According to Hot New Hip Hop, Beverly Bond, the CEO, and founder of Black Girls Rock! spoke about Queen Latifah hosting this year’s award show.
She said, “Queen Latifah is the epitome of black excellence, Hip Hop royalty, and black girl magic! She has been a longtime supporter of Black Girls Rock! and has been honored at both our televised and pre-televised shows. I’m so thrilled to welcome her back to the Black Girls Rock! stage as host.”
Latifah shared behind the scene footage of this year’s promotional shoot for Black Girls Rock on her social media.