VH1’s beloved, popular franchise, VH1 Divas, announced today additional performers to join this year’s tribute to soul music. Chaka Khan, Erykah Badu, Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, Boyz II Men, Estelle,  Marsha Ambrosius to join an already stellar roster. premieres Monday, December 19 at 9 PM/8c on VH1.

This year’s diva event already includes Jill Scott, Jessie J, Florence + the Machine, Jennifer Hudson, and Mary J. Blige and promises to be quite a show.

“VH1 Divas Celebrates Soul” will pay tribute to some of the cities that have influenced soul music throughout the years, including London, Detroit, Chicago, Memphis and Philadelphia. As usual, the “Divas” show will benefit VH1′s Save the Music foundation which works to fund music programs in public schools.