SOLANGE TO RECEIVE IMPACT AWARD AT BILLBOARD’S WOMEN IN MUSIC EVENT
*Solange will be the recipient of Billboard’s prestigious Impact Award at this year’s Women in Music event, with its 2008 Woman of the Year Ciara returning to host the ceremony.
“The Billboard Women in Music event was created to spotlight female trailblazers in the music industry,” explained Dana Miller,
Chief Marketing Officer, The Hollywood Reporter – Billboard Media Group. “Whether entertaining sold-out crowds or signing the
next big artist, the women we celebrate are powerful leaders and pioneers, creating inspirational legacies and opening doors.”
The American Express Impact Award honors a woman who “uses her voice to empower and develop new leaders of tomorrow through their on-air persona, platform, and philanthropic efforts to inspire social change across the masses.”