Loretta Lynn is being recognized for her “historic contributions” to the music industry. “Billboard” has chosen Lynn to receive their inaugural Women in Music Legend Award. It’ll be presented to her on December 11th at the Women in Music event in New York City. The ceremony will air on December 18th on Lifetime. The co-president of Guggenheim Media’s Entertainment Group says, “From the moment she broke through more than five decades ago, Loretta Lynn has been an unstoppable musical force who writes and performs with a breathtaking fearlessness and honesty.”