Soul Train Awards 2017
2017 Soul Train Music Awards
Erykah Badu, a four-time Grammy-award winning Soul singer and songwriter, hosted the annual 2017 Soul Train Awards. The celebration showcases Soul Train’s impact on the history of music and dance from the 70s to today by bringing together music legends and bright new stars for a night of electrifying performances.
We are excited to announce the lineup and it’s packed with tons of R&B artists; Toni Braxton, SWV, Faith Evans, 112, Jessie J, Keyshia Cole, Daniel Caesar, DVSN, Luke James, Ledisi, Ro James and many more. As far as presenters, BET really outdid themselves with appearances for Bell Biv Devoe, Deon Cole, Lil Rel Howery, Robin Thede and Sevyn Streeter.
Multi-platinum and seven-time Grammy award-winning singer-songwriter, Toni Braxton received the coveted Don Cornelius Legend Award, while SWV was honoured with the third annual Lady of Soul Award. Bruno Mars also won big at the award show receiving five awards from several categories including Best R&B/Soul Male Artist, Video of the Year, Album/Mixtape of the Year. It was also a successful night for SZA receiving two awards, Best New Artist and Best R&B/Soul Female Artist.
Catch the Soul Train Awards Friday 1st December at 9 p.m on BET (Sky 187, Virgin 184, Freesat 140).