And The Winners Are: Who Took Home Trophies At The 2015 Soul Train Awards

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The 2015 Soul Train Awards went down on BET and Centric on Sunday night (Nov. 29). Along with an opening monologue from the night’s host, Erykah Badu, shade thrown at Iggy Azalea, and a couple of epic performances by R. Kelly, Babyface, Fantasia, Brandy, and Boyz II Men, there were also a load of well-deserving winners.

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By far, Jill Scott and Babyface received the most prestigious awards of the night, earning the titles of the first-ever Lady of Soul and Legend respectively. There were some other big wins of the night though. The Weeknd earned another award to put on his mantle with “Album of the Year.” Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars also walked away with “Song of the Year” and “Video of the Year” for “Uptown Funk,” while Tyrese nabbed the “Centric Certified Award.”

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Check out all of the winners from the Soul Train Awards below:

Best New Artist

Best R&B/Soul Male Artist
The Weeknd

Centric Certified Award

Video of the Year
Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars, “Uptown Funk”

Best Gospel and/or Inspirational Song
Lecrae, “All I Need Is You”

Album of the Year
The Weeknd, Beauty Behind the Madness

Best Hip-Hop Song of the Year
Kendrick Lamar, “Alright”

Best R&B/Soul Female Artist
Jill Scott

Song of the Year
Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars, “Uptown Funk”

The Ashford & Simpson Songwriter’s Award
“Glory” (from the motion picture Selma) written by Lonnie Rashid Lynn, John Roger Stephens and Che Smith (artists: Common and John Legend)

Best Dance Performance
Silento, “Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)”

Best Collaboration
Omarion featuring Chris Brown & Jhené Aiko, “Post to Be”