Kanye West Named International Man of the Year

Rapper Kanye West was named International Man of the Year at the GQ Awards last night (September 4) in London.

The 10th Annual Awards ceremony took place at Covent Garden's Royal Opera House in London and was hosted by music legend Sir Elton John.

A panel of GQ experts selected West for the award, which was presented to him by actress Rosario Dawson.

Other winners included Sir Michael Caine (Lifetime Achievement Award), singer James Blunt (Solo Artist of the Year), Tracey Emin (Woman of the Year), while stars like Madonna, Naomi Campbell, Lily Allen, Jude Law and others were in attendance.

Previous GQ Men of the Year include Jay-Z, Sir Paul McCartney, director Pedro Almodovar and Jennifer Aniston.