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Mars Elkins Mars Elkins | 10:00 UK time, Thursday, 6 October 2011

Last night, the cream of the urban music scene gathered in Glasgow for the 2011 MOBO Awards. Strictly Come Dancing judge and performer Alesha Dixon and Don't Wanna Go Home singer Jason Derulo hosted the star-studded night, which also paid tribute to the late Amy Winehouse.

Jessie J

The fabulous Jessie J, Adele and Rihanna were amongst the big winners. London singer Jessie J has bagged four awards: Best Song for Do It Like A Dude, Best Album for Who You Are, Best Newcomer and Best UK Act at the glitzy bash.

Rihanna was voted the Best International Act, while Adele picked up the award for Best R&B/Soul Act.

Best Video went to Tinchy Stryder and Dappy for their duet Spaceship, and Tinie Tempah was named Best Hip-Hop/Grime Act.

Here is the list of winners:

Best UK Act - Jessie J
Best Newcomer - Jessie J
Best Hip-Hop/Grime Act - Tinie Tempah
Best Video - Tinchy Stryder & Dappy: Spaceship
Best International Act - Rihanna
Best Song - Jessie J: Do It Like A Dude
Best Album - Jessie J: Who You Are
Best Reggae - Alborosie
Best Jazz Act - Kairos 4tet
Best African Act - Wizkid
Best Gospel Act - Triple O
Best R&B/Soul Act - Adele
Outstanding Contribution To Music - Boyz II Men

- Radio 1 Newsbeat: In pictures: Jessie J wins four awards at the MOBOs
- Offical MOBO Awards site
- Wikipedia: Music of Black Origin Awards

Mars Elkins in the producer for BBC Three online.


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