Corinne Bailey-Rae Named Best New Act
The soulful Leeds star wins big at Mojo Awards...
Corinne Bailey Rae picked up a coveted award last night at this years Mojo Awards.
The vocalist, who burst into the spotlight earlier this year with her single Put Your Records On, was named Best New Act at the star-studded ceremony in London.
"I didn't expect to win at all," said CBR in her acceptance speech, "so I'm just amazed and really privileged to be accepting this award. I would like to say thank you to everyone who has helped me on my way so far."
"It's a great award because it's just the start and I feel like it's been really good in the last few months just to write music and to have it out there and to have people listen to it."
Corinne then presented the Hall Of Fame award to Elton John.