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Erykah Badu a/k/a Low Down Loretta Brown was on the 1s and 2s Djing for the 2015 Soul Train Awards Soul Cypher.  The jam session was a real treat with K-Ci from Jodeci singing a short remix of the groups hit single “Come and Talk To Me” and Lalah Hathaway scatting like a jazz legends are supposed to do.  It was even more cool to see the legend Eddie Levert sing a portion of “Let Me Make Love To You” over a Hip Hop track.  This cypher was one for the records!  Watch it below! READ MORE

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Some of your favortie R&B legends came together to pay tribute to iconic singer/songwriter Babyface in a tribute performance at the 2015 Soul Train Awards. Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds was given the Legend Award for his contribution to music over the last almost 30 years.  Watch Fantasia, Boyz II Men, Tevin Campbell, Brandy, and Bobby Brown sing hits penned and/or produced by Babyface on the 2015 Soul Train Awards below.   READ MORE

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Timbaland protégé, V. Bozeman performed “Smile” on the 2015 Soul Train Awards. The songbird hails from South Central Los Angeles, and the feel good lyrics celebrate finding a mate able to inspire especially during tough times. Bozeman’s infectious voice will touch you through the screen.  Check out her performance of “Smile” on the 2015 Soul Train Awards below.  READ MORE

DSC_7994More red carpet photos from the 2015 Soul Train Awards!!  This set includes Jill Scott, Erykah Badu, Mary Mary’s Erica Campbell, R Kelly, Tisha Campbell-Martin, Chrisette Michele and more!  Ms. Jill Scott, pictured above, graced the red capet in Balmain.  She was presented with the first-ever Lady of Soul Award and performed her classic tracks “Back Together,” “Long Walk,” “It’s Love,” “Golden,” “Cross My Mind,” and “Whatever.”
Erykah Badu lit up the 2015 Soul Train Awards red carpet last night in this long black dress and top hat.  The sexy mama of 3 opened the show with a performance of all her hits incn,luding “Danger,” “On & O” and “Love Of My Life.” DSC_8052The back of her dress was so fab!
DSC_7910Warryn and Erica Campbell was easily the best looking couple on the 2015 Soul Train Awards red carpet last night in Las Vegas.  Check out more photos from the red carpet and a few from back stage inside! READ MORE

DSC_7704 Last night the 2015 Soul Train Awards lit up Las Vegas!  And you know Freddyo was in on all the red carpet action!  So many stars came out and as you can see, the lovely and talented Janelle Monae was serving sexy in her Chanel outfit!DSC_7722“Classic Man” Jidenna was casket shard on the 2015 Soul Train Awards red carpet!DSC_7131The Game’s Tasha Mack brought her fierce style to the 2015 Soul Train Awards red carpet!DSC_6953RNB singer/songwirter Tank was dressed in a nice blue suit and white shoes.  He dropped a free EP earlier this year titled If You Were Mine.  Check out more red carpet pics inside! READ MORE

Monica Players AwardsTune in to BET this Tuesday night July 21 for the First Annual Players Awards where my girl Monica will be performing her new single “Just Right For Me”.  Also on the BET Players Awards will be Lebron James, Stephen Curry, Chris Paul, Lil Wayne, and DJ Khaled.   The awards show took place in Las Vegas.  In addition to that, Monica also celebrated the 20 year anniversary of the release of her debut album ‘Miss Thang’.  She posted a heartfelt message on her Instagram to commemorate that time in her life. See that below. READ MORE

66d16d8ca5987f68e3b3bcb2c9e7a58cK. Michelle and Azealia Banks announced they will be embarking on a very special 20-date tour across North America this fall. The co-headlining tour presented by CENTRIC and BET commences in Indianapolis on 09/15 and will make stops in Chicago, Detroit, Atlanta, New York among many others, and wraps in Los Angeles on 10/15.

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a_Dascha Polanco (Orange is the New Black), singer Cassie Ventura, Maddie Mey, CIROC Exec Erin Harris, and Draya Michelle

Dascha Polanco (Orange is the New Black), singer Cassie Ventura, Draya Michelle, Mercedeh Allen, and Fernanda Romero all gathered at Pump in West Hollywood for the Motions BET Summer Brunch.  All looking fabulous they enjoyed Ciroc’s summer collection and all walked away with their swag bags full of Motions Hair Care.  Lauren London and CassieSome other attendees are Love & Hip Hop’s Apryl Jones, actress Lauren London, and Claire Sulmers Editor of the Fashion Bomb Daily.  Check out all the photos from this fabulous event below. READ MORE