Categories: Awards Shows News

Toni Braxton, SWV, Tamar Braxton, 112, Tank, More to Perform at 2017 Soul Train Awards

Toni Braxton, SWV, Tamar Braxton, 112, Tank and Kirk Franklin has been announced as performers at the upcoming 2017 Soul Train Awards, presented by BET. Additionally, four-time Grammy-award winning soul singer and songwriter Erykah Badu host, write and produce the event. The annual celebration will recognize the best in Soul, R&B, and Hip-Hop from legends to the next generation.

As previously reported, this year’s most nominated artist goes to Solange, who secured seven total nods including Best R&B/Soul Female Artist, and the highly coveted Video of the Year and Song of the Year for the hit single “Cranes in the Sky.” Bruno Mars follows with six total nominations including two nominations for Song of the Year for his hit single “That’s What I Like,” and Album/Mixtape of the Year for “24K Magic.” DJ Khaled, Rihanna, and Bryson Tiller also received multiple nominations this year including Video of the Year, Song of the Year and Best Collaboration.

As for R&B/Soul newcomers, Khalid and SZA lead the pack with nominations in categories including Best New Artist, Best R&B/Soul Male Artist, Best R&B/Soul Female Artist, Best Collaboration and the Ashford & Simpson Songwriter’s Award.

Multi-platinum and seven-time Grammy award-winning singer-songwriter Toni Braxton will receive the coveted Don Cornelius Legend Award.

Filmed on November 5th at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, BET Presents: 2017 Soul Train Awards will air on BET and BET HER on November 26th, 2017 at 8PM ET.

 

For show information, visit BET.com/SoulTrain.

Share
Published by

Recent Posts

Music: Landstrip Chip – ‘Even Count’

It seems there’s some new heat coming out of Atlanta. As summer steadily approaches, this is the time when ATL…

3 days ago

Music: TxTHEWAY – ‘Come From Nothing’

South Florida singer TxTHEWAY debuts his new single, “Come From Nothing.” A reminder of humble beginnings, the song takes a…

4 days ago

Trey Songz Joins YFN Lucci on New Single ‘All Night Long’

It wouldn’t be the summer without another string of hit singles from platinum certified rapper YFN Lucci. The Atlanta native…

4 days ago

Montell Jordan Returns With New Single, ‘When I’m Around You’

90's R&B star Montell Jordan makes his return to music with the brand new single, "When I'm Around You." The…

1 week ago

Atlanta-based Singer Vina Mills Drops Black Girl Anthem “Serena Williams”

Atlanta-based indie singer Vina Mills is pounding her chest with what she calls the next anthem for Black and Brown…

1 week ago

Ricardo Williams Releases New Project, ‘EP: Intermission Vol 1’

Rising UK R&B star, Ricardo Williams delivers the R&B-drenched new project, 'EP: Intermission Vol 1.' Headed by the welcoming single,…

1 week ago