Usher didn't need any "Confessions" to prove he's the best male artist on the globe. The singer earned three 2004 World Music Awards last night (Sept. 16), as did hip-hop duo OutKast.

Usher didn't need any "Confessions" to prove he's the best male artist on the globe. The singer earned three 2004 World Music Awards last night (Sept. 16), as did hip-hop duo OutKast.

The two-hour show honoring the world's best-selling recording artists was broadcast live on ABC throughout the United States, Mexico and Canada from the Thomas & Mack Center at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

An additional hour filled with awards and performances by international artists was taped for a later worldwide broadcast to more than 150 countries.

Besides world's best male artist, Usher was honored as best pop male artist and best R&B artist. OutKast won for world's best group, best pop group and best rap/hip-hop artist. Norah Jones took home trophies for world's best female artist and best pop female artist.

Click here to view the full list if World Music Awards winners.


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