VH1 brought divas from every musical genre together in New York City last night (December 18) to celebrate soul music for its annual VH1 Divas Celebrates Soul concert special.
This year’s list of divas included Mary J. Blige, Jennifer Hudson, Kelly Clarkson, Jessie J, Florence Welch of Florence + The Machine, Jill Scott, Erykah Badu, Estelle, Marsha Ambrosius, Chaka Khan, Dolly Parton, and Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings all taking the stage for solo sets as well as showstopping duets. The show also featured a few male artists show their love to soul music, including Travie McCoy, Boyz II Men, and The Roots.
VH1 Divas Celebrates Soul airs tonight at 9pm EST on VH1.
Click through to the gallery above to see this year’s VH1 Divas rocking the stage.