Mary J. Blige To Receive Icon Award at 2022 Billboard Music Awards Mary J. Blige will receive the Icon Award at the Billboard Awards. The show airs on Sunday May 15th from Las Vegas She is a 10 time Billboard Music Award winner. She joins the ranks of Prince, Stevie Wonder, Cher, Janet Jackson, Mariah Carey and more in receiving the Icon Award. She will also perform on the show. What is your favorite Mary J. Blige album?