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Billboard Music Awards: Garth Brooks To Receive Icon Award This Year!

Billboard Music Awards: Garth Brooks To Receive Icon Award This Year!
February 26, 2020 - 20:10 / Amanda Stanford

Garth Brooks is set to receive the prestigious Icon award at this year's Billboard Awards. Here's everything we know so far!

Garth Brooks set to win Icon award and perform at the 2020 Billboard Awards

Brooks is not only going to receive the award, but perform at the award show, taking place in Las Vegas on April 30th.

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The country singer has won 29 Billboard awards, putting him on the same list as Jennifer Lopez, Celine Dion, Prince, Cher, Mariah Carey, and Neil Diamond.

He has earned nine No. 1 albums on the all-genre Billboard 200 chart, the most of any country artist in history.

Garth Brooks performs on stage at the 2019 iHeartRadio Music Awards.

Nominees for the Billboard Awards are based on fan interactions, album sales, digital song sales, radio play, streaming, touring, and social media engagement.

Brooks broke attendance records at every stop during his 2019 stadium tour.

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You can catch the superstar on his intimate “Dive Bar” tour, which will continue into 2022.