This year’s Soul Train Awards, being taped tonight in Las Vegas, will include recognition of two special honorees: Dionne Warwick, who will receive the Legend Award, and Keith Sweat, who will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award.
To celebrate Dionne’s ongoing success, Gladys Knight, Ronald Isley, Eric Benet, Ruben Studdard, Kenny Lattimore, Bobby V and Candice Glover will take the stage for a special tribute performance. Meanwhile, Sweat is expected to showcase a medley of his top hits with his special guest Faith Evans.
In addition, Janelle Monáe, Toni Braxton, Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds, Wolf Blitzer, E! News’ Alicia Quarles, Mack Wilds, Malinda Williams and Carl Anthony Payne have been added as presenters and David Foster as a performer.
Hosted by Anthony Anderson, the 2013 Soul Train Awards will air on CENTRIC and BET, December 1, 2013 at 8 p.m. ET/PT.
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