Documenting the journey of a Cameroonian filmmaker
The 2010 Soul Train Music Awards aired last night on BET with hosts Taraji P. Henson and Terence Howard.
R. Kelly opened the show with a nine minute medley of some of hits including; “When A Woman’s Fed Up,” “Happy People,” and “When a Woman Loves.”Avid prgoretti fans will know I am one of his biggest fans. I just think he’s incredibly talented.
Incredible! Eat your heart out Trey Songz.
• Legend Awards: Anita Baker and Ron Isley
• Best New Artist: Melanie Fiona
• Best Female R&B/Soul Artist: Alicia Keys
• Best Male R&B/Soul Artist: Trey Songz and Usher (tie)
• Song of the year: “Nothin’ on You” – B.o.B ft. Bruno Mars
• Best Hip-Hop Song of the Year: “Love the Way You Lie” – Eminem ft. Rihanna
• Album of the Year: “Raymond vs. Raymond” – Usher
• Record of the Year: “Un-thinkable (I’m Ready)” – Alicia Keys, Aubrey Graham (Drake), Kerry Brothers Jr., and Noah “40” Shebib
• Best Reggae Artist: Gyptian
• Centric Award: Janelle Monae
• Best Gospel Performance: Marvin Sapp
• Best Dance Performance: Ciara – “Ride”
Other performances include;
Erykah Badu performed “window Seat”
A tribute was paid to Ron Isley of the Isley Brothers and this included; Keyshia Cole, Eric Benet, Freddie Jackson, El Debarge, Peabo Brysona and Jeffrey Osborne. I recognise some of these names. True vocal talents.
Ms Anita Baker was also paid a tribute by the lovely Chrisette Michelle, Tamia and Faith Evans
Cee-Lo performed his hit single ‘F*ck you.
I see it was a night of true vocal talents. Finally.