabled her to become one of the most influential and best-selling artists of all time.”
Be sure to Pour It Up and celebrate iconically!