Ariana Grande named People magazine’s ‘Woman of the Year’

Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande has been named People magazine’s woman of the year.

The 25-year-old singer was chosen for the honour due to her strength of character and for “consistently standing up for herself”.

She’ll be presented with her award at Billboard’s 13th annual Women in Music event in December.

Previous recipients include Taylor Swift, Lady Gaga and Selena Gomez.