Cardi B is leading when it comes to BET nominations. Well, pretty much any award shows nominations. Rapper/singer Drake and Beyonce follow.
Billboard Music Awards took place in Nevada this year and was hosted by Kelly Clarkson. Reports from TheY BF say, Drake and Cardi came home with Trophies! Also, Wendy Williams reports Madonna spent millions of her own money on her performance.
TheYBF reports, Oprah Winfrey was honored with a Empowerment in Entertainmemt award, at The Hollywood Reporter’s Inaugural Empowerment in Entertainment luncheon in LA.
WHO: BMI (Broadcast Music, Inc.), the global leader in rights management, was proud to announce that multiplatinum superstar Janet Jackson named a BMI Icon at the 2018 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards. The event will be held Thursday, August 30th at The Woodruff Arts Center’s Symphony Hall in Atlanta and will be hosted by BMI President & CEO Mike O’Neill and BMI Vice President Creative (Atlanta), Catherine Brewton, with Lifestyle Specialist Kenny Burns as co-host.
The 2018 Black Music Honors recognized the legacy of Aretha Franklin during the award show taping on Thursday, August 16. . Hosted by 2017 Marconi Award Winner Rickey Smiley and singer/actress LeToya Luckett, the annual two-hour television special honors artists and musicians who have influenced and made significant contributions to American music. This year’s honorees were Bobby Brown, Faith Evans, Bebe & Cece Winans, Whodini, Stephanie Mills and Dallas Austin.
Kandi Burress threw husband Todd Tucker a wild ‘Jordans and Jerseys’ themed party for his 45th birthday. View photos inside!
Named after the Black Entertainment Television network, the awards celebrate the work of African Americans and other American minorities across the entertainment industry and have been broadcast live on television since 2001.
Hosted by actor and comedian Jamie Foxx, this year’s event saw Beyonce walk home with the award for best female R&B artist, while Cardi B won best female hip hop artist.
One of the most coveted events among the fashion crowd, there were standout looks all-round as stars made bold fashion statements that celebrated everything from African-Amercian culture to Pride month.