Adding to her many accolades received over the years, R&B legend Tamia is set to be honored with the Soul Music Icon Award during the 4th Annual Black Music Award Show.
The show will take place in Atlanta, GA at The Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre and honor the legendary songstress for her chart topping success over the years.
Artists slated to perform are Naughty by Nature, Keke Wyatt, Jagged Edge, Kelly Price, 702, Le’Andria Johnson, Avery Wilson, Dee-1, Jade Novah, Leon Timbo, MAJOR., Mali Music, Tony Terry, Jekalyn Carr, Jessie Woo, Melanie Fiona, June’s Diary, Travis Greene, Maimouna Youssef aka Mumu Fresh, and Tevin Campbell.
Tamia joins fellow honorees Xscape, Yolanda Adams, Arrested Development, and Freddie Jackson. Hosted by television and radio personality Rickey Smiley and Grammy Award-Winner and actress LeToya Luckett, the two-hour television special will celebrate artists and musicians who have influenced and made significant contributions to the African American culture and American music worldwide.
The show will air Sunday, October 20 at noon EST on Bounce TV, and in national syndication, September 14 – October 20. Broadcast schedule is available at www.blackmusichonors.com.