Cummings v. Soul Train Holdings LLC, 2014 WL 7008952, No. 14 Civ. 36 (S.D.N.Y. Dec. 12, 2014) This right of publicity/trademark case based on use of recorded performances to which the plaintiff didn’t own the copyright could’ve goneShow More Summary
The British retro-soul auteur Mark Ronson just scored his first ever #1 single in his native UK thanks to “Uptown Funk,” the ridiculously fun Morris Day pastiche that he made with Bruno Mars. (It’s #5 over here, too.) Last night, Ronson and Mars and the music video’s supporting cast showed up to perform on the [...]
What! The soul train conductor is back! And D’s not totin’ just this one single, which by the way is as smooth as Barry White moonwalking on ice. He has a whole new album out!!! 2014, you can officially shut yourself down.
After the disastrous train wreck of a season on The Bachelor starring Juan Pablo Galavis, fans are anxiously awaiting a new season with the newest star, Chris Soules. Luckily for us, the season premiere is only a few weeks away, and if you’re as excited as we are, we’ve got something to hold you over. […]
Highlights from Sunday's cable ratings.
Soul Train Awards 2014 honored soul music’s brightest new stars as well as R&B’s greatest legends during the star-studded show, which aired on CENTRIC and BET on November 30th. Chris Brown was the big winner of the night, walking away with three awards, while Pharrell Williams and Beyonce both took home two. Show More Summary
Gospel music star Erica Campbell took home the Best Gospel and/or Inspirational Song award at the Soul Train awards in Las Vegas on Sunday
The Soul Train Music Awards were actually filmed on November 7 in Las Vegas, but they aired Sunday night so we remember the red carpet just like it was yesterday. Oh, the memories! Lotta sparkles, satin, and plunging necklines in this piece. Read more...
At last night’s Soul Train Awards on BET, Missy Elliott, Lil’ Kim and Da Brat performed their 1997 hit… Read More
Don't call it a comeback (or them, femcees, for that matter, ew): on Sunday's Soul Train Awards, the Missy-Kim-Da Brat power trio joined forces for the performance of their 1996 hit "Not Tonight (Ladies Night Remix)" in 16 years. No Angie Martinez, though (RIP Left Eye)—but Total was there! Also: MC Lyte, Yo-Yo, Lady of Rage. Read more...
Yassss! So much yasssssss!!! The Soul Train Awards were oh so soulful, and that was partially due to Tinashe's flawless performance. [ Related: Tinashe And Schoolboy Q Are 2 On Point For Jimmy Kimmel LivePerformance!!! ] The L.A. singer did a medley of Pretend, followed by her hit 2 On, and before we knew it, we were up [...]
Missy Elliot, Lil’ Kim, and Da Brat reunited last night for a performance of their 1997 single “Not Tonight” on the Soul Train Awards. The performance was a part of a tribute to Kool & the Gang, whose song “Ladies’ Night” is sampled on the track. It was the first time the track was performed [...]
The big winner of last night's Soul Train Awards? Chris Brown. He took home three awards — all for various aspects of the song "Loyal" — and somehow managed not to horribly offend. (Though he is still terrible.) But who really cares about the awards? This year's ceremony was all... More »
Jodeci. For several weeks, fans and critics of the popular 90s R&B group have been eagerly anticipating their performance at the 2014 Soul Train Music Awards which aired on Sunday night. When the average R&B fan thinks of groups from...Show More Summary
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If you only watch one clip from this year's Soul Train Awards (currently airing on BET), it should be this utterly confounding bit of nonsense from Mike Tyson. Tyson hit the stage ostensibly to promote his Adult Swim show Mike Tyson Mysteries, and in the process bumbled all over it for about a minute. Read more...
The Soul Train Music Awards show will air tonight on Centric and BET at 7 p.m. ET. According to Eurweb, Wendy Williams will host the highly anticipated 2014 Soul Train Awards. Fans hope to see bands that they have not seen perform together...Show More Summary
The most soulful time of year is here again! This month, the annual SOUL TRAIN AWARDS (#SoulTrainAwards) comes back to Centric, a BET Network.
On March 30, 1988, at the second annual Soul Train Music Awards held in Los Angeles's Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, Whitney Houston was booed. Read more...
Imagine you have a job that you really love, one you've trained most of your life for and are totally committed to, heart and soul. Now imagine that your boss suddenly stopped paying you –- would you keep doing that job? For many humans,...Show More Summary