Rihanna CFDA Honor to Come Soon

10 Justifiable Reasons Why Rihanna Deserves Her CFDA Honor

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For those of you in the navy, you need not read this. You already know.

But if there was any question why it was announced this morning that Rihanna would be receiving the Council of Fashion Designers of America’s (CFDA) Fashion Icon Award, we’ll clear things up for you. Set to accept the award on June 2 at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall in New York, RiRi is a perfect fit.

In addition to past winners being Kate Moss, Lady Gaga and Iman the honor serves to highlight individuals who have made an imprint on the culture. And love her or not, the culture has felt Ri’s imprint.

Check out the ten reasons we think she deserves the award on the next pages!

  • I need a soldier

    Good for Rihanna. I’m not mad at a young sistah for being recognized and awarded for her achievments in music and fashion industry. If the professional people that matters and makes decisions deems her worthy hats off to the Icon 🙂

  • guest

    Congrats to Rihanna. Keep pushing forward. Trailblazer.

  • Nathalie Jürgen

    “And where there clothing on a regular” are you serious ?!?!?!?! Its wear* and their* thank u and good night

  • RisingSun

    Good for her. Rihanna is definitely a risk taker when it comes to her design and wardrobe choices. Not only that but her music is so influential in the commercial pop genre. Rihanna is on the path to being a living legend.

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  • Tonyee

    She’s definitely grown on me over the years…She’s come a long way.
    Proud of you boo :). Keep it up.