The previous recipients of the Icon Award include Jennifer Lopez, Janet Jackson, among other talented artists. Carey has had 18 hit songs on the Billboard charts since 1990. According to Billboard, the singer is the only soloist to top the chart in every year of any decade.
On April 27th, The hit artist tweeted, “Seriously though, thank you @billboard @BBMAs for the attention to detail, the impeccable selection of contributors, for actually giving a *bleep* (choose expletive of choice), for all the hard work putting this together and for truly getting me! ❤️”
Carey also showed her social media followers a picture that was sent to her while she was in rehearsals for her BBMA performance. Carey called the promotion for the event in Times Square “pretty darn cool.” We couldn’t agree more!
She recently announced on Instagram that fans will be able to a social media template by Unfold to make their own posts about the singer.
Watch her hit the stage and receive her Icon Award tonight at 8 p.m. ET/PT on NBC!
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