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Published: 11/7/2016

SESAC's Teddy Riley Honored with Legend Award

Boasting performances by a spirited lineup ranging from D.R.A.M., Anderson .Paak and BJ the Chicago Kid to India.Arie, Yuna, Ro James and Eric Benét, Soul Train Awards 2016 took over the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas Nov. 6th. Set to premiere Nov. 27 on Centric and BET (8 p.m. ET), the awards show also paid special tribute to Brandy and producer/artist Teddy Riley.

Riley, Legend Award honoree, celebrated onstage with Bobby Brown, Doug E. Fresh, Guy, Wreckx-N-Effect, V. Bozeman and Tito Jackson. The three-time Grammy Award-winning songwriter/producer/singer accepted his award from Cedric the Entertainer.

By: Gail Mitchell (Billboard)

Read more about Soul Train Awards 2016 here.