Beyonce, Maxwell & Keri Lead Nominations For Soul Train Awards


CENTRIC announces a prestigious list of nominees to be recognized in the Network’s first special, CENTRIC PRESENTS: 2009 SOUL TRAIN AWARDS SHOW. Grammy Award-winner Beyonce, R&B diva Keri Hilson, and soulful crooner Maxwell lead the pack with four nominations each. Hosted by Academy Award-nominated actors Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson, the return of the Soul Train Awards promises to be a soulful music event acknowledging R&B music’s finest. Taping at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia on Tuesday, November 3, the show will premiere on both CENTRIC and BET in a special simulcast on Sunday, November 29 at 9:00 PM*. Read the rest of this entry »

Keri Hilson Wants to Be More Like Beyoncé

It’s no secret that most young urban female singers pattern their image after Beyonce. That’s the image that the music industry perpetuates, and anyone who resists finds herself without a record deal.

So comes now these new promo pics of an almost unrecognizable Keri Hilson. The only thing missing is the blond lacefront wig. Last time I checked, Keri was a beautiful brown skinned sister. But I guess LSITNB, and it is futile to resist the industry standard image. source sandrarose