Photo Opp: Sneak Peek At This Year’s Soul Train Music Awards


Highlights from this year’s show includes a bone-chilling Gladys Knight tribute performance by Natalie Cole; a hilarious skit with CNN’s Wolf Blitzer and hip-hop pioneer Doug E. Fresh; an inspiring Heavy D tribute with Goodie Mob, Cee Lo Green and Big Daddy Kane; a soul-stirring performance by Cee Lo Green and Melanie Fiona; the crowd-amping Earth, Wind & Fire tribute performance; and an explosive comeback performance by the Original 7ven (The Group Formerly Known As The Time). Additional highlights include appearances by Earvin “Magic” Johnson, Valerie Simpson, actors Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Melissa De Sousa, Lance Gross, Demetria McKinney, Nelsan Ellis, Amber Rose, DJ Just Blaze, Kel Mitchell, Shaunie O’Neal, Tami Roman and many more.

Hosted by the Original King of Comedy, Cedric “The Entertainer,” the 2011 SOUL TRAIN AWARDS will Premiere on both CENTRIC and BET this Sunday, November 27 at 9:00 P.M. More pictures below.

Photos credit: PictureGroup, Courtesy of BET Networks