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!