CENTRIC announced that the 2015 SOUL TRAIN AWARDS will be hosted by legendary singer-songwriter Erykah Badu, who is also an Associate Producer of the show. The SOUL TRAIN AWARDS will be filmed on November 6th at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas and will air on CENTRIC and BET on November 29th, 2015 at 8:00 PM EST.
Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds will receive the Legend Award while beloved Jill Scott will accept the first-ever Lady of Soul Award. Babyface’s new album, Return of the Tender Lover, will be released December 4th, just in time for Christmas. While nothing has been announced, we’re anticipating new music, poetry or film casting from Jilly from Philly.
The SOUL TRAIN AWARDS will feature an exciting lineup of unforgettable performances and viewers can expect special appearances by some of the brightest stars in entertainment. The event annually showcases Soul Train’s influence on the history of music and dance from the 70s to today.
Purchase Your Tickets for the 2015 SOUL TRAIN AWARDS
Another fun addition for visitors to look forward to is the full SOUL TRAIN WEEKEND November 5-7. Packages are on sale now on Ticketmaster.com, starting at $800. Individual tickets can be purchased for the Centric Presents Soul Train Awards at Orleans Arena (orleansarena.com) and the Soul Train Weekend Concert featuring R. Kelly with special guest Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds (Ticketmaster.com). General admission tickets to the Soul Train Weekend Late Night Party at LIGHT nightclub will be available at a later date to be announced. Additional information and ticketing can be found atSoulTrainWeekend.com.
For show information, please visit BET.com/SoulTrain, the official site for SOUL TRAIN AWARDS 2015. To apply for media credentials to cover the SOUL TRAIN AWARDS 2015 red carpet, please visit:www.betpressroom.com