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SZA Wins Big at 'Soul Train Awards' 2023

And our favorite rapper, singer and mogul, T-Pain, took home the 'Legend Award'!

The soulful house party of the year, “Soul Train Awards” 2023, was hosted by Emmy® Award-winning actor, recording artist, media producer, and entrepreneur Keke Palmer and featured an exciting lineup of unforgettable performances, including special moments and appearances by some of the brightest stars in Black culture and entertainment. With four big wins, SZA led the night, taking home trophies for ‘Best R&B/Soul Female Artist,’ ‘Album of the Year,’ ‘Song of the Year,’ and ‘The Ashford and Simpson Songwriter’s Award.’  Usher scored three wins for ‘Best R&B/Soul Male Artist,’ ‘Certified Soul Award,’ and ‘Best Collaboration’ with Summer Walker and 21 Savage. Emerging superstar Victoria Monét won two awards: ‘Best Dance Performance’ and ‘Video of The Year.’ 

 Watch the encore presentation of “Soul Train Awards” 2023 on Monday, November 27 at 9 PM ET/PT andWednesday, November 29 at 6 PM ET/PT on BET. The “Soul Train Awards” 2023 will air internationally on BET Africa on Monday, November 27 at 3:00 CAT, BET France on Tuesday, November 28 at 20:45 PM CET. The show will also be available to watch on My5 and Sky On-Demand in the UK beginning Thursday, November 30.

 

Check out the complete list below. 

  • Best New Artist

    Coco Jones

    Coco Jones 

  • Certified Soul Award

    T-Pain

    Usher 

  • Best Gospel / Inspirational Award

    Kirk Franklin

    Kirk Franklin / All Things 

  • Best R&B/ Soul Female Artist

    WASHINGTON, DC - February 27th, 2023 - SZA performs at Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C. during her SOS Tour. (Photo by Kyle Gustafson / For The Washington Post via Getty Images)

    SZA

  • Best R&B/ Soul Male Artist

    Usher

    Usher

  • Album of the Year

    WASHINGTON, DC - February 27th, 2023 - SZA performs at Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C. during her SOS Tour. (Photo by Kyle Gustafson / For The Washington Post via Getty Images)

    SZA / "SOS"

  • Song of the Year

    HOUSTON, TEXAS - NOVEMBER 05: SZA performs onstage during the third annual Astroworld Festival at NRG Park on November 05, 2021 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Rick Kern/Getty Images)

    SZA / "Snooze"

  • The Ashford and Simpson Songwriter’s Award

    HOUSTON, TEXAS - NOVEMBER 05: SZA performs onstage during the third annual Astroworld Festival at NRG Park on November 05, 2021 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Rick Kern/Getty Images)

    SZA

  • Best Dance Performance

    Victoria Monet

    Victoria Monét  / "Oh My Mama"

  • Video of the Year

    Victoria Monet

    Victoria Monét  / "Oh My Mama"

  • Best Collaboration

    Usher

    "Good Good" / Usher, Summer Walker, 21 Savage 

  • Best Group

    Maverick City Music

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