Minaj clinched the trophy for Best Female Hip-Hop Artist and
Coca-Cola Viewers' Choice Award for her hit track "Only", which she
sang along with Drake, Lil' Wayne and Brown.
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Brown won the award for Best Male R&B/Pop Artist and
The Ultimate Icon, Music Dance Visual Award was bestowed upon
singer Janet Jackson for her unmatched contribution to the music
British singer Sam Smith was announced as the Best New Artist
for this year. Kendrick Lamar won the award for Best Male Hip-Hop
TV series "Empire" stars Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson
were declared the winners for Best Actor and Actress awards; and
the Best Movie award was given to Ava DuVernay's "Selma", which stars David
Oyelowo, Tom Wilkinson, Carmen Ejogo, Tim Roth and Oprah
Some other winners of the night included singer The Weeknd, who
won The Centric Award for his single "Earned it", Hip Hop duo Rae
Sremmurd, who won the trophy for Best Group.
Common and John Legend clinched the trophy for Best
Collaboration for their hit number "Glory".
The Humanitarian Award was given to radio host Tom Joyner.
Baseball player Mo'Ne Davis took home the trophy for YoungStars
Award. The Best Gospel Artist trophy was won by Hip-Hop artist
Tennis ace Serena Williams was announced the Sportswoman of the
Year, whereas in the men's category Stephen Curry was chosen as the
winner of the same award.
The Best International Act: Africa was Stonebwoy (Ghana) and
Best International Act: UK was declared as Stormzy.