This just in ladies and gentlemen! Emmy-nominated actress, Niecy Nash will host the 2019 Black Girls Rock! Awards. The annual event will be held at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center.
The following stars will be honored this year for their achievements in the world of entertainment.
Angela Bassett will be honored with the Icon Award, Ciara will receive the Rock Star Award, H.E.R. will be honored with the Young Gifted and Black Award, Debra Martin is set to receive the Shot Caller Award, and last but certainly not least, Regina King will take home the Star Power Award.
In addition to that, activists of The Mothers of The Movement, which include Gwen Carr, Lucy McBath, Sybrina Fulton, Geneva Reed Veal, Maria Hamilton, and Cleopatra Pendleton-Cowley will be recognized and honored for their efforts with the Community Change Agent Award.
In an official statement, Niecy said, “I am thrilled to host this year’s Black Girls Rock Awards.”
She added, “We are celebrating Black women who serve the world with style, grace, class, and sass! Our honorees are truly shining bright. In a room full of Black girl magic anything could happen! This is going to be an amazing event.”
You can tune into the big show on Sunday, September 8th at 8 PM EST on BET!