Mary J. Blige
was honored with the ASCAP Voice Of Music Award in Los Angeles on Monday. The 20th Anniversary ASCAP Rhythm And Soul Music Awards also honored Johnta Austin
and Jermaine Dupri
, who shared the night's coveted Songwriter Of The Year title with Blige.
Blige's Be Without You
also earned Austin and Blige the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Song Award, while Nelly
claimed the Top Ringtone Of The Year.
' Check On It
from The Pink Panther
claimed the night's Top Soundtrack Song Of The Year honors.
Meanwhile, Sean Paul
was named Reggae Artist Of The Year for the fourth consecutive year and Yung Joc
's It's Goin' Down
was named Top Rap Song.
-Mary J. Blige Pictures
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