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(Syndication Tune-In Alert) BLACK MUSIC HONORS Celebrates Legendary Music Icons With Performances From Cece Winans, Montell Jordan, Jacquees, Syleena Johnson, And More Set To Air In Syndication- Saturday, Sunday June 6 Inbox
|Posted on June 6, 2021 at 5:15 PM|
The 6th Annual Black Music Honors will be televised in national broadcast syndication in key markets such as New York on June 5, 2021 at 3:00 PM ET on WPIX and in Baltimore on June 6, 2021 at 3:00 PM ET on WBFF this weekend. This year’s presentation kicks off Black Music Month and commemorates Juneteenth and airs Saturday, June 19 at 1:00 PM ET on Bounce TV.
The honorees for this year’s Black Music Honors includes multiple Grammy® Award-nominated R&B legend Angie Stone tapped to receive the Soul Music Icon Award, Grammy® Award-nominated singer, songwriter and actor Ginuwine will receive the Urban Music Icon Award, multiple Stellar Award-winning and Grammy® Award-nominated gospel vocalist Marvin Sapp will receive the Gospel Music Icon Award, and Grammy® Award-winning jazz virtuoso, Ramsey Lewis will receive the Legends Award. The National Museum of African American Music will be honored with the Legacy Award.
Performers include Cece Winans, Montell Jordan, Jacquees, After 7, Syleena Johnson, Pleasure P, Stokley, Avery Sunshine, J. Moss, Q Parker, Bahamadia, Chrisette Michele, Jac Ross, Mumu Fresh, Kevin Ross, Theresa Tha Songbird, and Zacardi Cortez. Emmy® Award-winning talk show host, comedienne and author Loni Love will host the star-studded two-hour special which will honor artists and musicians who have influenced and made significant contributions to American music.
In addition to New York and Baltimore, air dates and times for the 2021 Black Music Honors will be aired in the following cities:
Columbia, SC - 6/5/21 @ 8pm on WLTX
Little Rock - 6/6/21 @2pm on KASN
Los Angeles - 6/19/21 @ 10am on KABC
Memphis - 6/19/21 @11am on WATN
Philadelphia - 6/19/21 @ 2pm on WPSG
Detroit - 6/19/21 @ 3pm on WKBD
Atlanta - 6/19/21 @ 4pm on WATL
Houston - 6/19/21 @ 7pm on KIAH
Chicago - 6/20/21 @ 7pm on WGN