The B.E.T ‘Black Girls Rock’ Awards went down Saturday night AT THE PARADISE THEATER IN NEW YORK. The award show is a partnership between B.E.T. and non-profit organization ‘Black Girls Rock,’ which is “a youth empowerment and mentoring organization established to promote the arts for young women of color.”* This year’s show was hosted by actresses Traci Ellis Ross (Girlfriends) and Regina King (Southland). Brandy, Keisha Cole, Ciara, Alicia Keys, India Arie, and SWV perform at the event; and singers Janelle Monae, Alicia Keys, Dionne Warwick and other were honored with awards.
Peep this inspiring EXCLUSIVE VIDEO from the show, which features rapper MC Lyte, Estelle and Marsha Ambrosius below:
THE 2012 “BLACK GIRLS ROCK AWARDS” SHOW WILL AIR ON B.E.T. SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 4TH AT 8/7C.