Pink to Receive Icon Award at 2021 Billboard Music Awards

Pink is set to receive the Icon Award at this year’s Billboard Music Awards.

“As a little girl, I always dreamed about being a singer and sharing my love of music with the world,” Pink said in a press release. “Years later, to receive the Billboard Music Awards Icon Award is hard to fathom! I feel so honored to join the ranks of music idols like Cher, Garth Brooks, Janet Jackson and Stevie Wonder.”

She added, “It’s a true ‘pinch me’ moment and I feel humbled and blessed,”

Other past Icons include Prince, Mariah Carey, Jennifer Lopez, Celine Dion and Neil Diamond.

Pink will also perform on the show set to air Sunday, May 23 at 8 p.m. ET on NBC.

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