Gwen Stefani has been named the recipient of the 2019 Fashion Icon prize at the upcoming E! People’s Choice Awards.
The singer is to be feted for her success as a style guru as well as for co-founding several popular lifestyle brands, including her fashion line L.A.M.B., its sister label Harajuku Lovers, and her eyewear range gx by Gwen Stefani.
“It’s an incredible honour to receive this year’s Fashion Icon Award at the E!’s People’s Choice Awards,” said Gwen in a statement. “As an artist, musician and entrepreneur, fashion has always served as a creative outlet for me to express my personality and music. I am so grateful to receive this award and continue to be inspired by those who stand apart and embrace their unique style and individuality.”
Since launching her music career with No Doubt in 1995, the 50-year-old has built up a reputation for embracing a quirky aesthetic and effortlessly merging modern glamour with fashion-forward streetwear.
Accordingly, bosses at E! couldn’t think of a better person to receive the prestigious prize.
“Gwen Stefani is a global music artist, whose unique signature style and individuality has transcended time,” added Jen Neal, general manager, E! News, Live Events and Lifestyle Digital. “She has effortlessly evolved her success in music to fashion and beauty launching numerous popular lifestyle brands.”
The 2019 E! People’s Choice Awards will be broadcast live from Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California on 10 November.