Centric Award

Marsha
Ambrosius

She's been a standout ever since she debuted as one half of Floetry, but Marsha Ambrosius took her fans to new heights with her latest solo effort, Late Nights & Early Mornings.

Eric
Benét

The heartfelt single “Sometimes I Cry” was a favorite for R&B listeners and the anchor to Benet’s latest album, Lost in Time.

Cee-Lo
Green

Mr. Green’s ubiquitous single “Forget U” enjoyed its share of success and remixes.

R. Kelly

The R gave R&B fans an infusion of silky 1950’s soul on his latest album, Love Letter.

Kem

The sultry-voiced singer Kem delivered yet another R&B gem with his infectious “Why Would You Stay.”