This year’s crop of divas will be backed up by The Roots and will pay tribute to cities that have a soulful history, IE Detroit, Chicago, Philadelphia, Memphis and London.
Other performers include Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings, Travie McCoy, Estelle and Marsha Ambrosius.
Performers already listed for the event include Mary J. Blige, Kelly Clarkson, Florence + the Machine, Jennifer Hudson, Jessie J. and Jill Scott.
A rep for VH1 says that “. . . this year’s Divas will be a must-see event.”
The Divas red carpet will be live-streamed on Sunday, December 18 from 5 to 7 p.m. EST. Divas premiers Monday, December 19, at 9 p.m. EST.
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