Honestly, for everything BET gets wrong, they’ve gotten a good handle on their Rising Icons show. From the majority of artists they’ve picked to the presentation, the only thing lacking is for the package to receive a frumpy little bow to top it off. It mixes new music with a scene reminiscent of an extended version of the musical scenes that used to close New York Undercover.
On last night’s segment, Melanie Fiona, one of our favs, gets her time to shine and shine she did, running through songs from her The Bridge EP. After the performance, let’s hope her name starts to ring more bells as it rightfully should, as this songbird’s got wings.
Propers to Yardie