Superstar Beyonce Knowles won three prizes at the Music Of Black Origin (MOBO) Awards last night (20SEP06), including Best International Female.
The ex-DESTINY'S CHILD singer also won Best Song and Best Video for her hit DEJA VU, which features her boyfriend Jay-Z, at the Royal Albert Hall ceremony in London.
Neither Knowles nor Jay-Z, who was named Best International Male, were at the event.
British singer Corinne Bailey-Rae took home two awards - for Best UK Female and Best UK Newcomer.
Other winners included Rihanna, who won the Best R+B prize, and THE Black Eyed Peas, who were named Best Group.
The full list of winners is:
Best Group - THE BLACK EYED PEAS
Best Song - DEJA VU by BEYONCE KNOWLES FT JAY-Z
Best UK Female - CORINNE BAILEY-RAE
Best International Female - BEYONCE KNOWLES
Best UK Male - Lemar
Best International Male - JAY-Z
Best UK Newcomer - CORINNE BAILEY-RAE
Best Video - DEJA VU by BEYONCE KNOWLES FT JAY-Z
Best Hip-Hop - AKALA
Best R+B - RIHANNA
Best Reggae - Sean Paul
Best DJ - STEVE SUTHERLAND.