The Soul Train Awards 2010 paid tribute to music legends and up-and-coming artists, with icons such as Ronald Isley and Anita Baker honored for their long history of contributions, and newcomers like Melanie Fiona cited for their potential to have prolific careers. You can see the Soul Train Awards 2010 winners list below.
In addition to doling out “Legend” honors to Ronald Isley and Anita Baker, the Soul Train Awards 2010 also recognized the achievements of more modern faces, with Usher, Ciara, Eminem, B.o.B. and more taking home hardware.
Soul Train Awards 2010 Winners List
Legend Awards: Anita Baker and Ron Isley
Best New Artist: Melanie Fiona
Best Female R&B/Soul Artist: Alicia Keys
Best Male R&B/Soul Artist: Trey Songz and Usher (tie)
Song of the year: “Nothin’ on You” – B.o.B ft. Bruno Mars
Best Hip-Hop Song of the Year: “Love the Way You Lie” – Eminem ft. Rihanna
Album of the Year: Raymond vs. Raymond – Usher
Record of the Year: “Un-thinkable (I’m Ready)” – Alicia Keys, Aubrey Graham (Drake), Kerry Brothers Jr., and Noah “40″ Shebib
Best Reggae Artist: Gyptian
Centric Award: Janelle Monae
Best Gospel Performance: Marvin Sapp
Best Dance Performance: Ciara – “Ride”
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