The accolades keep on coming for Beyoncé.
The singer will receive an award from the New York Association of Black Journalists on May 15.
The new mom won the award for her July 2011 Essence magazine cover story, “Eat, Play, Love,” which chronicled her nine-month hiatus in 2010 and featured a cowgirl-inspired photoshoot.
Essence entertainment director Cori Murray praised the singer for her work.
“She’s a real writer. We had to edit her, but everyone gets edited except Toni Morrison.”
And in other news, Beyoncé’s fragrance Pulse was nominated by The Fragrance Foundation for 2 FiFi awards.
Pulse nabbed the singer nods for Fragrance of the Year – Luxe Women and Best Packaging of the Year – Luxe Women.
The awards ceremony will take place on May 21st at Alice Tully Hall.
Awww…Bey keeps Blue close to her heart…