This is epic! For the first time ever the 2021 Soul Train Awards will be held at the legendary Apollo Theater.
BET made the announcement earlier today. “Don Cornelius’ brilliant vision created a revolutionary show that became a cornerstone in American culture. Fifty years later, the Soul Train Awards continues to amplify his powerful message of Love, Peace & Soul to a global audience,” said the EVP Specials, Music Programming & Music Strategy, Connie Orlando.”
She continued, “We are honored to be a part of the Soul Train legacy and partner with the national treasure that is the Apollo to celebrate Black excellence and culture with one unforgettable night of can’t miss moments.”
This year’s show will commemorate the 50th anniversary of Soul Train and it will air on November 28th at 8 p.m.