Plan B and Professor Green also pick up prizes at Liverpool ceremony

Eminem and Tinie Tempah were winners at this year’s MOBO Awards ceremony last night (October 20).

The rapper picked up Best International Act at the event at Liverpool Echo Arena while Tempah picked up two awards – Best Newcomer and Best Video for ‘Frisky’.

“Last year I was here as a spectator just watching my friends pick up awards,” Tempah told the audience, reports BBC News. “So now it’s nice to be here and to have finally won something.”

Other winners included Plan B, who picked up Best UK R&B/Soul Act and Professor Green, who walked away with Best UK Hip Hop/Grime Act.

Billy Ocean also picked up the event’s Lifetime Achievement award.

The full list of MOBO Awards 2010 is as follows:

Best Newcomer – Tinie Tempah
Best UK R&B/Soul Act – Plan B
Best UK Hip Hop/Grime Act – Professor Green
Best International Act – Eminem
Best Reggae Act – Gyptian
Best Album – JLS, ‘JLS’
Best Video – Tinie Tempah ft Labrinth – Frisky
Best UK Act – JLS
Best Song – NDubz FEAT. Mr Hudson – Playing with Fire
Best African Act – K’Naan
Best Jazz Act – Empirical
Lifetime Achievement – Billy Ocean
BeMOBO – Merseyside Dance Initiative