The Soul Train Awards aired last night on Centric and BET hosted by Wendy Williams. She lit up the stage with a glitzy toast to Vegas. Chris Brown kicked things off performing a medley of his hits, including “Yo (Excuse Me Miss),” “New Flame,” and “Loyal.”
90’s R&B icons and North Carolina natives Jodeci reunited to perform classic fan favorites “Freek’n You,” “Come and Talk to Me,” “Stay” and “Forever My Lady,” in addition to debuting their new single, “Nobody Wins.”
Kool & The Gang was honored with the Legend Award for their outstanding achievements and contributions to soul music.
Also performances by: 3WB, Aloe Blacc, Alyson Cambridge, Blue Man Group, Chippendales Dancers, Da Brat, Elle Verner, Eric Benet, Joe, Kem, Lil’ Jon, Lil’ Kim, Liv Warfield, Ma$E, MC Lyte, Missy Elliott, Nico & Vinz, Sevyn Streeter, Tamar Braxton, Tank and We Are Toonz.
Presenters at the awards show included: Bill Bellamy, Bobby Jones, Boris Kodjoe, Faith Evans, Keith Sweat, Lalia Ali, Ledisi, Leon, Michelle Williams, Mo’ne Davis, Nile Rodgers, Sheryl Underwood, Tank, Trey Songz, Tyrese and Wolf Blitzer.