The Fix: Well done, Beyoncé

2011-05-23 11:19

Just when you think Beyoncé couldn’t possibly get any better, the Single Ladies singer went on to scoop  the this year’s Billboard Millennium Award.

With tributes from the likes of Michelle Obama, Stevie Wonder and Bono, it seems Beyoncé has officially solidified her star power in the world of music ... not that we ever doubted it!

Trying to fight back tears, Beyoncé accepted the award from her mother and stylist Tina Knowles last night in Las Vegas.

The Grammy award-winning artist thanked her husband, Jay Z.

Check out the winners below and the performance by the original B:

Winners
Artist awards

» Top Artist: Eminem
» Top New Artist: Justin Bieber
» Top Male Artist: Eminem
» Top Female Artist: Rihanna
» Top Duo/Group: Black Eyed Peas
» Top Billboard 200 Artist: Taylor Swift

» Top Hot 100 Artist: Katy Perry
» Top Digital Songs Artist: Katy Perry
» Top Radio Songs Artist: Rihanna

» Top Touring Artist: U2
» Top Social Artist: Justin Bieber
» Top Streaming Artist: Justin Bieber
» Top Digital Media Artist: Justin Bieber
» Top Pop Artist: Lady GaGa
» Top R&B Artist: Usher
» Top Rap Artist: Eminem
» Top Country Artist: Taylor Swift
» Top Rock Artist: Train
» Top Alternative Artist: Mumford & Sons
» Top Latin Artist: Shakira
» Top Dance/Electronic Artist: Lady GaGa
» Top Christian Artist: Chris Tomlin

Album awards
» Top Billboard 200 Album: Eminem – Recovery
» Top Pop Album: Justin Bieber – My World 2.0
» Top R&B Album: Usher – Raymond vs Raymond
» Top Rap Album: Eminem – Recovery
» Top Country Album: Taylor Swift – Speak Now
» Top Rock Album: Mumford & Sons Sigh No More
» Top Alternative Album: Mumford & Sons Sigh No More
» Top Latin Album: Enrique Iglesias – Euphoria
» Top Dance/Electronic/Electronic Album: Lady GaGa – The Fame
» Top Christian Album: Skillet – Awake

Song awards
» Top Hot 100 Song: Taio Cruz – Dynamite

» Top Digital Song: Taio Cruz – Dynamite
» Top Radio Song: Bruno Mars – Just the Way You Are
» Top Streaming Song (Audio): Nelly – Just a Dream
» Top Streaming Song (Video): Justin Bieber featuring Ludacris – Baby
» Top Pop Song: Taio Cruz – Dynamite
» Top R&B Song: Usher featuring will.i.am – OMG
» Top Rap Song: Eminem featuring Rihanna – Love the Way You Lie
» Top Country Song: Lady Antebellum – Need You Now
» Top Rock Song: Train – Hey, Soul Sister
» Top Alternative Song: Neon Trees – Animal
» Top Latin Song: Shakira featuring Freshleyground – Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)
» Top Dance/Electronic Song: Edward Maya & Vika Jigulina – Stereo Love
» Top Christian Song: Chris Tomlin – Our God

Special honorees
» Millennium Award: Beyonce Knowles
» Icon Award: Neil Diamond

Other awards

» Viral Innovator Award: Cee-Lo Green
» Fan Favorite Award: Justin Bieber
» Heatseeker of the Year: Gentleman Hall


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