Sunday, March 4th, 2007 at 10:31 pm
Oscar winners Jennifer Hudson and Forest Whitaker continued their awards sweep at the 38th NAACP Image Awards. The pair—who won best actor and best supporting actress at this year’s Oscars—enjoyed the same recognitions again at the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People ceremony held in Los Angeles. Djimon Hounsou picked up the Best Supporting Actor award for his role in Blood Diamond. Best film recognition went to The Pursuit of Happyness, which stars Will Smith and his son.
Below is a list of 2007 NAACP winners—music category:
Outstanding New Artist: Corinne Bailey Rae.
Outstanding Male Artist: Prince
Outstanding Female Artist: Mary J. Blige.
Duo or Group: The Roots.
Jazz Artist: Glady Knight.
Gospel Artist, Traditional or Contemporary: Kirk
Music Video: Mary J. Blige, "Be Without You."
Outstanding Song: "I Am Not My Hair," India.Arie.
Outstanding Album: "Dreamgirls" (Soundtrack)