Alicia Keys was the big winner last night (Aug. 9) at the second annual Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Awards, walking away with four honors from the event staged at Miami's Billboardlive. In addition to top new R&B/hip-hop artist, the J Records songstress earned kudos for top R&B/hip-hop album and top R&B/hip-hop albums artist for her debut, "Songs in A Minor," and top R&B/hip-hop artist, female.
Sixpence None The Richer will release its first album in four years, "Divine Discontent," Oct. 29 via Reprise/Word. It's the Grammy-nominated act's follow-up to its 1998 self-titled debut (Squint), which reached No. 1 on Billboard's Heatseekers and Top Contemporary Christian charts and has sold 688,000 copies to date, according to Nielsen SoundScan.