Rihanna is making history all over the entertainment industry.
The singer will receive the first-ever Icon Award at the 2013 American Music Awards.
According to show’s producer Larry Klein, “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 bestselling artists of all time.”
The 41st American Music Awards will be held on November 24, 2013 at the Nokia Theatre.