*Rihanna will add another “icon” trophy to her collection.
The 26-year-old, who picked up an icon award at the American Music Awards last year, has been chosen to be given the Fashion Icon Award from the Council of Fashion Designers of America, Inc., the group announced Monday.
The award honors a recipient 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 on June 2 at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall in New York City.
As previously reported, Rihanna will launch a three-date co-headlining tour with Eminem on Aug. 8 in Los Angeles. The artists have collaborated on the No. 1 hits “The Monster” and “Love the Way You Lie.”