Weekend Witness - - Scene Around -

NEW YORK — Ri­hanna earned an icon award at the Amer­i­can Mu­sic Awards last year. Now she’s re­ceiv­ing a sim­i­lar hon­our from the fash­ion world.

The Coun­cil of Fash­ion De­sign­ers of Amer­ica an­nounced on Mon­day that the 26­year­old pop star will re­ceive the CFDA Fash­ion Icon Award on June 2 in New York City.

The award is given to one whose style has made a tremen­dous im­pact on pop cul­ture around the world.

Past re­cip­i­ents in­clude Lady Gaga, Iman, Kate Moss and Ni­cole Kid­man.

The 2014 CFDA Fash­ion Awards will be held at Lin­coln Cen­tre’s Alice Tully Hall.

Ri­hanna will launch a three­date co­head­lin­ing tour with Eminem on Au­gust 8 in Los Angeles. The artists have col­lab­o­rated on the num­ber one hits The Monster and Love the Way You Lie. — Sapa­AP.


Ri­hanna ar­riv­ing at Miu Miu’s ready to wear the fall and win­ter 2014/ 15 fash­ion collection pre­sented in Paris.

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