2017 Billboard Music Award Nominees

La La Land” may have broken some nominee records at the 2017 Academy Awards, but Canadian Urban music artist and new musical duo The Chainsmokers have topped the feat by garnering nearly two dozen nominations from the Billboard Music Awards. With 22 nominations each, including Best Artist, the two artists lead the way in the annual awards show that awards musicians based on their sales records.

The Billboard Music Awards, set to take place on May 21, also feature a number of other artists have also earned multiple nominations including Twenty One Pilots with 14, Rihanna with 14, The Weeknd with 13 and Beyonce with eight. Prince and Juan Gabriel also received posthumous nominations.

The nominees for the 2017 Billboard Music Awards are:
Top Artist:
Adele
Beyonce
Justin Bieber
The Chainsmokers
Drake
Ariana Grande
Shawn Mendes
Rihanna
Twenty One Pilots
The Weeknd

Top New Artist:
Alessia Cara
Desiigner
Lil Uzi Vert
Lukas Graham
Zayn

 


Billboard Chart Achievement Award:
Luke Bryan
Nicki Minaj
The Chainsmokers
The Weeknd
Twenty One Pilots


Top Male Artist:
Justin Bieber
Drake
Future
Shawn Mendes
The Weeknd


Top Female Artist:
Adele
Beyonce
Ariana Grande
Rihanna
Sia


Top Duo or Group:
The Chainsmokers
Coldplay
Florida Georgia Line
Guns ‘N’ Roses
Twenty One Pilots


Top Billboard 200 Artist:
Beyonce
Drake
Prince
Twenty One Pilots
The Weeknd


Top Hot 100 Artist:
The Chainsmokers
Drake
Rihanna
Twenty One Pilots
The Weeknd

Top Song Sales Artist:
The Chainsmokers
Drake
Prince
Justin Timberlake
Twenty One Pilots

Top Radio Songs Artist:
Justin Bieber
The Chainsmokers
Drake
Rihanna
Twenty One Pilots


Top Streaming Songs Artist:
The Chainsmokers
Desiigner
Drake
Rihanna
Twenty One Pilots

Top Social Artist:
Justin Bieber
BTS
Selena Gomez
Ariana Grande
Shawn Mendes

Top Touring Artist:
Justin Bieber
Beyonce
Coldplay
Guns N’ Roses
Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band

Top R&B Artist:
Beyonce
Bruno Mars
Frank Ocean
Rihanna
The Weeknd

Top R&B Tour:
Beyonce
Lionel Richie
Rihanna


Top Rap Artist:
J. Cole
Desiigner
Drake
Future
Rae Sremmurd

Top Rap Tour
Drake
Future
Kanye West

Top Country Artist:
Florida Georgia Line
Blake Shelton
Keith Urban
Chris Stapleton
Jason Aldean

Top Country Tour:
Luke Bryan
Kenny Chesney
Dixie Chicks


Top Rock Artist:
Coldplay
The Lumineers
Metallica
Twenty One Pilots
X Ambassadors

Top Rock Tour:
Coldplay
Guns N’ Roses
Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band


Top Latin Artist:
J Balvin
Juan Gabriel
Los Plebes Del Rancho De Ariel Camacho
Maluma
Nicky Jam

Top Dance or Electronic Artist:
The Chainsmokers
Calvin Harris
Major Lazer
DJ Snake
Lindsey Stirling


Top Christian Artist:
Lauren Daigle
Hillsong Worship
Hillary Scott & the Family
Skillet
Chris Tomlin


Top Gospel Artist:
Jekalyn Carr
Kirk Franklin
Travis Greene
Tamela Mann
Hezekiah Walker


Top Billboard 200 Album:
“Lemonade” by Beyonce
“Views” by Drake
“Anti” by Rihanna
“Blurryface” by Twenty One Pilots
“Starboy” by The Weeknd

Top Soundtrack or Cast Album:
“Hamilton: An American Musical”
“Moana”
“Purple Rain”
“Suicide Squad: The Album”
“Trolls”

Top R&B Album:
“Lemonade” by Beyonce
“24K Magic” by Bruno Mars
“Blonde” by Frank Ocean
“Anti” by Rihanna
“Starboy” by The Weeknd

 


Top Rap Album:
“4 Your Eyez Only” by J. Cole
“Views” by Drake
“Isla” by Kevin Gates
“Major Key” by DJ Khaled
“We Got it From Here…Thank You for Your Service” by A Tribe Called Quest

Top Country Album:
“They Don’t Know” by Jason Aldean
“Dig Your Roots” by Florida Georgia Line
“If I’m Honest” by Blake Shelton
“Traveller” by Chris Stapleton
“Ripcord” by Keith Urban


Top Rock Album:
“Cleopatra” by The Lumineers
“Hardwired…To Self Destruct” by Metallica
“A Moon Shaped Pool” by Radiohead
“The Getaway” by Red Hot Chili Peppers
“Blurryface” by Twenty One


Top Latin Album:
“Energia” by J Balvin
“Primera Cita” by CNCO
“Los Duo 2” by Juan Gabriel
“Vestido De Eitqueta: Por Eduardo Magallanes” by Juan Gabriel
“Recuerden Mi Estilo” by Los Plebes del Rancho de Ariel Camacho

 

Top Dance or Electronic Album:
“Bouquet” by The Chainsmokers
“Collage” by The Chainsmokers
“Skin” by Flume
“Cloud Nine” by Kygo
“Brave Enough” by Lindsey Stirling


Top Christian Album:
“The Very Next Thing” by Casting Crowns
“How Can it Be” by Lauren Daigle
“Hymns” by Joey + Rory
“Love Remains” by Hillary Scott & The Family
“Unleashed” by Skillet


Top Gospel Album:
“One Way” by Tamela Mann
“Losing My Religion” by Kirk Franklin
“The Hill” by Travis Greene
“One Place: Live” by Tasha Cobbs
“Better: Azusa – The Next Generation 2” by Hezekiah Walker


Top Hot 100 Song:
“Closer” by The Chainsmokers with Halsey
“Don’t Let Me Down” by The Chainsmokers with Daya
“One Dance” by Drake with WizKid and Kyla
“Can’t Stop the Feeling” by Justin Timberlake
“Heathens” by Twenty One Pilots

Top Selling Song:
“Closer” by The Chainsmokers with Halsey
“Don’t Let Me Down” by The Chainsmokers with Daya
“One Dance” by Drake with WizKid and Kyla
“Can’t Stop the Feeling” by Justin Timberlake
“Heathens” by Twenty One Pilots



Top Radio Song:
“Closer” by The Chainsmokers with Halsey
“Don’t Let Me Down” by The Chainsmokers with Daya
“One Dance” by Drake with WizKid and Kyla
“Cheap Thrills” by Sia with Sean Paul
“Can’t Stop the Feeling” by Justin Timberlake

Top Streaming Audio Song:
“Closer” by The Chainsmokers with Halsey
“One Dance” by Drake with WizKid and Kyla
“Broccoli” by D.R.A.M. With Lil Yachty
“Needed Me” by Rihanna
“Starboy” by The Weeknd with Daft Punk



Top Streaming Video Song:
“Closer” by The Chainsmokers with Halsey
“Panda” by Desiigner
“JuJu on that Beat” (TZ Anthem) by Zay Hilfigerr and Zayion McCall
“Black Beatles” by Rae Sremmurd with Gucci Mane
“Heathens” by Twenty One Pilots



Top Collaboration:
“Closer” by The Chainsmokers with Halsey
“Don’t Let Me Down” by The Chainsmokers with Daya
“One Dance” by Drake with WizKid and Kyla
“Cheap Thrills” by Sia with Sean Paul
“Starboy” by The Weeknd with Daft Punk

Top R&B Song:
“One Dance” by Drake with WizKid and Kyla
“24K Magic” by Bruno Mars
“Needed Me” by Rihanna
“Work” by Rihanna with Drake
“Starboy” by The Weeknd with Daft Punk

Top R&B Collaboration:
“One Dance” by Drake with WizKid and Kyla
“Come and See Me” by PARTYNEXTDOOR with Drake
“Work” by Rihanna with Drake
“I Feel it Coming” by The Weeknd with Daft Punk
“Starboy” by The Weeknd with Daft Punk


Top Rap Song:
“Panda” by Desiigner
“Broccoli” by D.R.A.M. With Lil Yachty
“Bad and Boujee” by Migos with Lil Uzi Vert
“Black Beatles” by Rae sremmurd with Gucci Mane



Top Rap Collaboration:
“Broccoli” by D.R.A.M. With Lil Yachty
“JuJu on that Beat” (TZ Anthem) by Zay Hilfigerr and Zayion McCall
“Bad Things” by Machine Gun Kelly and Camila Cabello
“Bad and Boujee” by Migos with Lil Uzi Vert
“Black Beatles” by Rae sremmurd with Gucci Mane


Top Country Song:
“Setting the World on Fire” by Kenny Chesney
“H.O.L.Y.” by Florida Georgia Line
“May We All” by Florida Georgia Line with Tim McGraw
“Better Man” by Little Big Town
“Blue Ain’t Your Color” by Keith Urban



Top Country Collaboration:
“Different for Girls” by Dierks Bentley with Elle King
“Setting the World on Fire” by Kenny Chesney with Pink
“Kill a Word” by Eric Church with Rhiannon Giddens
“May We All” by Florida Georgia Line with Tim McGraw
“Sober Saturday Night” by Chris Young with Vince Gill



Top Rock Song:
“Sucker for Pain” by Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa and Imagine Dragons with Logic, Ty Dolla $ign and X Ambassadors
“Heathens” by Twenty One Pilots
“Ride” by Twenty One Pilots
“Stressed Out” by Twenty One Pilots
“Unsteady” by X Ambassadors



Top Latin Song:
“Shaky Shaky” by Daddy Yankee
“Duele El Corazon” by Enrique Iglesias with Wisin
“Hasta El Amanecer” by Nicky Jam
“Chantaje” by Shakira with Maluma
“La Bicicleta” by Carlos Vives and Shakira



Top Dance or Electronic Song:
“Closer” by The Chainsmokers with Halsey
“Don’t Let Me Down” by The Chainsmokers with Daya
“This is What You Came For” by Calvin Harris with Rihanna
“Cold Water” by Major Lazer with Justin Bieber
“Let Me Love You” by DJ Snake with Justin Bieber



Top Christian Song:
“Trust in You” by Lauren Daigle
“Thy Will” by Hillary Scott & The Family
“Feel Invincible” by Skillet
“Eye of the Storm” by Ryan Stevenson with GabeReal
“Chain Breaker” by Zach Williams



Top Gospel Song:
“You’re Bigger” by Jekalyn Carr
“Put a Praise on It’ by Tasha Cobbs with Kierra Sheard
“Wanna Be Happy??” by Kirk Franklin
“Made a Way” by Travis Greene
“Better” by Hezekia Walker


Share with your friends
Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditmail

Follow Us
Facebooktwittergoogle_plusyoutube

Enter your email address to get updated when we have new posts on the site and never miss a thing:

Delivered by FeedBurner





Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *