85 reads
Los Angeles Soul Music Festival At Exposition Park

Source: Earl Gibson III / Getty

On August 18th Black musicians will gather in Nashville for the Black Music Honors. Slick Rick will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award and our very own Ed Lover will present him with it. The Jacksons will perform, receive the same award and celebrate their 50th anniversary.

 

Other musicians that will be honored are Donnie McClurkin, Guy, Jody Watley and Oleta Adams. Get ready to watch performances by SWV, Dave Hollister, Da Brat and more. The show will be hosted by Rickey Smiley and Letoya Luckett and will air Friday, September 23 at 9 pm on Bounce and Aspire.

RELATED: Google Doodle Celebrates The 44th Anniversary Of Hip-Hop With Interactive Turntables

RELATED: Hip-Hop’s Greatest Albums & The Legends That Created Them [EXCLUSIVE]

RELATED: After 23-Year Battle, Slick Rick Becomes An American Citizen