- Singers Chris Brown and Lizzo won big at the Soul Train Awards, but the two stars were no-shows for the awards ceremony on Sunday night
- Both said that they unfortunately had previously scheduled commitments
- Brown won the most awards of the night - three in total
He won Song of the Year, Best Collaboration Performance and Best Dance Performance for his song No Guidance featuring rapper Drake.
Brown was not present at the awards ceremony, but he tweeted out a message of appreciation.
30-old Brown wrote, "Thank You God. Thank You for supporting me. I love You. It means the world to me."
31-year-old Lizzo won the award for Video of the Year for Juice.
She also won Album/Mixtape of the Year for Cuz I Love You.
She is currently on tour in Europe.
Briefly.co.za reported that our very own Anatii won the The Ashford & Simpson Songwriter's Award.
Best New Artist: Summer Walker
Rhythm & Bars Award: Cardi B - Money
Best R&B/Soul Female Artist: H.E.R.
Best R&B/Soul Male Artist: Khalid
Album/Mixtape of the Year: Lizzo - Cuz I Love You
Song of the Year: Chris Brown feat. Drake - No Guidance
Video of the Year: Lizzo - Juice
The Ashford & Simpson Songwriter's Award: Brown Skin Girl - written by Beyonce Knowles, Carlos St. John, Adio Marchant, Shawn Carter, Stacy Barthe, Anathi Mnyango, Michael Uzowuru, Ayodeji Balogun, Richard Isong
Soul Train Certified Award: Trevor Jackson
Best Gospel/Inspirational Award: Kirk Franklin
Best Dance Performance: Chris Brown feat. Drake - No Guidance
Best Collaboration Performance: Chris Brown feat. Drake - No Guidance
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