“Extra’s” Tanika Ray and AJ Calloway had a special assignment on Friday… to host the Culture Creators 2018 Innovators & Leaders Awards Brunch.
The special event, which takes place over BET Awards Weekend, gathered and honored some of black culture’s most impactful people.
Some of the music industry greats were honored, like Epic Records President Sylvia Rhone, who took home the Icon Award. Live Nation Urban President Shawn Gee and RCA Records Exec VP of A&R Tunji Balogun also took home awards.
That’s not all! Many others were honored, including ESPN journalist Jemele Hill, music video director and choreographer Fatima Robinson, and writer and producer Kenya Barris.
Culture Creators was founded by Joi Brown, the Senior VP of Marketing, Brand Partnerships at Atlantic Records.