Tracee Ellis Ross and Regina King Will Host Black Girls Rock
BET’s Black Girls Rock special will air on Sunday, November 4, 2012. This marks the award ceremony’s 3rd anniversary. Tracee Ellis Ross and Regina King are returning as co-hosts due to popular demand.
The award ceremony is dedicated to honoring powerful black women. In BET’s own words
BLACK GIRLS ROCK! 2012 promises to deliver defining moments for women around the world through highlighting empowering stories of excellence from women of color from a broad spectrum of diverse missions and professional backgrounds.
This year’s list of award winners include
Dionne Warwick – Living Legend Award
Kerry Washington – Star Power Award;
Susan Taylor – Inspiration Award
Alicia Keys – Rock Star Award
Dr. Hawa Abdi and her daughters – Social Humanitarian Award.
Entertainment includes performances by Alicia Keys, Brandy, India.Arie, Keyshia Cole, Ciara, Taraji P. Henson and more.
Is this your first time hearing about Black Girls Rock?