The night began with a few words from lovebirds in spirit and song Chante Moore & Kenny Lattimore.
“It” girl Ciara high-octane performance gives N’awlins an adrenalin rush.
Eddie Levert and Ms. Bridges, Ludacris’s mom, get cozy before her son’s performance.
Ludacris moves the crowd.
Actors Hill Harper and Victoria Rowell.
Access Hollywood’s Shaun Robinson and mainstage host Jonathan Slocumb.
Warner Bros., VP of Black Music Mike Kyser, BET’s Toccara and Chaka Zulu, Ludacris’s manager and Disturbing Tha Peace Records cofounder and CEO.
Syndicated radio host Tom Joyner and fitness guru Donna Richardson Joyner are picture-perfect.