Velvet Revolver, Kanye West, Usher and Ray Charles have more to celebrate after picking up GRAMMYS on Sunday night (13FEB05) - they've all claimed Playboy honours too.

Velvet Revolver have claimed the Best Rock Act in the men's magazine's annual Readers Poll, while West picked up Best Hip-Hop Act and Usher Best Song for Yeah?!

Late Ray Charles, who was a big winner at the Grammys, claimed the publication's Best Jazz Act prize.

The full list of winners is:

Best Rock - VELVET REVOLVER

Best Hip-Hop - KANYE WEST

Best Song - YEAH! by USHER

Best World Music - CAPLETON

Best Jazz - RAY CHARLES

Best Electronic - Fatboy Slim

Best Live Act - Beastie Boys

Best Country - Gretchen Wilson

Best Reissue - Black Box by Black Sabbath

Best Soundtrack - Metallica: SOME KIND OF MONSTER by METALLICA

Next Big Thing - The Killers

Biggest Disappointment - Lenny Kravitz

Hall of Fame - David Bowie.

15/02/2005 03:08