The fourteenth edition of Billboard’s Women In Music event is imminent and this year’s winners have recently been revealed. Alicia Keys and Megan Thee Stallion have been named as two of three laureates who will be recognized for their contributions to women’s empowerment.
Billboard announced that Alicia Keys would be honored with the American Express Impact Award for work with her organization “She Is Music”. The purpose of the organization is to help increase the number of women in the music industry. The organization offers help to songwriters, engineers, producers, artists and industry professionals. Over the past year, they have collaborated with various companies, including the USC Inclusion Initiative Annenberg, Universal and Billboard.
Megan Thee Stallion, who had an outstanding year, will receive the Powerhouse Award because she is being honored for all the hits she has made this year.
Spanish singer Rosalía has been named the recipient of the Rising Star Award.
Hannah Karp, Billboard’s Managing Editor, said, “Women in Music is a celebration of artists and leaders who are changing the world through their work. We are delighted to honor Alicia Keys, Rosalía and Megan thee Stallion, whose visions and singular voices change our culture while encouraging fans to stay true to themselves. “
The 14th annual Billboard Women in Music will take place on December 12th.
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