Alborosie won the 16th Annual MOBO Awards 2011 for Best Reggae Act.He was nominated with Jah Cure, Mavado, Damian Marley with Nas, and Khago in the category of Best Reggae Acts. Big Ups Alberto!Hosted by US singer Jason Derulo and Strictly Come Dancing judge Alesha Dixon the Awards guested a lot of musicians and artists .
Boyz II Men, pop youngster Jessie J, Amy Winehouse’s goddaughter Dionne Bromfield, US singer Alexis Jordan, rappers Tinie Tempah and Tinchy Stryder, and rising Scottish star Emeli Sande were just some of the artists who attended and rocked the Mobo stage.Dionne Bromfield performed Amy Winehouse’s song Love Is a Losing Game, in an emotional tribute to the late star who passed away aged just 27 in July this year.
Boyz II Men, who were celebrating their 20th anniversary on the night, picked up Outstanding Contribution to Music, Rihanna won Best International Act, Tinie Tempah picked up Best Hip Hop/Grime Act, Adele lifted Best R&B/Soul Act, Nigeria’s Wizkid also won in the Best African ActCheck out some of the latest Alborosie tunes.Check out the List Of Winners.
Listen To Alborosie – Who You Think You Are (Times Revolution – 2011)
Listen To Alborosie Ft Junior Reid – Respect Yourself
Listen To Alborosie feat. Ky-Mani Marley – Natural Mystic
MOBO AWARDS 2011 LIST OF WINNERS
• Best UK Act (voted for by Capital FM listeners)– Jessie J
• Best Newcomer, in association with Lebara Mobile – Jessie J
•Best Song, in association with PRS for Music – Jessie J – Do It Like A Dude
• Best Album – Jessie J – Who You Are
• Best Hip Hop/Grime Act – Tinie Tempah
• Best R&B/Soul Act – Adele
• Best International Act – Rihanna
• Best Video – Tinchy Stryder and Dappy – Spaceship
• Best Reggae Act – Alborosie
• Best Jazz Act – Kairos 4tet
• Best Gospel Act – Triple O
• Best African Act – Wizkid
• Outstanding Contribution to Music – Boyz II Men