The Zomba Label Group Captures 4 BET Awards Including Video of the Year for OutKast
The Zomba Label Group captured 4 BET Awards on Tuesday, June 29 at their 3rd annual awards show. The awards were given out in the big categories including Best Male R&B (Usher), Best Group (OutKast), Viewer's Choice (Usher) and Video of the Year (OutKast).
Usher received 2 awards taking home Best Male R&B and Viewer's Choice for "Yeah!" featuring Lil' Jon and Ludacris. Usher's current album Confessions has been certified 5X platinum by the RIAA. Usher will kick off his US leg of "The Truth Tour" on August 5 in Hampton, VA.
Grammy Award winning artist OutKast added 2 more awards to their growing collection of awards for the Diamond certified double album Speakerboxxx/The Love Below. The group was awarded Best Group and Video of the Year ("The Way You Move").
Upcoming Zomba Label Group releases include albums by Mystikal (Jive 7/27), Groove Armada (Jive Electro 7/27), Mobb Deep (Jive 8/10), R. Kelly (Jive 8/24), Ciara (LaFace 9/14), Bowling For Soup (9/14) and Britney Spears (Jive 11/16).
For further information, please contact: Groove Armada and Bowling For Soup Lori Berk 212.824.1885 Usher and OutKast Chris Chambers 212.930.1603 Mystikal and Mobb Deep Roberta Magrini 212.824.1240 Ciara Tice Merriweather 212.824.1777 Zomba Label Group, Britney Spears and R. Kelly Sonia Muckle 212.824.1370
SOURCE: Zomba Label Group
CONTACT: Lori Berk for Groove Armada and Bowling For Soup,
+1-212-824-1885, Chris Chambers for Usher and OutKast, +1-212-930-1603,
Roberta Magrini for Mystikal and Mobb Deep, +1-212-824-1240, Tice Merriweather
for Ciara, +1-212-824-1777, Sonia Muckle of Zomba Label Group for Britney
Spears and R. Kelly, +1-212-824-1370
Web site: http://www.jiverecords.com/