Thank You to our Korrespondent SamoneSays for teaming up with the AJC to interview all the celebs on the Purple Carpet at the 2010 Soul Train Music Awards. For Event Pictures of Who Walked the Purple Carpet Click Here. Check out the Nominees, click more.

BEST NEW ARTIST: Melanie Fiona , B.o.B. , Nicki Minaj, Dondria Wale

BEST R&B/SOUL ARTIST FEMALE: Erykah Badu, Monica, Fantasia, Mary J. Blige

BEST NEW SONG “Everything To Me” – Monica, “There Goes My Baby” – Usher, “Un-Thinkable(I’m Ready)” – Alicia Keys, “Soldier Of Love” – Sade, “Nothing On You” – B.o.B. feat. Bruno Mars

BEST HIP HOP SONG OF THE YEAR: “Love The Way You Lie” – Eminem feat. Rihanna, “B.M.F. (Blowin Money Fast)” – Rick Ross feat. Styles P, “Your Love” – Nicki Minaj, “Find Your Love” – Drake, “Shutterbugg” – Big Boi feat. Cutty, “I Got Your Back” – T.I. feat. Keri Hilson

BEST MALE R&B/SOUL MALE: Usher, Kem, Trey Songz, Ne-Yo, Jaheim

ALBUM OF THE YEAR: Alicia Keys – The Element Of Freedom, Usher – Raymond vs. Raymond, Sade – Soldier of Love, Drake – Thank Me Later, Erykah Badu – New Amerykah Part Two-Return of the Ankh

BEST REGGAE ARTIST AWARD: Gyptian, Damian Marley, Mr. Vegas, Jah Cure, Vybz Kartel, Gramps Morgan

CENTRIC AWARD: Jesse Boykins III, Dwele, Dondria, Corrine Bailey Rae, Janelle Monae LEGENDS AWARDS: Anita Baker, Ron Isley BEST DANCE PERFORMANCE: Rihanna, “Rude Boy”, Ne-Yo, “Beautiful Monster”, Usher, “OMG”, Janelle Monae f/ Big Boi, “Tightrope”, Ciara, “Ride”

BEST GOSPEL PERFORMANCE MALE, FEMALE OR GROUP: Youthful Praise feat. J.J. Harrison, Fred Hammond, Marvin Sapp, Lisa Page Brooks, Hezekiah Walker & LFC, Tye Tribbett

RECORD OF THE YEAR: Fantasia – “Bittersweet” (Charles Harmon, Claude Kelly, Michael Mentore), El Debarge – “Second Chance” (songwriters: El Debarge & Mischke), Drake –“Find Your Love” (songwriters: Bhasker, J; Graham, A; Reynolds, P; West, Kanye), R.Kelly – “When A Women Loves” (songwriter R. Kelly), Alicia Keys – “Un-Thinkable(I’m Ready)”(songwriters: Keys, Aubrey Graham, Brothers, Noah “40″ Shebib)

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  1. Michelle

    Whoop Whoop!!! GOOD JOB KoreMagazine!!! I love that host of yours! Keep rocking it and bringing us what we want to see!


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