The Soul Train Awards Soul Cypher Was A Perfect New Addition

While cyphers are normally reserved for hip-hop’s most elite and masterful emcees, the 2015 Soul Train Awards decided a cypher can also be a space where soulful melodies flourish.

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With Erykah Badu serviing as the night’s host and the cypher DJ (which was written by Badu herself), Chrisette Michele, K-Ci Hailey, Eddie Levert and Lalah Hathaway showed off their vocal prowess while Badu spinned the classic cypher anthem Mobb Deep’s “Shook Ones.”

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Watch the soulful experience unfold below.