Pink, Usher & Destiny's Child Among Kids' Choice Award Winners

By | April 23, 2002 at 12:00 AM

Pink took home two blimp-shaped Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards in Santa Monica, California on Saturday (April 20), winning for favorite female singer and favorite song for “Get The Party Started,” which she performed at the event. Pink also had the honor of being hit with Nickelodeon’s trademark slime onstage after her performance at the 15th annual event.

Usher won the award for favorite male singer, which he accepted with fellow nominee Lil’ Bow Wow by his side. Usher also performed his hit “U Don’t Have To Call” during the show. The Baha Men won for favorite band, and Destiny’s Child grabbed favorite singing group. Singer-actress Jennifer Lopez earned the favorite female movie star award, while Janet Jackson was honored as the favorite wannabe for being the female star kids most want to be.

In the non-music categories, actor-comedian Chris Tucker was the big winner. Tucker won favorite male movie star and favorite movie for Rush Hour 2, while his co-star in the film, Jackie Chan, took the award for favorite male butt kicker.

Some of the stars who took part in this year’s Kids’ Choice Awards included Freddie Prinze Jr., Jessica Alba, Steve Irwin (The Crocodile Hunter), Jennifer Love Hewitt, Ashanti, Adam Sandler, Antonio Banderas, Melanie Griffith, Will Smith, and WWF wrestler the Rock (The Scorpion King). Kids vote for their favorites in movies, television, music, and sports for the annual award show.

Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards Winners:

  • MALE SINGER – Usher
  • BAND – Baha Men
  • SONG – “Get The Party Started,” Pink
  • SINGING GROUP – Destiny’s Child
  • FEMALE BUTT KICKER – Sarah Michelle Gellar
  • MALE BUTT KICKER – Jackie Chan
  • TV ACTOR – Nick Cannon
  • TV ACTRESS – Amanda Bynes
  • CARTOON – The Simpsons
  • MALE ATHLETE – Michael Jordan
  • FEMALE ATHLETE – Michelle Kwan
  • BOOK – Harry Potter Series
  • MOVIE – Rush Hour 2
  • MALE MOVIE STAR – Chris Tucker
  • FEMALE MOVIE STAR – Jennifer Lopez
  • VOICE FROM AN ANIMATED MOVIE – Eddie Murphy – Shrek
  • TV SHOW – Lizzie McGuire
  • VIDEO GAME – Mario Kart – Super Circuit
  • SPORTS TEAM – Los Angeles Lakers

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