2019 Billboard Music Awards: Who Won and Who Didn’t 2

Ashley Wolf and Gwyn Kent

For the second year in a row, the well known Kelly Clarkson host the Billboard music awards. That’s right, on May 1 the 2019 Billboard music awards took place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

Featuring performances from artist like the Jonas Brothers, who performed two of the brother’s hits and the band’s newest song “Sucker”, Kelly Clarkson who performed a medley of 13 popular songs, Taylor Swift performing her new hit single for the first time, and so many more. This year’s awards ceremony was a blast to watch. Not only were there outstanding performances, but there were also over 50 awards given out.

Now here is a list all to do with the nominees and winners.

Nominees & Winners:

Top artist

 

  • Drake

 

  • Ariana Grande
  • Cardi B
  • Post Malone
  • Travis Scott

Top New artist

 

  • Juice Wrld

 

  • Bazzi
  • Dua Lipa
  • Ella Mai
  • Lil Baby

 

Top male artist

 

  • Drake

 

  • Ed Sheeran
  • Post Malone
  • Travis Scott
  • XXXTentacion

Top female artist

 

  • Ariana Grande

 

  • Cardi B
  • Ella Mai
  • Halsey
  • Taylor Swift

Top streaming artist

 

  • Drake

 

  • Ariana Grande
  • Cardi B
  • Post Malone
  • XXXTentacion

Top Duo/Group

 

  • BTS

 

  • Dan + Shay
  • Imagine Dragons
  • Maroon 5
  • Panic! at the Disco

Top Billboard 200 artist

 

  • Drake

 

  • Ariana Grande
  • Post Malone
  • Travis Scott
  • XXXTentacion

Top Radio songs artist

 

  • Drake

 

  • Ariana Grande
  • Cardi b
  • Post Malone
  • Maroon 5

Top Billboard 200 Album

  • Scorpion – Drake
  • ? – XXXTentacion
  • Astroworld – Travis Scott
  • Beerbongs & Bentleys – Post Malone
  • Invasion of Privacy – Cardi B

Top Hot 100 artist

  • Drake
  • Ariana Grande
  • Cardi B
  • Juice Wrld
  • Post Malone

Top social artist

  • BTS
  • EXO
  • GOT7
  • Ariana Grande
  • Louis Tomlinson

Top Hot 100 Song

  • “Girls Like You” – Maroon 5 featuring Cardi B
  • “Better Now” – Post Malone
  • “I Like It” – Cardi B, Bad Bunny, and J Balvin
  • “Lucid Dreams” – Juice Wrld
  • “Sicko Mode” – Travis Scott

Top Song Sales artist

 

  • Drake

 

  • Ariana Grande
  • Imagine Dragons
  • Lady Gaga
  • Post Malone

Top Touring Artist

 

  • Ed Sheeran

 

  • Taylor Swift
  • Beyoncé and Jay-Z
  • Bruno Mars
  • Justin Timberlake

Top R&B Artist

 

  • Ella Mai

 

  • H.E.R.
  • Khalid
  • The Weeknd
  • XXXTentacion

Top R&B Male Artist

 

  • The Weeknd

 

  • Khalid
  • XXXTentacion

Top R&B Female Artist

 

  • Ella Mai

 

  • H.E.R.
  • Queen Naija

Top Rap Artist

 

  • Drake

 

  • Cardi B
  • Juice Wrld
  • Post Malone
  • Travis Scott

Top Rap Male Artist

 

  • Drake

 

  • Post Malone
  • Travis Scott

Top Rap Female Artist

 

  • Cardi B

 

  • City Girls
  • Nicki Minaj

Top R&B Tour

 

  • Beyoncé and Jay-Z

 

  • Bruno Mars
  • Childish Gambino

Top Rap Tour

 

  • Beyoncé and Jay-Z

 

  • Travis Scott
  • Drake

Top Rock Tour

 

  • Elton John

 

  • U2
  • The Rolling Stones

Top Country Artist

 

  • Luke Combs

 

  • Kane Brown
  • Jason Aldean
  • Florida Georgia Line
  • Dan + Shay

Top Country Male Artist

 

  • Luke Combs

 

  • Kane Brown
  • Jason Aldean

Top Country Female Artist

 

  • Carrie Underwood

 

  • Maren Morris
  • Kacey Musgraves

Top Country Tour

 

  • Kenny Chesney

 

  • Shania Twain
  • Luke Bryan

Top Country Duo/Group

 

  • Dan + Shay

 

  • Florida Georgia Line
  • Old Dominion

Top Rock Artist

 

  • Imagine Dragons

 

  • Panic! At the Disco
  • Queen
  • lovelytheband
  • twenty one pilots

Top Dance/Electronic Artist

 

  • The Chainsmokers

 

  • Calvin Harris
  • Kygo
  • Marshmello
  • ODESZA

Top Latin Artist

 

  • Ozuna

 

  • J Balvin
  • Romeo Santos
  • Anuel AA
  • Bad Bunny

Top Gospel Artist

 

  • Tasha Cobbs Leonard

 

  • Tori Kelly
  • Marvin Sapp
  • Koryn Hawthorne
  • Kirk Franklin

 

Top Christian Artist

 

  • Lauren Daigle

 

  • for KING & COUNTRY
  • Hillsong Worship
  • MercyMe
  • Cory Asbury

Top Soundtrack

 

  • The Greatest Showman

 

  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
  • Bohemian Rhapsody
  • A Star Is Born
  • 13 Reasons Why: Season 2

Top R&B Album

 

  • 17 – XXXTentacion

 

  • Ella Mai – Ella Mai
  • My Dear Melancholy – The Weeknd
  • H.E.R. – H.E.R.
  • American Teen – Khalid

Top Gospel Album

 

  • Hiding Place – Tori Kelly

 

  • Snoop Dogg Presents Bible of Love – Snoop Dogg & Various Artists
  • Gospel Greats – Aretha Franklin
  • Unstoppable – Koryn Hawthorne
  • Make Room – Jonathan McReynolds

Top Country Album

 

  • This One’s For You – Luke Combs

 

  • Rearview Town – Jason Aldean
  • Kane Brown – Kane Brown
  • Dan + Shay – Dan + Shay
  • Cry Pretty – Carrie Underwood

Top Christian Album

 

  • Look Up Child – Lauren Daigle

 

  • Reckless Love – Cory Asbury
  • Burn the Ships – for KING & COUNTRY
  • There Is More – Hillsong Worship
  • Chain Breaker – Zach Williams

Top Rap Album

Top Rock Album

 

  • Scorpion – Drake

 

  • ? – XXXTentacion
  • Astroworld – Travis Scott
  • Beerbongs & Bentleys – Post Malone
  • Invasion of Privacy – Cardi B

Top Latin Album

 

  • Pray For The Wicked – Panic! at the Disco

 

  • Come Tomorrow – Dave Matthews Band
  • Origins – Imagine Dragons
  • Delta – Mumford & Sons
  • Trench – twenty-one pilots
  • Aura – Ozuna
  • ta la Muerte – Anuel AA
  • X 100pre – Bad Bunny
  • Vibras – J Balvin
  • F.A.M.E. – Maluma

Top Dance/Electronic Album

 

  • Sick Boy – The Chainsmokers

 

  • What Is Love? – Clean Bandit
  • 7 – David Guetta
  • Kids in Love – Kygo
  • Major Lazer Essentials – Major Lazer

Top Streaming Song (Audio)

 

  • “Sicko Mode” – Travis Scott

 

  • “I Like It” – Cardi B, Bad Bunny and J Balvin
  • “Lucid Dreams” – Juice Wrld
  • “Better Now” – Post Malone
  • “SAD!” – XXXTentacion

Top Streaming Song (Video)

 

  • “In My Feelings” – Drake

 

  • “Lucid Dreams” – Juice Wrld
  • “Girls Like You” – Maroon 5 featuring Cardi B
  • “Sicko Mode” – Travis Scott
  • “SAD!” – XXXTentacion

Top Collaboration

 

  • “Girls Like You” – Maroon 5 featuring Cardi B

 

  • “I Like It” – Cardi B, Bad Bunny and J Balvin
  • “Love Lies” – Khalid and Normani
  • “Psycho” – Post Malone featuring Ty Dolla $ign
  • “Happier” – Marshmello and BΔSTILLE

Top Radio Song  

 

  • “Girls Like You” – Maroon 5 featuring Cardi B

 

  • “Love Lies” – Khalid and Normani
  • “Better Now” – Post Malone
  • “Meant to Be” – Bebe Rexha & Florida Georgia Line
  • “The Middle” – Zedd, Maren Morris and Grey

Top Selling Song

 

  • “Girls Like You” – Maroon 5 featuring Cardi B

 

  • “I Like It” – Cardi B, Bad Bunny and J Balvin
  • “In My Feelings” – Drake
  • “Without Me” – Halsey
  • “Shallow” – Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper

 

Top Rap Song

 

  • “I Like It” – Cardi B, Bad Bunny and J Balvin

 

  • “In My Feelings” – Drake
  • “Lucid Dreams” – Juice Wrld
  • “Better Now” – Post Malone
  • “Sicko Mode” – Travis Scott

Top Christian Song

 

  • “You Say” – Lauren Daigle

 

  • “Reckless Love” – Cory Asbury
  • “joy.” – for KING & COUNTRY
  • “Who You Say I Am” – Hillsong Worship
  • “Known” – Tauren Wells

Top Gospel Song

 

  • “Won’t He Do It” – Koryn Hawthorne

 

  • “Your Great Name” – Todd Dulaney
  • “Never Alone” – Tori Kelly featuring Kirk Franklin
  • “Forever” – Jason Nelson
  • “A Great Work” – Brian Courtney Wilson

Top R&B Song

 

  • “Boo’d Up” – Ella Mai

 

  • “No Brainer” – DJ Khaled feat. Justin Bieber, Chance The Rapper & Quavo
  • “Trip” – Ella Mai
  • “Better” – Khalid
  • “Freaky Friday” – Lil Dicky feat. Chris Brown

Top Rock Song

 

  • “Meant to Be” – Bebe Rexha & Florida Georgia Line

 

  • “Heaven” – Kane Brown
  • “She Got the Best of Me” – Luke Combs
  • “Speechless” – Dan + Shay
  • “Tequila” – Dan + Shay

Top Rock Song

 

  • “High Hopes” – Panic! at the Disco

 

  • “Sit Next to Me” – Foster the People
  • “Natural” – Imagine Dragons
  • “Whatever It Takes” – Imagine Dragons
  • “broken” – lovelytheband

Top Latin Song

 

  • “Te Boté” –Casper Magico, Nio Garcia, Darell, Nicky Jam, Bad Bunny & Ozuna

 

  • “Mia” – Bad Bunny featuring Drake
  • “Dura” – Daddy Yankee
  • “Taki Taki” – DJ Snake feat. Selena Gomez, Ozuna and Cardi B
  • “X” – Nicky Jam and J Balvin

Top Dance/Electronic Song

 

  • “The Middle” – Zedd, Maren Morris and Grey

 

  • “Taki Taki” – DJ Snake feat. Selena Gomez, Ozuna and Cardi B
  • “One Kiss” – Calvin Harris and Dua Lipa
  • “Happier” – Marshmello and BΔSTILLE
  • “Jackie Chan” – Tiësto and Dzeko feat. Preme and Post Malone

Icon Award

 

  • Mariah Carey

 

Not only are these nominees incredible but some nearly broke billboard records. Like Cardi b with her total of 21 nominations and 6 awards won, and Drake had 17 nominations and received 12 awards.

2 comments

  1. Ashley + Gwyn, what are with all of the spaces? They make the article too long, longer than it should be.

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