Arena in Las Vegas. The godmother of soul, Erykah Badu, returned to the stage as host, and for the first time as Executive Producer, with her eccentric humor and legendary style. The annual event honoring the best in soul and R&B featured moving performances by Brandy, Anderson .Paak, Bobby Brown, D.R.A.M. MA$E, DRU HILL, Doug E Fresh, India Arie, BJ The Chicago Kid, Guy, Candice Boyd, Carl Thomas, Eric Benét, MAJOR., Ro James, Tito Jackson, V. Bozeman, Wreckx-n-Effect, and Yuna.
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Scene Spotlight Gold Rush Star Todd HoffmanView the Scene Interview here! Vegas Scene interviewed one of the hottest realty tv stars of the popular show "Gold Rush Star Todd Hoffman at SEMA 2016 show in Las Vegas. Todd Hoffman shared with us his experience at this years SEMA event, and his gave us behind the scenes scoop for his role in season 7 of "Gold Rush". He shared with us some hints on what makes this years season different from other seasons before. In the interview Todd Hoffman sharedhis personal side one many fans may not know from watching him on tv. He was proud to share his views as a Cristian and values he shares on and off camera.
The 2016 SEMA show in Las Vegas had another successful turnout. The crowds were enormous this year with visitors and vendors. There were celebrity appearances at the event that brought huge crowds lined up for the appearances of each star. One of many recognizeable stars known for many of the Fast and Furious sequels, and fitting for this event was, Sung Kang star of the "Fast & Furious Six, Fast Five, and Tokyo Drift. " Another star of one of the many popular reality tv series Gold Rush, spotted and interviewed by Vegas Scene Magazine was: Todd Hoffman star of "Gold Rush". At the event there were classic cars, modern sports cars, and much more automobile goodies to please any fan of all things auto. View full Gallery Sema 2016 - or see photos in our social outlets and magazine gallery. Below is a list of some of the main events to occur this year at SEMA 2016 and what you may have seen or missed.
- SEMA Show Best New Product Winners Announced
- More than 3,000 products were entered for the 2016 SEMA Show, and the winners were selected based on a variety of factors that include quality, marketability, innovation, technology and consumer appeal.
- The SEMA Show shines spotlight on more than 1,500 custom vehicles with unmatched craftsmanship, ingenuity and breathtaking style.
- Actor Sung Kang's "Project Underdog" Makes Debut at 2016 SEMA Show
- Partnering with Shell, featuring Pennzoil, and SEMA, actor Sung Kang unveiled his Project Underdog vehicle during the 2016 SEMA Show.
- Ringbrothers Pull the Sheet Off Unique Builds
The Chevrolet COPO Camaro Concept was unveiled in the Headman Performance Group's display on the opening day of the 2016 SEMA Show.
- Check Out the VR Experience in SEMA Central
PRO Award Winners Announced at SEMA Show Reception
The Professional Restylers Organization (PRO) presented four council awards during the group's industry reception at the 2016 SEMA Show.
Disc Brakes Australia Showcases New High-Performance Brake Pads
With four different compounds, Disc Brakes Australia's new brake pads provide superior stopping power no matter how a vehicle is used.
Kawasaki, Reasoner Recognized by Young Executives Network The Young Executives Network (YEN) presented the group's Young Executive of the Year and Vanguard Awards.SBN Award Winners Honored at Gear-Up Girl Event -The annual Gear-up Girl connects female students participating in the SEMA Show Student Program with female automotive professionals who can share perspectives and industry experience.-
The field has been narrowed from 250 vehicles entered into this year's Battle of the Builders to the final 10. These Builders are amongst the best in the industry and we are so excited that there are some Young Guns (under 35) who are in the top 10 this year!
The Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) today announced the Top Ten finalists in the third annual SEMA Battle of the Builders® competition – the event that determines the builder the aftermarket community considers best. The 2016 SEMA Battle of the Builders competition began with 250 vehicles entered into the annual competition by vehicle builders and car customizers from across the United States. These builders represent an elite group of individuals who have demonstrated extreme talent, creativity and craftsmanship in modifying cars, trucks and SUVs.