Celebrants and Honorees Include Angela Davis, Shirley Caesar,Taraji P. Henson, Laurel J. Richie, Imani Walker, Malika Saada Saar and Tatyana Ali
Hosted by Tracee Ellis Ross and Regina King,"BLACK GIRLS ROCK!™ 2011" Included Performances and Appearances by Mary J. Blige, Jill Scott, Erykah Badu, LaLa Anthony, Melanie Fiona, Tichina Arnold, Shirley Caesar, Estelle, Elle Varner, Alek Wek, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Mary Mary and More
On Saturday, October 15, 2011, "BLACK GIRLS ROCK!™ 2011" celebrated its second year of honoring Black women in business, politics, entertainment, sports and community service on BET Networks. Co-hosted by actresses Tracee Ellis Ross and Regina King, "BLACK GIRLS ROCK!™ 2011" honored some of the most exceptional women of color in their respective industries including: Angela Davis, Shirley Caesar, Taraji P. Henson, Laurel J. Richie, Imani Walker, Malika Saada Saar, and Tatyana Ali. Memorable performances and appearances were made by Mary J. Blige, Erykah Badu, Jill Scott, Melanie Fiona, Mary Mary, Elle Varner, Shirley Caesar, Tichina Arnold, and more. The network premiere will be televised exclusively on BET, Sunday, November 6th at 8 p.m.