Jennifer Lopez to receive the CFDA Fashion Icon Award. From that iconic Versace dress to sparkling bodysuits, Jennifer Lopez always knows how to turn heads on stage and on the red carpet.
And now, she’s being honoured with the Fashion Icon Award at the 2019 CFDA Awards in June.
The Council of Fashion Designers of America broke the news on their Instagram, revealing that J.Lo would be receiving the highly coveted prize.
The singer and actress follows in the footsteps of Naomi Campbell, Beyonce, Pharrell, Rihanna and more in winning the Fashion Icon Award.
CFDA chairwoman Diane von Furstenberg said in a statement: “Jennifer Lopez uses clothes as a way to express confidence and power. Both designers and fans look forward to her fashion statements. ”
The CFDA has credited Lopez’s impact on fashion to her many iconic red carpet moments – including her green plunging Versace gown.
She has not only worked with Donatella Versace, but designers such as Tom Ford, Zuhair Murad and Balmain who have helped craft her signature look over the years.
The 2019 CFDA Awards will be held in the Brooklyn Museum on June 3rd.
Jennifer Lopez to receive the CFDA Fashion Icon Award