20 Years! The Music Of Black Origin awards celebrated it’s 20th anniversary awards show after starting up back in 1996. After two decades of influencing generations of musical artists to aspire to greatness, the ceremony was back last night at the First Direct Arena in Leeds boasting more talent than ever.

 

In case you missed the amazing event last night, we’ve got you covered below with a list of the winners and performances you won’t want to miss out on.

 

Winners

 

Best Jazz Act – Binker And Moses

 

Best Gospel Act – Faith Child

 

Best RNB/Soul Act – Shakka

 

Best African Act – Fuse ODG

 

Best Album – Krept And Konan

 

Best Female Act – Ella Eyre

 

Best Grime Act – Stormzy

 

Best Hip-Hop Act – Krept And Konan

 

Best International Album – Drake

 

Best Male Act – Stormzy

 

Best Newcomer – Section Boyz

 

Best Reggae Act – Popcaan

 

Best Song – Skepta

 

Best Video – FKA Twigs

 

Performances

 

Rita Ora – ‘Body on Me’ & ‘Poison’ + Section Boyz ‘Trapping Ain’t Dead’

 

 FKA Twigs – ‘Figure 8’ & ‘In Time’

 

Lethal Bizzle – ‘Fester Skank’ & ‘Pow’

 

Ella Eyre – ‘Even If’ 

 

Lianne La Havas – ‘Unstoppable’

 

Krept And Konan – ‘Fallin’ & ‘Certified’ & ‘Freak Of The Week’

 

 

Fuse ODG – ‘Dangerous Love’ 

 

Naughty Boy FT Arrow Benjamin & Shezar – ‘Runnin’ (Lose It All)’

 

 

Shakka – ‘Say Nada’ 

 

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