Alicia Keys, Jamie Foxx, Lena Waither, and Sterling K. Brown are just a few of the stars that were at the 51st NAACP Image Awards. The ceremony took place on Saturday evening in LA and recognizes the best in African American film, television, music and literature.
Rihanna received the President’s Award for her humanitarian work and U.S. Congressman and civil rights leader John Lewis received the NAACP Chairman’s Award.
So this week’s “Ms J Press Play(list)” is in honor of the NAACP Image Awards. Here is music from some of the nominees and winners. Enjoy and check back every Monday for a new playlist.
Lizzo “Truth Hurts”
50 Cent ft. Joe “Big Rich Town”
Beyonce “Before I Let Go” remix
Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus “Old Town Road” remix
Blue Ivy, SAINt JHN, Beyoncé & WizKiD “Brown Skin Girl”
PJ Morton feat. JoJo “Say So”
Ari Lennox feat. J. Cole “Shea Butter Baby”
Alicia Keys ft. Miguel & 21 Savage “Show Me Love”
H.E.R. “Hard Place”
Chris Brown feat. Drake “No Guidance”
Kirk Franklin “Love Theory”
Cynthia Erivo “Stand Up”