2011 NAACP Image Awards: Willow Smith Among Winners in Music

Willow Smith has bagged her first major accolade in the music field. The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) has just announced the winners of its 42nd annual Image Awards, and the daughter of Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith came up as one of them.

The 10-year-old, who launched her music career with debut single "Whip My Hair", took home the title of Outstanding New Artist. She beat out much-older rivals like B.o.B, Bruno Mars, Jason Derulo and Nicki Minaj. While winning the kudo, the young singer failed to land another. She lost to Alicia Keys in the category of Outstanding Music Video.

Collecting the most nods in music, in the meantime, were John Legend and The Roots. Together, they shared two trophies, one for Outstanding Album and the other one for Outstanding Duo, Group or Collaboration. For the Album category, they best over Kanye West,
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