The 2012 Soul Train Awards winners were announced as the show aired last evening and once again, the extended Roc Nation family dominated the show. From 2 Chainz and Kanye West to Beyonce, our acts ruled the night.


2 Chainz and Kanye West won the Best Hip Hop Song of the Year trophy for their hit song, “Mercy”. Beyonce, however, took home the most honors with two titles – Best R&B/Soul Female Artist and Best Dance Performance for “Love on Top”.

See the full list of winners from the Soul Train Awards below:

Best New Artist: Elle Varner
Centric Award: Leah LaBelle
Best Gospel/ Inspirational Performance: Whitney Houston & Jordin Sparks’ “Celebrate”
Best Hip Hop Song of the Year: Kanye West ft. Big Sean, Pusha T and 2 Chainz’s “Mercy”
Best R&B/ Soul Female Artist: Beyonce
Best R&B/ Soul Male Artist: Miguel
Album of the Year: Frank Ocean’s Channel Orange
Song of the Year: Tyrese’s “Stay”
The Ashford & Simpson Songwriter’s Award: “Tonight (Best You Ever Had)”: John Legend ft. Ludacris
Best Dance Performance: Beyonce – “Love On Top” Best Caribbean Performance: Sean Paul’s “Tomahawk Technique” Best International Performance: Estelle’s “Thank You” Best Independent R&B/ Soul Artist or Group: Eric Roberson Best Traditional Jazz Artist/ Group: TIE
*The Robert Glasper Experiment: Black Radio
*Tony Bennett — Isn’t It Romantic Best Contemporary Jazz Artist/ Group: Esperanza Spalding-Radio Music Society