BY ROY ALBERT ANDRADE, K1LLER, Inc.
ATLANTA, GEORGIA - The 2018 Bounce Trumpet Awards, an all-star celebration of African American leaders, and their achievements, will premiere exclusively on Bounce on Sunday, February 11 at 9:00 p.m. ET. Larenz Tate, 42, and Erica Ash, 40, are scheduled to host The 2018 Bounce Trumpet Awards. The show will include appearances by many entertainers, politicians, activists, thought leaders and more. The Red Carpet Pre-Show will air at 8:30 p.m. ET. The 2018 Honorees are Jermaine Dupri, Richelieu Dennis, Tamika Mallory, Marley Dias, Dr. Lonnie Johnson, Rhyon Brown, and the funk group Cameo. Jermaine Dupri will receive The Music Innovation Award; Richelieu Dennis, The Entrepreneur Award; Tamika Mallory, The Impact Award; Marley Dias, The Trailblazer Award; Dr. Lonnie Johnson, The Innovator Award; Rhyon Brown, The Rising Star Award presented by McDonald's; and Cameo with The Lifetime Achievement Award.
Shawn W. Anderson