Black Girls Rock! 2013 to Honor Venus Williams, Misty Copeland and Queen Latifah
Next Saturday, Tracee Ellis Ross and Regina King will host the Black Girls Rock! Awards for the second year in a row. Set to air November 3 at 7pm EST, the annual show will honor a bevy of black entertainers for their contributions to the industry. Premier black ballerina Misty Copeland will receive the Young, Gifted and Black Award while Venus Williams will walk away with the Star Power Award.
Check out the rest of the list below, including Queen Latifah who is the “Rock Star Award” recipient.
Patti Labelle: Living Legend Award
Mara Brock Akil: Shot Caller Award
Ameena Matthews: Community Activist Award
Marian Wright Edelman: Social Humanitarian Award