Dick Clark ProductionsDiana Ross is set to receive the American Music Award for Lifetime Achievement this year.

The legendary singer will also be performing at the AMAs ceremony.

“I have endless memories of all the years that I have appeared on the American Music Awards,” Diana says 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.”

Diana has a long history with the AMAs. She attended the very first show in 1974 and even hosted the ceremony in 1986 and 1987. She’s won seven AMAs over the course of her career.

The AMAs airs November 19 at 8 p.m. EST on ABC.

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