The 2018 Black Girls Rock! Awards Hosted By Queen Latifah Turns Out to be a Star Studded Event

On Sunday, August 26, 2018 at NJ PAC, in Newark, NJ, The 2018 BLACK GIRLS ROCK!™ Awards was held. The awards is presented by BET Networks and Founder, Beverly Bond.

This year the honoree included: Academy Award ®-nominated actress and GRAMMY® Award winning singer Mary J. Blige (Star Power Award); World renowned dancer/choreographer and Artistic Director Emerita of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Judith Jamison (Living Legend Award); International Supermodel and Philanthropist Naomi Campbell (Black Girl Magic Award); Emmy Award winning writer, creator, actress and dedicated LGBTQ advocate Lena Waithe (Shot Caller Award); and founder of the groundbreaking ‘Me Too’ movement Tarana Burke (Community Change Agent Award).

The dynamic, three-time NAACP Award winning “BLACK GIRLS ROCK!™” on BET celebrates women throughout the diaspora by shining a light on the many accomplishments and contributions of influential Black women and girls.

Below are a few of the people who attended.



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