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Rihanna to receive Icon award

IANS  Los Angeles, November 16, 2013
First Published: 14:53 IST(16/11/2013) | Last Updated: 20:03 IST(16/11/2013)

Pop star Rihanna will be honoured with an Icon Award at the forthcoming American Music Awards (AMA) Nov 24.

The 25-year-old, who will also perform at the event, will be recognised for her profound influence over pop music across the world.

The news comes just days after the R&B singer scored her 25th top 10 hit on the Billboard Hot 100, tying her with Elvis Presley, reports

The Icon Award will be Rihanna's seventh AMA.

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