2011 VH1 Divas Special To Celebrate Soul
Posted on Thu Oct 27, 2011 12:01 PM PDT
LOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - This yearâ€™s VH1 Divas special will pay tribute to soul music.
VH1 Divas Celebrates Soul will feature soul-inspired performances by Mary J. Blige, Jennifer Hudson, Jill Scott, Jessie J, Kelly Clarkson, and Florence + The Machine at New Yorkâ€™s Hammerstein Ballroom.
â€œThis yearâ€™s telecast will showcase the vast impact soul music has had on the 21st centuryâ€™s music and pop culture landscape as our talented and diverse lineup will attest,â€ said Lee Rolontz, EVP of Original Music Production & Development at VH1. â€œThis yearâ€™s â€˜Divasâ€™ offers a modern twist on soul music, all while tipping its hat to the legacy of key cities that created this musical heritage.â€
VH1 Divas Celebrates Soul will air December 19 at 9 p.m. on VH1.