[RECAP] 2017 Billboard Music Awards!

Award season is still going strong.

The latest gathering of celebrities on the red carpet occurred tonight at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards.

All the glamorous celebrities came from near and far to the T-Mobile Areana in Las Vegas. The show was hosted by rapper/actor Luda along with singer/actress Vanessa Hudgens. The evening turned out to be a night to remember.

rapper/actor Luda

Courtesy: Google Images

The star-studded night was kicked off by a 9 minute performance by Nicki Minaj that included guest appearances from Lil Wayne and Jason DeRulo. Ex-Fifht Harmony member, Camila Cabello, performed for the first time ever as a solo act. Singer Miley Cyrus debuted her new serious side by singing her new single “Malibu”. While singer Ed Sheeran performed from Santiago, Chile. Other performers of the night included Chain Smokers, Julia Michaels, Lorde, Sam Hunt, Celine Dion, Cher, and Bruno Mars.

Singer/actress Vanessa Hudgens

Courtesy: Google Images

celine dion billboard music awards 2017

Celine Dion performed her iconic hit song “My Heart Will Go On”,and Cher gave the audience a performance of her hit songs before accepting the Icon Award. It turns out that Drake was the big winner of the night including winning the coveted “Top Artist” award. In all Drake won 13 awards and broke Adele’s record for winning the most awards of the night. You can check out the complete list of winners below.

And The Winners Are….

TOP ARTIST

Drake

TOP NEW ARTIST

BILLBOARD CHART ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Twenty One Pilots

TOP MALE ARTIST

Drake

Courtesy: Google Images

TOP FEMALE ARTIST

Beyoncé

TOP DUO/GROUP

Twenty One Pilots

TOP BILLBOARD 200 ARTIST

Drake

TOP HOT 100 ARTIST

Drake

TOP SONG SALES ARTIST

Drake

TOP RADIO SONGS ARTIST

Twenty One Pilots

TOP STREAMING SONGS ARTIST

Drake

TOP SOCIAL ARTIST

BTS

TOP TOURING ARTIST

Beyoncé

TOP R&B ARTIST

Beyoncé

TOP R&B TOUR

Beyoncé

TOP RAP ARTIST

Drake

TOP RAP TOUR

Drake

Courtesy: Google Images

TOP COUNTRY ARTIST

Blake Shelton

TOP COUNTRY TOUR

Kenny Chesney

TOP ROCK ARTIST

Twenty One Pilots

TOP ROCK TOUR

Coldplay

TOP LATIN ARTIST

Juan Gabriel

TOP DANCE/ELECTRONIC ARTIST

The Chainsmokers

TOP CHRISTIAN ARTIST

Lauren Daigle

TOP GOSPEL ARTIST

Kirk Franklin

TOP BILLBOARD 200 ALBUM

Views, Drake

TOP SOUNDTRACK/CAST ALBUM

Hamilton

TOP R&B ALBUM

Lemonade, Beyoncé

TOP RAP ALBUM

Views, Drake

TOP COUNTRY ALBUM

TOP ROCK ALBUM

Hardwired . . . To Self-Destruct, Metallica

TOP LATIN ALBUM

Los Dúo 2, Juan Gabriel

Singer Celine Dion

Courtesy: Google Images

TOP DANCE/ELECTRONIC ALBUM

Brave Enough, Lindsay Stirling

TOP CHRISTIAN ALBUM

How Can It Be, Lauren Daigle

TOP GOSPEL ALBUM

One Way Tamela Mann

TOP HOT 100 SONG

“Closer” by The Chainsmokers feat. Halsey

TOP SELLING SONG

“Can’t Stop the Feeling!” by Justin Timberlake

TOP RADIO SONG

“Can’t Stop the Feeling!” by Justin Timberlake

TOP STREAMING SONG (AUDIO)

“One Dance” by Drake feat. Wizkid and Kyla

TOP STREAMING SONG (VIDEO)

“Panda” by Desiigner

TOP COLLABORATION

“Closer” by The Chainsmokers feat. Halsey

TOP R&B SONG

“One Dance” by Drake feat. Wizkid and Kyla

TOP R&B COLLABORATION

“One Dance” by Drake feat. Wizkid and Kyla

TOP RAP SONG

“Panda” by Desiigner

TOP RAP COLLABORATION

“Black Beatles” by Rae Sremmund feat. Gucci Mane

TOP COUNTRY SONG

“H.O.L.Y.” by Florida Georgia Line

TOP COUNTRY COLLABORATION

“Setting the World on Fire” by Kenny Chesney feat. P!nk

TOP ROCK SONG

“Heathens” by Twenty One Pilots

TOP LATIN SONG

“Hasta El Amanecer” by Nicky Jam

TOP DANCE/ELECTRONIC SONG

“Closer” by The Chainsmokers feat. Halsey

TOP CHRISTIAN SONG

“Thy Will” by Hillary Scott and The Scott Family

TOP GOSPEL SONG

“Made a Way” by Travis Greene

Written By: Ronda Brooks

ronda brooks

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s