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7th Annual Black Music Honors

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The 7th Annual Black Music Honors have just been announced, and this year is all about honoring artists and musicians who have made an incredible impact on American music. The two-hour live event will be hosted by two time Grammy winner Letoya Luckett and Actor/Comedian DeRay Davis.

The honorees are jam packed this year and they include, Multi-Platinum, Award-Winning Supergroup Dru Hill who will receive the Urban Music Icon Award; Five-Time GRAMMY Nominee Tevin Campbell who will be honored with the R&B Icon Award and Multi-Award-Winning; Gospel Duo Mary Mary will be presented with the Gospel Icon Award; NAACP Image Award-Winning Singer Karyn White will also be recognized with the Soul Music Award; Award-Winning Singer-Songwriter Keri Hilson will be honored with the Music and Songwriter Icon Award and the Legendary R&B Group The Whispers will take home the Legends Award for their incredible nearly six-decade music career.

This will be the first in person taping of the show since the pandemic nearly three years ago. Founder and Executive Producer, Don Jackson stated, “The pandemic had an unprecedented impact on the music industry and we’re honored to celebrate, commemorate and honor music trailblazers who have paved the way for the next generation of music and culture.”

Central City Production special set to air on Bounce TV Saturday, June 25th. The 7th Annual Black Music Honors show is Executive Produced by Don Jackson with Jennifer J. Jackson serving as Producer and Michael A. Johnson as Producer and Director.

Who are you excited to see? Be sure to tune in!

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