In one of urban music’s most distinguished evenings, the 2013 Soul Train Music Awards unveiled its annual funktafied extravaganza, which aims to award the elite in Black music and entertainment.
Hosted by Anthony Anderson, 2013 Soul Train Awards aired via co-op channels BET and Centric, with a stage that presented a stellar lineup of rhythm-and-blues performances by Tamar Braxton, K. Michelle, Jennifer Hudson, Chaka Khan, Stokley Williams and many more.
Honorees included Robin Thicke (“Blurred Lines” Song of the Year), Janelle Monae (“Q.U.E.E.N.” Video of the Year), Kendrick Lamar (Good Kid, M.A.A.D. City Album of the Year), and Tamar Braxton, who proved to be what’s hot this year, garnering three awards at the event, including The Chaka Khan Award for Best R&B/Soul Female Artist.
Check out more of the night’s action in our gallery up top and highlight videos after the break. If you missed the first showing, peep the encore airing Tuesday December 14, at 7P/6C.