The 25-year-old singer proudly put the scar from her kidney transplant on display on social media after announcing she had undergone surgery.
After thanking Fanning and Raisa, Gomez added "I don't know how I'll ever repay it but maybe I'll make an epic album next year". Of the honor Selena said, "The idea of Woman of the Year made me a little uncomfortable". The "Wolves" crooner was asked about her decision to sign onto the project, but basically said nothing with her response. "I think for me what's been great is that I've been able to live the life that I've wanted for myself".
Her focus on the present and on finding what is meaningful in life extends to other parts of her life as well, like grappling with fame and deciding to focus on herself instead of on how others see her.
German market evacuated after package with nails found
Security has been stepped up at all markets across Germany ahead of that anniversary, and the looming first Advent weekend. Anis Amri, fled to Italy after the 19 December attack and died in a shootout with police near Milan four days later.
"I love Kevin, the creator of Instagram, and he has gotten mad at me", she told Billboard, explaining that she often tells him she needs to "take a break from it".
Accepting the award, Gomez said that she was grateful for all the support she has received throughout her career. I've been joking about this all week, but ya know, we didn't get to go to prom...
Gomez also thanked friends and family for sticking by her through "hard times", and noted that women, in particular, have been driving forces behind her recovery. In acting and in film, you're around a much more stable community.