19th Annual Soul Train Awards Nominations

Nominees for the 19th annual Soul Train Awards, which will be handed out Feb. 28, 2005, at a ceremony in Los Angeles to be broadcast in syndication at a later date.

Below are the nominees for the 19th annual Soul Train Awards, which will be handed out Feb. 28, 2005, at a ceremony in Los Angeles to be broadcast in syndication at a later date.

Best R&B/soul single, female
"Naughty Girl," Beyoncé
"Goodies," Ciara featuring Petey Pablo
"If I Ain't Got You," Alicia Keys
"Golden," Jill Scott

Best R&B/soul single, male
"Charlene," Anthony Hamilton
"Let Me Love You," Mario
"Call My Name," Prince
"Confessions Part II," Usher

Best R&B/soul single, group, band or duo:
"Lose My Breath," Destiny's Child
"Hot 2 Nite," New Edition
"My Boo," Usher & Alicia Keys
"The Closer I Get To You," Luther Vandross with Beyoncé

Best R&B/soul album, female
"Afrodisiac," Brandy
"Goodies," Ciara
"The Diary of Alicia Keys," Alicia Keys
"Beautifully Human: Words and Sounds, Vol. 2," Jill Scott

Best R&B/soul album, male
"Happy People/U Saved Me," R. Kelly
"Soulstar," Musiq
"Musicology," Prince
"Confessions," Usher

Best R&B/soul album, group, band or duo
"Hot & Wet," 112
"Throwback," Boyz II Men
"Destiny Fulfilled," Destiny's Child
"One Love," New Edition

Best R&B/soul or rap new artist
"Goodies," Ciara featuring Petey Pablo
"I Believe," Fantasia
"Tipsy," J-Kwon
"Used To Love U," John Legend

The Michael Jackson Award for best R&B/soul or rap music video
"99 Problems," Jay-Z
"Jesus Walks," Kanye West
"Roses," OutKast
"Yeah!" Usher featuring Ludacris and Lil' Jon

Best R&B/soul or rap dance cut
"Goodies," Ciara featuring Petey Pablo
"Headsprung," LL Cool J
"Drop It Like It's Hot," Snoop Dogg featuring Pharrell and Uncle Charlie Watson
"Yeah!" Usher featuring Ludacris and Lil' Jon

Best gospel album
"The Heavens are Telling," Karen Clark-Sheard
"Live From Another Level," Israel and New Breed
"The J Moss Project," J Moss
"I Owe You," Kierra Kiki Sheard