Memorable Moments from the NAACP Image Awards

03/02/2011 08:36 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • Vic Bulluck Executive Director of the Hollywood Bureau of the NAACP

The NAACP Image Awards is the nation's premier multi-cultural awards show celebrating the outstanding achievements and performances of people of color in the arts (television, recording, literature, motion picture and writing & directing), as well as those individuals or groups who promote social justice through their creative endeavors. From Ray Charles to Michael Jackson to Oprah Winfrey, the Image Awards have honored some of the greatest and most accomplished African Americans in entertainment.

Here are some memorable moments from past NAACP Image Awards. The 42nd NAACP Image Awards will air on March 4, 2011, 8 PM EST on FOX.

Memorable Moments from the NAACP Image Awards