Singer Jill Scott performs onstage at the Tenth Annual UNICEF Snowflake Ball at Cipriani Wall Stree on December 2, 2014 in New York City

Singer Jill Scott performs onstage at the Tenth Annual UNICEF Snowflake Ball at Cipriani Wall Stree on December 2, 2014 in New York City

*Essence magazine will mark its 45th anniversary and sixth annual Black Women In Music event with Jill Scott and Chaka Khan.

The magazine announced Friday that the annual bash will honor Scott, and feature performances by Khan, Brandy and Lianne La Havas.

The R&B singers will pay tribute to music through the decades, starting in the `70s.

The Black Women in Music event will take place on Feb. 5, while the 57th annual Grammys Awards will take place Feb. 8 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. It will air live on CBS.