Earlier this year, Francia Raisa did something for Selena Gomez that even the closest of friends would struggle to do: give her bestie one of her kidneys. At the 2017 Women in Music event, the actress was once again by her BFF’s side to present her with the honor of being Billboard‘s “Woman of the Year”.
“It was so positive for our friendship,” she says about the operation. “It got us closer but I also learned so much about myself. It was a very humbling experience. I was 28 years old at the time and I [needed] help to take a shower. I’ve learned so much from Selena growing up in our friendship.”
Raisa also reminisced that her and Gomez never did get to go to prom but that tonight’s event was a perfect substitute. “I feel like I’m crowning this year’s prom queen.”
Watch the full interview in the video above.