This year, R&B legend, Mary J. Blige will be receiving the “Icon Award” at Billboard‘s annual Women in Music dinner and award ceremony.

Billboard‘s Women in Music awards celebrate the music industry’s most powerful artists. Also receiving an award is Grace VanderWaal, winner of America’s Got Talent will be honored as Billboard‘s “Rising Star”

Though the fact that Blige is an icon in music is nothing new to us, Billboard will make it official on November 30th in Los Angeles.

Congratulations Mary J. Blige! We cannot think of a better recipient for this award!

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