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Whitney Houston and Alicia Keys Dominate Music Winners at 2013 NAACP Image Awards

February 2, 2013 (5:19 am) GMT
Whitney collects Best Song and Best Album, Alicia scoops Best Female Artist and Best Music Video, while Usher is awarded Best Male Artist.

It's girl domination at the 44th annual NAACP Image Awards Friday night, February 1 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. and scored double victory each in music categories along with another female act .

The late music icon Whitney grabbed Best Song prize for "I Look to You" that she worked with . She claimed her second award for Best Album, thanks to her posthumous greatest hits compilation "I Will Always Love You: The Best of Whitney Houston".

Ahead of her Super Bowl gig, Alicia was named Best Female Artist and Best Music Video for the visuals she filmed to promote new single "Girl on Fire". Mary walked home as Best Duo, Group or Collaboration and won Gospel Album (Traditional or Contemporary) for "".

Other winners included (Best New Artist), (Best Male Artist), and (Best World Music Album).

In addition to awarding musicians, the awards show hand out kudos to the best works in television and movie.


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