In the Billboard-AURN R&B/Hip-Hop Awards held Friday, 50 Cent and Usher were the two winning three awards each. As for 50 Cent, he was nominated for 6 categories and won 3, including Top Albums Artist, Top Rap Album and Top Album. Whereas Usher brought home awards for Top Artist, Top Male Artist and Top Singles Artist.
Also winning award at the same event was Alicia Keys who was honored Top Songwriter and Top Female Artist. Mario, to add, won Top Single and Top Singles Airplay for "Let Me Love You." Moreover, Billboard also honored Destiny's Child with its Top Duo or Group Award. Some other got the award were The Game for Top New Artist, R&B singer Chaka Khan and hip-hop trio Tribe Called Quest for Founders Awards, given to artists for their achievements and influence in the R&B and Hip-Hop genres.