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2016 Soul Train Music Awards

The 2016 Soul Train Music Awards was held at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, on November 6, 2016. It was later aired on Centric and BET on November 27, 2016. The ceremony, hosted by Erykah Badu for the second year in a row, honored artists in 12 different categories.[1]

Soul Train Music Awards
DateNovember 6, 2016 (2016-11-06)
LocationOrleans Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada
CountryUnited States
Hosted byErykah Badu
Most awardsBeyoncé (4)
Television/radio coverage
NetworkBET, Centric

Special awardsEdit

Legend AwardEdit

Lady of Soul AwardEdit

Winners and nomineesEdit

Winners are listed first and highlighted in bold.[2]

Album of the YearEdit

Song of the YearEdit

Video of the YearEdit

The Ashford & Simpson Songwriter's AwardEdit

Best R&B/Soul Male ArtistEdit

Best R&B/Soul Female ArtistEdit

Best New ArtistEdit

Centric Certified AwardEdit

Rhythm & Bars AwardEdit

Best Gospel/Inspirational SongEdit

Best Dance PerformanceEdit

Best CollaborationEdit


  1. ^ "Erykah Badu Returns to Host the 2016 Soul Train Music Awards as Drake, Beyoncé Lead Nominations". Billboard. October 12, 2016. Retrieved October 12, 2016.
  2. ^ "2016 Soul Train Awards: See the Full Winners List". Billboard. November 27, 2016. Retrieved November 28, 2016.