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4 Ways the Soul Train Awards Proved That Real Singing Still Matters

The Soul Train Awards always deliver exceptional performances. Here’s a recap, starring Bilal, Fantasia, Luke James, SWV and Method Man.

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WATCH: The Roots and Bilal Tear Up 'It Ain't Fair' for NPR Tiny Desk Performance

Questlove, Bilal, Black Thought and more crammed behind the series’ eponymous tiny desk in Washington D.C. to perform their song from the “Detroit” soundtrack.

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The Roots and Bilal Shout for Justice on Explosive 'Detroit' Soundtrack Cut, 'It Ain't Fair'

“The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon’s” house band linked up with an orchestra to perform the epic song from the new movie.

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Beyoncé and K-Dot, Sheila E. and More Tear Down the House at BET Awards

From Usher to Future to Janelle Monáe, the top Black artists and performers reigned supreme at the awards ceremony.

RECAP: From #ReclaimMLK to #MLKNow, a Day of Action, Service and Remembrance

On the 30th anniversary of the first national celebration of MLK Day, activists and celebs take to the streets and the stage to strengthen Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy.

ICYMI: Check Out Kendrick Lamar's Searing Medley from Wednesday Night's 'The Late Show'

The firebrand emcee was Stephen Colbert’s first musical guest on his new show, and these four songs from “To Pimp A Butterfly” will leave you breathless.