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January 23, 1991 | From United Press International
Rapper M. C. Hammer and vocal group En Vogue today became the first recording artists to take five Soul Train Music Awards nominations. Hammer's top-selling rap album, "Please Hammer Don't Hurt 'Em," was nominated for male R&B/urban contemporary album of the year and best rap album. His single "U Can't Touch This" was among the nominees in three categories: best male R&B/urban contemporary single, R&B/urban contemporary song of the year and best R&B/urban contemporary music video.
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January 31, 2001 | SHAUNA SNOW
CLASSICAL MUSIC Stern's USC Residency, Performance: Renowned violinist Isaac Stern--who had to skip the L.A. Philharmonic's October gala marking his 80th birthday because he was still recuperating from heart surgery performed in August--will be in residence at USC's Thornton School of Music Feb. 6-9. The event--featuring master classes for students as well as one open to the public--will conclude with Stern giving a Feb. 9, 7 p.m.
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March 14, 1991 | DENNIS HUNT, TIMES STAFF WRITER
On a night when M. C. Hammer and Mariah Carey each won three honors at the nationally televised Soul Train Music Awards at the Shrine Auditorium, Hammer and fellow rapper Vanilla Ice were again involved in verbal skirmishes--but this time it wasn't with each other.
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March 26, 1999
Television Luther Vandross will be honored for career achievement at the 13th annual Soul Train Music Awards, unfolding at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. The telecast will feature performances by Lauryn Hill, Whitney Houston and R. Kelly and will be hosted by Brian McKnight and Tyra Banks. * Soul Train Music Awards, 8 p.m. KTLA-TV. Music Jon Bailey conducts the Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles in music by Wagner, Faure, Sondheim, Porter and others. * Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles, 8 p.m.
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March 3, 1993 | SHAUNA SNOW, Arts and entertainment reports from The Times, national and international news services and the nation's press
Back Again: The once-reclusive Michael Jackson has scheduled yet another public appearance. His latest stop will be at Tuesday's Seventh Annual Soul Train Music Awards, where he will sing his R&B song "Remember the Time" and pick up a Humanitarian of the Year award recognizing his Heal the World Foundation. on KTLA.
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August 19, 1992 | ALEENE MacMINN, Arts and entertainment reports from The Times, national and international news services and the nation's press
All Aboard for Comedy: Producer Don Cornelius, the man behind "The Soul Train Music Awards," is going down a new track with "The Soul Train Comedy Awards," which he plans to launch on a two-hour syndicated special next Aug. 3. The awards will honor the year's funniest African-American comedy performers in television, film and stand-up.
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December 26, 1992
Actor Eddie Murphy and the pop music group En Vogue will be among the special honorees at the seventh annual Soul Train Music Awards March 9 at the Shrine Auditorium. Murphy will get the Heritage Award for career achievements and En Vogue will receive the Sammy Davis Jr. Award as entertainers of the year. The awards will be seen on a syndicated telecast to be hosted by Luther Vandross, Patti LaBelle and Natalie Cole.
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March 26, 1999
Television Luther Vandross will be honored for career achievement at the 13th annual Soul Train Music Awards, unfolding at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. The telecast will feature performances by Lauryn Hill, Whitney Houston and R. Kelly and will be hosted by Brian McKnight and Tyra Banks. * Soul Train Music Awards, 8 p.m. KTLA-TV. Music Jon Bailey conducts the Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles in music by Wagner, Faure, Sondheim, Porter and others. * Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles, 8 p.m.
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April 1, 1996 | STEVE APPLEFORD
There were only good vibes Friday night during the 10th annual Soul Train Music Awards ceremony at the Shrine Auditorium, where the big winners were TLC and soulful newcomer D'Angelo, who each took home awards in three categories. D'Angelo (whose full name is Michael D'Angelo Archer) won best new artist along with awards for his acclaimed debut album, "Brown Sugar," and the single of the same name.
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February 23, 1996 | SHAUNA SNOW, Arts and entertainment reports from The Times, national and international news services and the nation's press
Soul Train Nominees: Quadruple Grammy nominees TLC also garnered four Soul Train nominations Thursday, leading the pack with nods including song of the year for "Waterfalls." Other song of the year nominees include Method Man and Mary J. Blige (for the duet "I'll Be There for You/You're All I Need to Get By"), Whitney Houston ("Exhale [Shoop, Shoop]") and the Notorious B.I.G. ("One More Chance"). Nominees for best rap album are 2Pac's "Me Against the World," Bone Thugs-N-Harmony's "E.
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March 16, 1995 | FRANK B. WILLIAMS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Relatives of a man killed at a private party after Monday's Soul Train Music Awards at the Shrine Auditorium painted a picture Wednesday of a man who showed up at the event "to have a nice time" and ended up dying after being stomped. Kelly Jamerson, 28, of South-Central Los Angeles apparently died of head wounds suffered when he was kicked and beaten inside the El Rey Theater in the 5500 block of Wilshire Boulevard early Tuesday.
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March 15, 1995
A man severely beaten during a private party at the El Rey Theater after the Soul Train Music Awards died Tuesday of his injuries, Los Angeles police said. Officers cleared the theater following the 1:15 a.m. fight, in which Kelly Jamerson, 28, was knocked to the floor, then was kicked and stomped by several unidentified people, said police spokeswoman Sandra Castello. No arrests have been made.
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March 14, 1995 | From Times Wire Services
Anita Baker and Barry White collected two awards apiece, while Brandy was named best new artist at the Soul Train Music Awards on Monday. Baker's "Body & Soul" won for best R&B single and her "Rhythm of Love" took the award for best R&B album by a female vocalist. White was honored for R&B song of the year by a male vocalist with "Practice What You Preach" and best R&B album for "The Icon Is Love," while Boyz II Men won for their album "II' and the single "I'll Make Love To You."
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March 17, 1994 | DENNIS HUNT, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Whitney Houston and Toni Braxton continued their winning award-show ways Tuesday night during the eighth annual Soul Train Awards ceremony at the Shrine Auditorium. But it was controversial rapper Snoop Doggy Dogg who caused the most stir with the press backstage. The Long Beach rapper was angry that Dr. Dre's best-selling album "The Chronic" (which features his raps) and his own "Doggystyle" collection weren't nominated for best rap album. "You know and I know that Dr.
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March 16, 1994
Pop-soul balladeer Toni Braxton was the big winner at the eighth-annual Soul Train Music Awards at the Shrine Auditorium on Tuesday night, claiming two trophies: best female album for "Toni Braxton" and best single for "Breathe Again." Singer Whitney Houston added to the collection of Grammys and American Music Awards she won this year by taking song of the year honors for "I Will Always Love You" from "The Bodyguard" soundtrack. She also received the Sammy Davis Jr.
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