R Kelly Nominated For Two Soul Train Awards
September 21, 2012 at 11:13 AM (PT)
RCA recording artist R. KELLY has been nominated for two awards at this year’s SOUL TRAIN MUSIC AWARDS, making him the most nominated artist ever at the awards show. KELLY is up for the ASHFORD & SIMPSON songwriter’s award and album of the year, bringing his career total to 21 nominations.
USHER leads this year’s awards with five nominations. ESTELLE, NAS, TREY SONGZ and JOHN LEGEND are also multiple nominees. WHITNEY HOUSTON is nominated for best gospel inspirational performance; AMY WINEHOUSE is nominated for best international performance, and NEW EDITION will receive a lifetime achievement award.
This year’s SOUL TRAIN AWARDS will be hosted by CEDRIC THE ENTERTAINER at PLANET HOLLYWOOD IN LAS VEGAS. The show will air NOVEMBER 24th on BET and CENTRIC.