This just in!

Urban One has just revealed that the host of the upcoming Urban One Honors will be hosted by Ne-Yo!

The Grammy Award-winning artist will host the 2-hour telecast – which premieres on January 17th on TV One and Cleo TV.

Of course, there are going to be some exciting honors happening throughout the evening. Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award, Timbaland will be honored with the Music Innocation Award, Gamble and Huff will be accept the Living Legends Award.

In addition, Tasha Cobbs-Leonard will be honored with the Inspirational Impact Award, whileTV & Radio Personality Eva Marcille will host a special backstage pass segment, featuring exclusive interviews with the show’s honorees, performers and presenters.

Tony McCuin serves as Director with Kim Burse on board as Musical Director.

URBAN ONE HONORS is presented by TV One and Radio One’s Washington D.C. market’s cluster of radio stations: Majic 102.3 and 92.7, WKYS 93.9, Praise 104.1, WOL 1450 95.9, and Spirit 1340. The televised event heralds the accomplishments of individuals who have made extraordinary contributions in entertainment, media, music, education, and the community.

URBAN ONE HONORS is Executive Produced by Eric Tomosunas and Robert A. Boyd, II of Swirl Films.  Marilyn Gill is the show’s Executive Producer. Kashon Powell is the Vice President of Programming for Radio One and Susan Henry is the Executive Producer in Charge of Production for TV One.


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