2012 Soul Train Awards To Honor New Edition With Lifetime Achievement Award
Choo! Choo! Soul Train is headed to Planet Hollywood in Sin City for music’s Most Soulful Night. The 2012 Soul Train Awards, hosted by the Original King of Comedy and “Soul Man” actor Cedric “The Entertainer,” is headed to Las Vegas for a blockbuster night to feature a Lifetime Achievement Award presentation to New Edition.
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This year, R&B superstar Usher is making Soul Train Awards history with five nominations including nods for Song of the Year and Album of the Year; surpassing both Michael Jackson and Beyonce in total nominations in a lifetime. Also breaking records is the great R. Kelly. With two nominations, including Album of the Year, the R&B crooner becomes the most nominated artist in Soul Train Awards history.
International songstress Estelle leads women in nominations with three nods including Song of the Year for “Thank You” and Best Female Soul/R&B Artist. Rapper Nas also receives three nominations, including Album of the Year for “Life is Good.” Singers Trey Songz and John Legend, who received two nods each, will compete in the Song of the Year category with Estelle, Usher, Tyrese and Wale. The late Whitney Houston and Amy Winehouse both received a posthumous nomination.
The 2012 Soul Train Awards ‘12 will air on BET and Centric on Sunday, November 25th at 9P/8C. Be sure to visit CentricTV.com for updates on the 2012 Soul Train Awards.