Pay Your Respects to the Frontrunners of Black Music During This Awards Show

Central City Productions is pleased to return with the 4th Annual Black Music Honors. The two-hour event will acknowledge legendary African American artists who have made significant musical contributions to African American culture and American music worldwide. Don’t miss it this Thursday, September 5th, at Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre.

The 2019 honorees for this year’s Black Music Honors include Xscape, who will receive the Urban Music Icon Award for the platinum selling quartet group's 25 years in the industry. Yolanda Adams will receive the Gospel Music Icon Award. Culturally-conscience eclectic group Arrested Development and chart-topping crooner Freddie Jackson, whose career has spanned over 33 years, will also be honored.

Television and radio personality Rickey Smiley and Grammy Award-winner and actress LeToya Luckett return as co-hosts of the show, which is set to air in broadcast syndication September 14th through October 20th. State Farm returns as the show’s title sponsor. The 4th Annual Black Music Honors show is Executive Produced by Don Jackson, with Jennifer J. Jackson serving as Producer and Michael A. Johnson as Producer and Director.

The mission of Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre is to operate as a world-class facility, creating diverse cultural, educational and entertainment experiences that will promote accessibility to the arts; foster community partnerships that unify the region in support of the arts; fulfill the highest expectations of patrons, performers and employees; stimulate quality economic growth; and inspire individuals to continually increase their knowledge, patronage and financial support of the arts.

Gear up for a night of inspiration and incredible music at the 4th Annual Black Music Honors! Tickets are available at and
While we provide plenty of on-site entertainment at The Hamptons at East Cobb Apartments in Marietta, Georgia, we believe that having fun within your larger community is equally as important. Do just that during this event on Thursday.

Event Time/Date:
Thursday, September 5, 2019—7:00 PM

Event Venue Location:
Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre
2800 Cobb Galleria Parkway
Atlanta, Georgia 30339

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