Little mix Leigh-Anne Pinnock won the award for her BBC documentary Race, Pop and Power, released in May.
The music industry’s racist documentary won the National Award on Friday night.
The star said, “Hard work doesn’t stop here,” and went to collect the highest award at the award.
Collect awards, Lian “This is a great award. I would like to thank the great fans who are very supportive and inspire me to wake up every day and keep fighting for change.
“Thanks to the great contributors to the documentary who shared their story-the movie is nothing without you.
“In Dawn Butler’s words, what is said next to your name when a history book is written?” That’s not the only hard work. “
Shirley White hosted an event co-sponsored by sponsor HSBCUK.
Documentary features Lian She talked about her time in Little Mix and how she was “treated differently because of her skin tone.”
The star said she felt like a “token black girl” in the group.
She was one of Little Mix’s four girls, Perrie Edwards, Jade Thirlwall, and Jesy Nelson, who then left the band to win the 2011 X Factor Series.
Little Mix was the first band to win a series of shows.
But she said things were “off” before they signed the record deal.
Lian “Even before I signed the record deal, things started to feel a little sick. With The X Factor, when they dyed my hair red and shaved it, it made me look like” Rihanna. ” “
The singer was only 20 at the time and said he was “naive”. I now think it’s clear that skin color is used to define the image within the group.
Lee Ann wondered when the troll was “not black enough” to host the documentary to her, and the star “if I was a few colors dark, would I still be in the band?” I was upset when I thought.
“I don’t want the girl next to pop to feel herself. This is just the beginning. I’m a fighter,” she said.
Other award-winning people included Sadiq Khan, Naomi Campbell, Arlo Parks, and Alex Scott MBE.
Little Mix's Lian won the Ethnicity Award for documentary racing, pop and power
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