Diana Ross to receive Lifetime Achievement Award at American Music Awards
UPI News Service, 10/19/2017
Diana Ross will be honored with the American Music Award for Lifetime Achievement at the upcoming AMA ceremony.
Ross is a seven-time AMA winner who previously hosted the awards show in 1986 and 1987.
"I have endless memories of all the years that I have appeared on the American Music Awards," the iconic singer said in a statement."It started with Dick Clark and The Caravan of Stars and American Bandstand. It was Dick Clark who said 'Music is the soundtrack of our lives.' So true. I am so excited to be receiving this honorable award."
The prestigious award is given "to artists who have made truly exceptional contributions to the music industry."
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