Black Girls Rock!!!!
For the second year “Black Girls Rock” will air on BET Sunday, November 6th, at 8pm. This year the show is hosted by Tracee Ellis Ross (Girlfriends, Reed Between the Lines) and Regina King (Boondocks). Black Girls Rock is a non-profit youth empowerment and mentoring organization. It promotes the arts for young women of color it encourages dialogue and analysis of the way women are portrayed in the media.
Black Girls Rock seeks to build self-esteem and self worth of young women by changing the outlook on life and broadening their horizons.
This years honorees
Living Legend: Shirley Caesar
Icon: Angela Davis
Shot Caller: Laurel Richie
Star Power: Taraji. P Henson
Young, Gifted & Black: Tatyana Ali
Trail Blazer: Imani Walker, Malika Saada Saar
The show will also have performances by Mary J. Blige, Shirley, Caesar, Elle Varner, Erykah Badu, Mary Mary, Jill Scott and Melanie Fiona. To learn more about the “Black Girls Rock” organization visit the website here. Leave a comment and let me know Why You Rock????