Bruno Mars Presents the Icon Award to Ms. Janet Jackson at the 2018 BBMA’s

Bruno Mars presents Janet Jackson with the Icon Award – see photos!

Bruno Mars made a surprise appearance tonight at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards for a huge reason.

The ‘Finesse‘ singer took the stage in his signature black tinted sunglasses, silk button down blue shirt, and black pants to present a very special award.

He started off by saying, ‘the name Jackson represents undeniable artistic genius.

Watch his full speech below:

The youngest Jackson sibling, Janet came out to graciously accept the Icon Award which Mars handed her while bowing down.  Bruno posted the photo to his Instagram with a very appropriate emoji of a crown.

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We are loving this photo of the two musical geniuses in the tour bus.

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See more photos of Bruno and Janet Jackson from 2018 The Billboard Music Awards below: