The all-star nominees for the SOUL TRAIN AWARDS 2016 span across 12 different categories. Tickets will be emailed to ticket buyers by November 1st.
Drake leads the pack with 12 total nominations including two nominations for the highly coveted Video of the Year Award for his feature on Rihannas single Work and this years mega hit Hotline Bling. Beyoncé follows with 8 nominations including Best R&B/Soul Female Artist, Album/Mixtape of the Year for her groundbreaking album Lemonade, and multiple honors for lead single Formation including Song of the Year, Best Dance Performance and The Ashford & Simpson Songwriters Award. Camp Flog Gnaw is the brainchild of Tyler, the Creator and came into being when permits to throw a single-day block party to celebrate the release of his album Goblin could not be procured.
Grammy award-winning, multi-platinum singer Brandy will be honored with the second annual Lady of Soul Award, while multi-platinum and three-time Grammy award-winning producer, singer and songwriter Teddy Riley will be presented with the nights highly coveted Legend Award. To understand my life, you have to understand how I survived." This winter, The Game will be heading overseas for the European leg of his 1992 Block Wars Tour which kicks off November 26th in Zurich and will hit London, Manchester, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Prague, Moscow and many other cities.
The yearly celebration will honor the best in soulful music from returning legends to the next generation. #1992 was inspired by my childhood when I was 12 years old coming into my teenage years in a city that was plagued by gang activity and a nation that was racially divided.
(East Coast, West Coast, South, etc..) INQUIRE HERE If you have experience in either writing interviews, editorials, Filming, or photography we want to see what you got. Filmed November 6 at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, SOUL TRAIN AWARDS 2016 will air on CENTRIC and BET on November 27th, 2016 at 8PM ET. In the meantime, fans can check out Game's appearances with Wendy Williams, Steve Harvey and Amber Rose where he further delves into his projects and current hot topics. Paak & the Free Nationals, Kamasi Washington, and TDE's Mixedby Ali were being added to this year's Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival, Tyler, the Creator is back today to announce that tickets for both days of this year's event are officially sold out.
The night will also feature incredible presenters including New Edition, Jill Scott, India Arie, Luke James, Woody Mc Clain, Bryshere Gray, Elijah Kelley, and Keith Powers. European tour dates are listed below and tickets are available here.
Paak who are multi-nominees across categories including Best New Artist, Best R&B/Soul Male Artist and the Rhythm & Bars Award (Formerly Best Hip-Hop Song of the Year.)The SOUL TRAIN AWARDS will feature an exhilarating lineup of memorable performances and viewers can expect special appearances by some of the brightest stars in entertainment. Hosted by Terence J and Regina Hall, the concert will feature greatest hit performances by Usher, Jill Scott, Common, The Roots, Bell Biv De Voe, Busta Rhymes, Janelle Monae, De La Soul, Yolanda Adams, Michelle Williams and Ki Ki Sheard along with appearances by Samuel L.
The event annually showcases Soul Trains impact on the history of music and dance from the 70s to today. Jackson, Jesse Williams and Angela Bassett."Our country has been led for the past eight years by an extraordinary President and First Lady," said Debra Lee, Chairman and CEO, BET Networks.
Four-time Grammy-award winning soul singer and songwriter Erykah Badu will once again take over the Vegas stage to host the awards with her eccentric style, cerebral music, incomparable spirit and comedic commentary. He previously hit the #1 with The Documentary 2 (2015), Blood Moon: Year of the Wolf (2014), Jesus Piece (2012), The R. The Game says, "I'm most appreciative to my Real fans who are the ones that have been pushing me through for the past decade.
Fresh, Yuna, Eric Benet, BJ the Chicago Kid, Ro James, Wreckx-n-Effect, Candice Boyd, MAJOR., Carl Thomas and Total have been added to the star-studded lineup of performances for SOUL TRAIN AWARDS 2016. With 1992, The Game unleashed his eighth #1 Top R&B/Hip-Hop and Rap Album. Album (2011), LAX (2008), Doctor's Advocate (2006) and The Documentary (2005).