Monday 5 November 2012, 12:48 | By

Sandé wins threefold at MOBOs


Emeli Sande

Emeli Sandé dominated at the MOBO Awards this weekend, taking no less than three prizes at the annual celebration of music of black origin, held in Liverpool again this year. She took the gongs for Best UK Female, Best Album and Best R&B/Soul Act. Plan B was the only other act to pick up multiple prizes, taking the Best UK Male and Best Hip Hop/Grime honours.

And look, here’s the full list of winners:

Best UK Male: Plan B
Best UK Female: Emeli Sandé
Best Newcomer: Rita Ora
Best International Act: Nicki Minaj

Best R&B/Soul Act: Emeli Sandé
Best Hip-Hop/Grime: Plan B
Best Reggae Act: Sean Paul
Best Jazz Act: Zoe Rahman
Best African Act: D’Banj
Best Gospel Act: Rachel Kerr

Best Album: Emeli Sandé – Our Version of Events
Best Video: JLS – Do You Feel What I Feel
Best Song: Labrinth ft Tinie Tempah – Earthquake

Outstanding Contribution To Music: TLC
Lifetime Achievement Award: Dionne Warwick


  • CMU Podcast: Pandora, Modular, Streaming royalties, George Osborne
  • Kim Dotcom takes to the stand in MegaUpload extradition hearing
  • EMI loses Santa Claus Is Coming To Town in termination rights case
  • Justin Bieber would like you to stop looking at his penis
  • CMU Beef Of The Week #274: Hozier v Chilly Gonzales