Rihanna is known for her sexy, fearless, and trendy sense of style. She has graced numerous magazine covers and fashion runways with some of the most memorable fashion risks. Rihanna will finally be honored for her unique style. The Council of Fashion Designers of America Inc., announced on Monday, that the 26-year-old pop star will receive the CFDA Fashion Icon Award. In the past, celebrities such as Lady Gaga, Iman, Kate Moss, and Nicole Kidman have received the award as well.
CEO of CFDA, Steven Kolb, stated “We are proud to present Rihanna with the CFDA Fashion Icon Award for her impact on the industry as fashion’s most exciting ambassador in recent memory”. The award is given to one whose style has made a tremendous impact on pop culture around the world, so it’s no surprise that Rihanna will be a recipient. The 2014 CFDA Fashion Awards will be held at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall on June 2nd, in New York City. View some of Rihanna’s most memorable fashion moments HERE.