Last night, the 2011 VH1 Divas Celebrates Soul concert aired on VH1.
The show was taped on Sunday, December 18th at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City; and paid tribute to the cities that helped create soul music: Chicago, Detroit, London, Memphis and Philadelphia.Some of the performers included Mary J. Blige, Jill Scott, Boyz II Men, Estelle, Marsha Ambrosius, Mavis Staples, Anita Baker, Chaka Khan, Erykah Badu, The Roots, Ledisi, and more.
In case you missed it, we have some of the standout performances below.
Mary J. Blige & Chaka Khan – “Ain’t Nobody”
Jennifer Hudson – “Night of Your Life”
Boyz II Men – “Motown Philly”
Jill Scott, Erykah Badu & Black Thought – “You Got Me”
Jill Scott – “Hear My Call”
Mary J. Blige -“Mr. Wrong”
Estelle, Erykah Badu, Marsha Ambrosius, & Questlove – “Back to Life”
Watch more performances here.