Marsha Ambrosius Reacts to BET Awards 2011 Nominations

The Songtress talks new tour and single.

Posted: 05/18/2011 11:22 AM EDT

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Congratulations to Marsha Ambrosius, who is up for three 2011 BET Awards for Best Female R&B Artist, Video of The Year and the Centric Award. sat down with Marsha after she got the news of her first two nominations. She also explains what BET Music Matters has meant to her success, her upcoming tour with R. Kelly and what record she would cover of his for her "Sex Tape" series.

She also talks about how covering Lauryn Hill's "Lose Myself" ended up on her album and gives us the exclusive on the next single from Late Nights, Early Mornings.

Check it out.