McDonald’s will televise its annual 356Black Awards ceremony on BET  on Sept. 1 at 9:00 p.m.  EST/8:00 CST. Hosted by actor/photographer Lance Gross and singer/actress Amber P. Riley, the event will honor singer Toni Braxton. It will include tributes to the Grammy winner by her sisters, the Braxton Sisters, Kelly Price, Kenny Lattimore and V. Bozeman. Anthony Hamilton and the Hamiltones, Chrisette Michele, Ro James and Canton Jones also  took the stage to deliver crowd pleasing performances. The awards are presented annually to salute individuals who are committed to making positive contributions that strengthen the African American community.