They’ll be offered with the American Express Impact Award on the 13th annual occasion
Billboard has introduced that Alex Belle and Isis Valentino St. Beauty will obtain the American Express Impact Award on the 13th annual Women in Music occasion on December sixth in New York City.
“We are thrilled to have trailblazer Janelle Monáe choose this 12 months’s American Express Impact Award winner, St. Beauty,” states Deb Curtis, Vice President Experiential Marketing and Partnerships at American Express. “We acknowledge the significance backing ladies in music who’re making an impression not solely on the business itself, but additionally for different ladies.”
The American Express Impact Award acknowledges impactful feminine artists who’ve paved the way in which for different ladies within the music business and past. The Atlanta-based duo St. Beauty was hand-selected to win this award by beforehand introduced Trailblazer Award recipient Janelle Monáe. With their music St. Beauty goals to heal and encourage others, and so they ten look to Monáe for steering in navigating the music business.
This is American Express’ sixth 12 months partnering with Billboard for the annual Women in Music occasion, furthering the model’s dedication to feminine musicians, executives and entrepreneurs who’re making an impression within the business. Grammy Award-winning artist, Solange, obtained the inaugural American Express Impact Award in 2017.
Ariana Grande shall be awarded Woman the Year, Janelle Monáe with the Trailblazer Award, Cyndi Lauper with the Icon Award, and SZA with the Rule Breaker Award. The star-studded occasion additionally honors probably the most highly effective feminine executives within the business.
The 13th annual Women in Music occasion is produced by Don Mischer Productions. The red-carpet pre-show shall be broadcast reside on Twitter from 7-10 pm EST on Thursday, December sixth. The 2018 occasion is sponsored by American Airlines, American Express, Fiji Water, Honda Stage and Nielsen Music.