For the first time in Soul Train Music Awards history, this year’s show was broadcast live on BET! The star-studded event was held at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on November 17 and was hosted by actresses Tisha Campbell and Tichina Arnold. The pair opened the show with an upbeat, comedy-laced performance of some of Janet Jackson’s biggest hits produced by the legendary duo Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis.
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Ricco Barrino was born in High Point, NC. His music career began when he started singing at the Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church, where he learned how to lead the choir by his family members.
Good for his compositions, lyrics and soulful sound he can capture an audience of all who is under the influence of his melodies. With Ricco Barrino’s ability to mix old school and new school together it’s quite genius how he’s able to reach across generations making for some good ole bowl of “Gumbo Fans”. As Ricco Barrino captivates his audience with his smooth deliver of word choices and sweet melodies. You can easily see why his music sounds like the likes of “Rock Soul”. READ MORE
Comedian “Blame It On Kway” is proving he is an excellent entrepreneur, During the BET Awards Week, he opens another Krab Queenz restaurant in LA. READ MORE
Cardi B is leading when it comes to BET nominations. Well, pretty much any award shows nominations. Rapper/singer Drake and Beyonce follow.
Scrapp Deleon is home from prison and dating already?
Vh1 Love and Hip Hop Atlanta season premiere airs at 8pm March 25th. The drama filled trailer leaves so many questions unanswered. The anticipated return of Scrapp Deleon the son of Karen “KK” King shows him being released from prison. Momma Dee posted pictures earlier this year but was Scrapp free yet?
The season 5 LHH Atlanta ended showing Scrapp appearing before a judge receiving a 20 year sentence for a marajuana charge. Originally Deleon was ordered to serve 5 years in jail and 15 years probabation. Through lots of prayers and a great attorney Scrapp RETURNS to Season 8 after serving only 3 years. READ MORE