Legendary R&B songstress Anita Baker will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award at the BET Awards, show host Jamie Foxx made the announcement this morning. Baker who is currently on a farewell tour is also scheduled to perform on the show which airs Sunday night at 7:00 on BET.
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Oprah Winfrey had an amazing night last night at the Golden Globe Awards! The media mogul was honored with the Cecil B. DeMille Lifetime Achievement award and as the first African-American female recipient of the award, she used the opportunity to give an acceptance speech that was part Sunday morning sermon, part political convention, part… Read more »
Congratulations to the original diva Diana Ross who will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award for her artistic contributions to the entertainment industry and popular culture at next month’s American Music Awards. Ms. Ross has a long history with the American Music Awards having won seven awards and she’s hosted the show twice during the 80s…. Read more »
Pastor Shirley Caesar will get another huge honor to go along with her ‘beans, greens, tomatoes, potatoes, and lamb!” The Gospel music legend will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award during the upcoming Grammy Awards celebration. Caesar may have her hands full because in addition to the Lifetime Achievement Award, she’s also nominated for two Grammys… Read more »