Kerry Washington, Jamie Foxx Among Winners at NAACP Image Awards

Jamie Foxx NAACP AwardsThe NAACP Image Awards might be “what black people is about,” according to the show’s Entertainer of the Year, Jamie Foxx . But they were also about the ratings. And last night’s award show had its largest audience in four years. The event — which was hosted by comedian Steve Harvey — drew 3 million viewers overall.

Some of the highlights from the show included Foxx’s moving speech at the end of the night, as well as his Django Unchained costar Kerry Washington’s three wins. Have a listen to their acceptance speeches below and tell us your thoughts in the comments section.

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