25 Jun 2003 08:06:56
Kobe wins best male athlete at BET Awards


Other winners included Los Angeles R&B quartet B2K for top group and
Queen Latifah for best actress. Tennis star Serena Williams beat out
her sister Venus for best female athlete.
R. Kelly tied with fellow crooner Jaheim for best male R&B artist and
Derek Luke was named best actor. Erykah Badu and Common won for their
"Love of My Life" video and Snoop Dogg's airy pairing with Pharrell on
"Beautiful" won best collaboration.
Repeat winners from last year included best female hip-hop artist
Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott, best gospel artist Yolanda Adams, best
female R&B artist India.Arie and best male athlete Kobe Bryant of the
Los Angeles Lakers.
A former Lakers basketball star turned business entrepreneur, Earvin
"Magic" Johnson, received the humanitarian award.

24 Aug 2003 20:01:48
Re: Kobe wins best male athlete at BET Awards

That won't mean squat in the joint.