Rihanna Will Perform At The 2013 American Music Awards And Receive First Ever AMA Icon Award

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November 15, 2013 AT 9:03 AM
Rihanna has joined the list of artists scheduled to perform during this year's American Music Awards. To accompany her performance, she will be receiving the first ever AMA Icon Award. Describing the new award, Larry Klein , executive producer of the award show, said, "The first-ever Icon Award was created to honor an artist whose body of work has made a profound influence over pop music on a global level. While she has not released a new album in 2013, she has remained relevant through singles off her last album, Unapologetic , continuing to chart.