Music icon, Don Cornelius, died yesterday from an self-inflicted gunshot wound. He was the original host of Soul Train, which featured R&B, Hip-Hop, and Pop artists, launching many to stardom.
In 1999, Cornelius turned the hosting duties over to SHEMAR MOORE,who is currently starring on CRIMINAL MINDS. SHEMAR hosted the syndicated version of the program for four years.
He spoke to ET about the death of his friend and mentor.