The 2020 Soul Train Awards is taking center stage this Thanksgiving weekend with dynamic performances and a celebration of music that brings people together.
Babyface, Brandy, CeeLo Green, Charlie Wilson, Ella Mai, Jazmine Sullivan, Lucky Daye, Monic and Smokey Robinson are set to perform at the annual showcase.
Hosted by Tisha Campbell and Tichina Arnold, the 2020 Soul Train Awards airs on Sunday, Nov 29 at 8PM ET simulcast on BET, BET Her, VH1 and MTV2.
In addition to the previously announced performances, this year’s highly anticipated Soul Cypher features R&B stars PJ Morton, Chanté Moore, Shanice and Stokely. Recording artists Ella Nicole and Moses Sumney are set to take the BET Amplified Music Stage, a platform for emerging artists. Deon Cole and Nicco Annan join Dallas Austin, Jermaine Dupri and Brandee Evans as presenters.
H.E.R. leads with 8 nominations, followed by Chris Brown with 7 nods, and Beyoncé and Young Thug with 6 each. The coveted Lady of Soul Award will be presented to Grammy Award-winning singer, actress, philanthropist and entrepreneur Monica.
The night begins with the one-hour, pre-show “Soul-Coming: Countdown to the Soul Train Awards” hosted by Flex Alexander and Shanice at 7 PM EST followed by the 2020 Soul Train Awards. After the Soul Train Awards, BET will be airing the "Soul Train Edition" of DJ Cassidy's groundbreaking virtal series, "Pass the Mic."
Internationally, the 2020 Soul Train Awards will simulcast on BET Africa on November 29, 2020, at 3:00AM CAT; BET France on December 1, 2020 at 9:50PM CET; and BET UK and BET South Korea on December 2, 2020 at 9:00PM GMT and 9:00PM KST, respectively.
Take a listen to our curated playlist featuring the artists performing at the 2020 Soul Train Awards on PANDORA now. For show information on the show's performers, nominees and winners, visit BET.com/SoulTrain