The Social NY has just learned recording artist Rihanna will be honored the Fashion Icon Award at the 2014 Council Of Fashion Designers of America Fashion Awards on June 2nd at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall. Previous winners of the same award include Lady Gaga, Iman, Kate Moss and Nicole Kidman. The Fashion Icon Award has been given to individuals whose style has made a noteworthy impact on pop culture on an international stage. The recording artist, actress, and fashion designer will be acknowledged for her contributions to the fashion industry and her philanthropic partnership with MAC’s VIVA Glam AIDS Fund campaign. “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,” noted Steven Kolb, CEO of CFDA. We are cannot wait to see what Ri Ri sports that evening!
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