Eight-time Grammy winner Anita Baker was nearly brought to tears as she was honoured with impressive performances at the 2018 BET Awards.
Host Jamie Foxx, Marsha Ambrosius, and Yolanda Adams paid tribute to the R&B singer, who earned the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday.
Here’s how tweeple reacted to the tribute:
“Yolanda Adams made Anita Baker cry. That’s how you do a tribute.”
“You know you’re getting old when this Anita Baker segment is the best part of the #BETAwards”
“This Anita Baker tribute is magnificent. And she looks likes she’s loving it — so much joy. #BETAwards”
“Y’all got the right ones to sing for this Anita Baker Tribute #BETAwards”