JAY-Z GIVES EMPOWERING SPEECH ABOUT HIS WOMEN
March 30, 20190
Jay Z, Hova rapper was honored with the prestigious President’s Award during the 2019 NAACP Image Awards on Saturday, March 30, and he took the moment to give a sweet shoutout to the strong women in his life, which included his 93-year-old grandmother, Hattie White, and his mother, Gloria Carter.
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It was a big night for the Carter family as the “Lemonade” songstress also took home the award for Entertainer of the Year. During her speech, Beyoncé graciously praised her fellow nominees in the category, including Regina King, Chadwick Boseman, LeBron James and “Black Panther” director Ryan Coogler.
“Regina King, I love you so much,” she said. “You’ve taught us patience, persistence and how to be masterful in your craft. Chadwick Boseman is teaching children to dream and to see themselves as kings.”
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