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Yung Bleu Releases “Beautiful Lies” Video Feat. Kehlani


Yung Bleu continues his historic rookie campaign with the drop-off of his new video “Beautiful Lies.” The single features Kehlan and is on his Moon Boy debut album. The video also stars actress Parker McKenna Posey. Visit for more information Directed by Jon Primo, the video is set in a deserted military camp. Bleu ventures […]

2021 Soul Train Awards to Take Place at Apollo Theater

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BET has announced the 2021 Soul Train Awards, set to take over the World Famous Apollo Theater in New York. Celebrating the best in soul music and the television show’s 50th anniversary, the “Soul Train Awards” recognizes the best in Soul, R&B, and Hip Hop. The show is set to air on Nov. 28. Visit […]

H.E.R., Chris Brown Lead 2020 Soul Train Awards Nominations

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The 2020 Soul Train Awards will hit BET on Sunday, November 29, highlighting the best in R&B and Hip-Hop. The 2020 nominations are led by H.E.R. at eight nominations, she is closely followed by Chris Brown at seven. Visit for more information Additional nominations for the show include Beyoncé and Young Thug tied at […]

Summer Walker Speaks Out Following Soul Train Awards Speech

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By: Amira Lawson Visit for more information Summer Walker has made her social anxiety no secret to fans. This Sunday, the singer just won “Best New Artist” in this year’s Soul Train Awards. When the singer accepted her award and gave her speech, it sparked fans in a frenzy, adding to the tireless debate […]

H.E.R. Leads 2018 Soul Train Award Nominations

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The 2018 Soul Train Awards will hit TVs across America during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend and is led by H.E.R. with seven total nominations. Following H.E.R. are Cardi B and Bruno Mars who are tied with six apiece. Visit for more information Additional nominations go to SZA who will compete with H.E.R. for “Best […]

Erykah Badu Live Album Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary

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Words by Jasmine Johnson Visit for more information Erykah Badu released her album, Live, over the weekend 20 years ago (does that make you feel old?). Live quickly went double platinum with the radio hit “Tyrone.” It includes cover songs by Chaka Khan “Stay,” Roy Ayers “Searchin,” and many more old school hit singles. […]

Keyshia Cole and Method Man Set To Perform At 2017 Soul Train Awards

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Words by Ime Ekpo Visit for more information BET is assuring soul folks the 2017 Soul Train Awards will meet their eyes with a largely warm welcome. The network has added Keyshia Cole, Method Man, Demetria McKinney, DVSN, Le’Andria Johnson, Ledisi, Daniel Caeser, Major, Luke James, U-God, and Ro James to the already star-studded […]

Solange and Bruno Mars Lead 2017 Soul Train Awards Nominations

Words by Ime Ekpo Visit for more information On November 5th, BET’s 2017 Soul Train Awards will be taking place in Las Vegas and the scroll of nominations this year is looking pretty impressive. Due to the wide success of her third studio album A Seat At The Table last year, Solange is in […]

Teyana Taylor, Bel Biv DeVoe Walk the 2016 Soul Train Awards Red Carpet

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The 2016 Soul Train Awards took over Las Vegas as stars flocked to the west coast for the awards show. Hosted by the Godmother of Soul, Erykah Badu, who also hosted last year’s extravaganza and who added Executive Producer to her titled, emceed the annual awards show at the Orleans Arena. Visit for more information […]

Watch The First “Soul Cypher” From The Soul Train Awards

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Last night’s 2015 Soul Train Awards changed the “freestyle” aesthetic with host Erykah Badu serving up beats on the turntables and soul singers Chrisette Michele, K-Ci, Lalah Hathaway and Eddie Levert participating in the first R&B cypher. Visit for more information Having served in the past as a highlight of the BET Hip Hop […]

Erykah Badu Calls Out Iggy Azalea at Soul Train Awards: “Definitely Not Rap”

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Erykah Badu is hosting the Soul Train Awards this year–which began at 8pm and is currently airing on BET–and if you thought the queen of social media shade wouldn’t bring the shenanigans to the small screen, you thought horribly wrong. Visit for more information During a skit in which Badu–who released her first project […]