Congratulations to Ciara!
The singer was honoured with the Rock Star Award at the 2019 Black Girls Rock event held in New Jersey last night.
The event is championed by BET Networks, and Beverly Bond, CEO/founder/creator of Black Girls Rock!, also unveiled singer H.E.R. as one of the honourees at this year’s ceremony.
H.E.R. received the Young Gifted and Black Award.
Others include Angela Bassett, Regina Hall, Debra Martin Chase, and The Mothers of the Movement, who were all awarded for the contributions to their societies.
Last year’s event honored Janet Jackson, Mary J. Blige, Naomi Campbell, Judith Jamison, Lena Waithe, and Tarana Burke.