Lyricist of the Year: Eminem
MVP of the Year: Drake
Hustler of the Year: Sean Combs
Best Hip Hop Video: Jay-Z featuring Alicia Keys - "Empire State of Mind"
Rookie of the Year: Nicki Minaj
Made-You-Look Style Award: Nicki Minaj
Reese's Perfect Combo Award: Jay-Z featuring Alicia Keys - "Empire State of Mind"
Track of the Year: Lex Luger for Rick Ross' "B.M.F. (Blowin' Money Fast)"
Best Live Performer: Jay-Z
Verizon People's Champ Award: Nicki Minaj - "Your Love"
I Am Hip-Hop Award: Salt-N-Pepa
DJ of the Year: DJ Khaled
Best Hip-Hop Blog Site: WorldstarHipHop.com
Producer of the Year: Swizz Beatz
Video Director of the Year: Hype Williams
Best Club Banger: Lex Luger for Rick Ross' "B.M.F. (Blowin' Money Fast)"
CD of the Year: Jay-Z's The Blueprint 3