Black Music Honors

 

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Black Music Honors: Celebrate the Soul

THE TAPING OF A TELEVISION SPECIAL HONORING LEGENDARY AFRICAN AMERICAN ARTISTS WHO HAVE INFLUENCED AND MADE SIGNIFICANT CONTRIBUTIONS TO AMERICAN MUSIC.


Held August 18, 2016 at the Andrew Jackson Hall at Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC) in Nashville, TN

During the show, the following music icons were honored:
• Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis
• Pastor Shirley Caesar
• Big Daddy Kane
• Dionne Warwick
• Clarence Avant
• Stax Records

The following performers paid tribute to our 2016 honorees:
• Eddie Levert
• Pastor Shirley Caesar
• Andra Day
• Tina Campbell (Mary Mary)
• Chubb Rock
• Ann Nesby
• Stokley Williams (Mint Condition)
• Kool Moe Dee
• Cherrelle
• And many more!

This star-studded evening was hosted by Malcolm-Jamal Warner and Ledisi. See a recap of the evening!

 

 

Find out when the show is airing in your city!

 

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Administrative Offices

618 Church St, Suite 130
Nashville, TN 37219
(615) 301-8724
info@nmaam.com

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