LasVegas, 19 May-2014, IT: Pop diva Jennifer Lopez was honoured with the Icon Award at the 2014 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas. Iggy Azalea and Ricky Martin introduced the star, listing off her many accomplishments including selling more than 75 million records worldwide and earning over USD 1.4 billion at the box office.
Celebrity fans including Taylor Swift then shared their memories of Jennifer Lopez via video.
The night belonged to Latino diva as she opened the night by performing “We Are One” with Pitbull and Claudia Leitte. and later on performed her hit “First Love,” after winning the honour. Afterward she accepted her award, thanking her family, friends and collaborators and gave a special shout out to her young fans.
“All you little ones sitting on the living room floor, have faith, dream big, think big,” she said. “And know that anything is possible, you never know where you might end up.”
Also, check out the full list of winners from the 2014 Billboard Music Awards.
Top Artist: Justin Timberlake
Top New Artist: Lorde
Top Male Artist: Justin Timberlake
Top Female Artist: Katy Perry
Top Duo/Group: Imagine Dragons
Top Billboard 200 Artist: Justin Timberlake
Top Hot 100 Artist: Imagine Dragons
Top Digital Songs Artist: Katy Perry
Top Radio Songs Artist: Justin Timberlake
Top Touring Artist: Bon Jovi
Top Social Artist: Justin Bieber
Top Streaming Artist: Miley Cyrus
Top R&B Artist: Justin Timberlake
Top Rap Artist: Eminem
Top Country Artist: Luke Bryan
Top Rock Artist: Imagine Dragons
Top Latin Artist: Marc Anthony
Top Dance/Electronic Artist: Daft Punk
Top Christian Artist: Chris Tomlin
Top Billboard 200 Album: Justin Timberlake, The 20/20 Experience
Top R&B Album: Justin Timberlake, The 20/20 Experience
Top Rap Album: Eminem, The Marshall Mathers LP 2
Top Country Album: Luke Bryan, Crash My Party
Top Rock Album: Imagine Dragons, Night Visions
Top Latin Album: Marc Anthony, 3.0
(Input source: AFP)