Soul Train Awards 2011 performances + winners | TV Catch-Up


The 2011 Centric Soul Train Awards aired last night hosted by Cedric The Entertainer and featured tributes to the late great Heavy D and a special tribute to the soul legend Gladys Knight. The night also featured performances from Common, Marsha Ambrosius, Cee Lo Green, Miguel, Melanie Fiona and more. Check out the tributes, performances and the winners list after the jump.

Heavy D Tribute

Common – Blue Sky (feat. Marsha Ambrosius)

Lloyd – Dedication To My Ex (Miss That)/Miguel – Girls Like You

Robin Thicke – Love After War

Anthony Hamilton – Woo

Cee Lo Green – Fool For You (feat. Melanie Fiona)

Mindless Behavior – Girls Talkin’ Bout/Mrs. Right

Gladys Knight Tribute

Best New Artist – Miguel
Best Male R&B and Soul – Cee-Lo Green
Best Caribbean Performance – Rihanna ‘Man Dow’
Best Gospel Performance – Mary Mary ‘Walking’
Album of the Year – Chris Brown ‘F.A.M.E’
Best Hip-Hop Song – Nicki Minaj ‘Moment For Life’
Best Female R&B and Soul Artist – Jill Scott
Song of the Year – Kelly Rowland ‘Motivation’
Record of the Year (Ashford & Simpson Songwriter’s Award) – Marsha Ambrosius ‘Far Away’
Best Dance Performance – Beyonce ‘Run the World’
Best Traditional Jazz Album – Cassandra Wilson
Best Contemporary Jazz Album – Dave Koz