Drake, The Chainsmokers, and MORE Celebs Dominate 2017 Billboard Music Awards Nominations

Published On April 11, 2017 | By Morgan Ryan | Entertainment News

The “Billboard Music Award” nominations are out, and The Chainsmokers and Drake scored more than anyone else with 22 each.  

Twenty One Pilots are next with 17 nominations . . . followed by Rihanna with 14, The Weeknd with 13, and Beyoncé with 8.

ABC will air the awards on Sunday, May 21st.

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Top Female Artist

  • Adele
  • Beyoncé
  • ArianaGrande
  • Rihanna
  • Sia

 

Top Male Artist

  • Justin Bieber
  • Drake
  • Future
  • Shawn Mendes
  • The Weeknd

 

Top Hot 100 Song

  • The Chainsmokers & Halsey – “Closer”
  • The Chainsmokers & Daya – “Don’t Let Me Down”
  • Drake & Wizkida & Kyla – “One Dance”
  • Justin Timberlake – “Can’t Stop The Feeling”
  • Twenty One Pilots – “Heathens”

 

Top Billboard 200 Album

  • Beyoncé – “Lemonade”
  • Drake – “Views”
  • Rihanna – “Anti”
  • Twenty One Pilots – “Blurryface”
  • The Weeknd – “Starboy”

 

Top Artist

  • Adele
  • Beyoncé
  • Justin Bieber
  • The Chainsmokers
  • Drake
  • Ariana Grande
  • Shawn Mendes
  • Rihanna
  • Twenty One Pilots
  • The Weeknd

 

Top New Artist

  • Alessia Cara
  • Desiigner
  • Uzi London
  • Lukas Graham
  • Zayn Malik

 

Billboard Chart Achievement Award

  • Luke Bryan
  • The Chainsmokers
  • Nicki Minaj
  • Twenty One Pilots
  • The Weeknd

 

Top Duo/Group

  • The Chainsmokers
  • Coldplay
  • Florida Georgia Line
  • Guns n Rosies
  • Twenty One Pilots

 

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
  • Beyoncé
  • Coldplay
  • Guns n Roses
  • Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band

 

Top R&B Artist

  • Beyoncé
  • Bruno Mars
  • Frank Ocean
  • Rihanna
  • The Weeknd

 

Top R&B Tour

  • Beyoncé
  • 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/Electronic Artist

  • The Chainsmokers
  • Calvin Harris
  • Major Lazer
  • DJ Snake
  • Lindsey Stirling

 

Top Christian Artist

  • Lauren Daigle
  • Hillsong Worship
  • Hillary Scott & The Scott Family
  • Skillet
  • Chris Tomlin

 

Top Gospel Artist

  • Jekalyn Carr
  • Kirk Franklin
  • Travis Greene
  • David and Tamela
  • Hezekiah Walker

 

Top Soundtrack/Cast Album

  • Hamilton Musical
  • Moana
  • Purple Rain
  • Suicide Squad
  • Trolls

 

Top R&B Album

  • Beyoncé – “Lemonade”
  • Bruno Mars – “24k Magic”
  • Frank Ocean – “Blonde”
  • Rihanna – “Anti”
  • The Weeknd – “Starboy”

 

Top Rap Album

  • J Cole – “4 Your Eyez Only”
  • Drake – “Views”
  • Kevin Gates – “Islah”
  • DJ Khaled – “Major Key”
  • A Tribe Called Quest – “We Got It From Here, Thanks 4 Your Service”

 

Top Country Album

  • Jason Aldean – “They Don’t Know”
  • Florida Georgia Line – “Dig Your Roots”
  • Blake Shelton – “If I’m Honest”
  • Chris Stapleton – “Traveller”
  • Keith Urban – “Ripcord”

 

Top Rock Album

  • The Lumineers – “Cleopatra”
  • Metallica – “Hardwired… To Self-Destruct”
  • Radiohead – “A Moon Shaped Pool”
  • Red Hot Chilli Peppers – “The Getaway”
  • Twenty One Pilots – “Blurryface”

 

Top Latin Album

  • J Balvin – “Energia”
  • CNCO – “Primera Cita”
  • Juan Gabriel – “Los Duo 2”
  • Los Plebes del Rancho de Ariel Camacho – “Recuerden Mi Estilo”

 

Top Dance/Electronic Album

  • The Chainsmokers – “Bouquet/Collage”
  • Flume – “Skin”
  • Kygo – “Cloud Nine”
  • Lindsey Stirling – “Brave Enough”

 

Top Christian Album

  • Casting Crowns – “The Very Next Thing”
  • Lauren Daigle – “How Can It Be”
  • Joey and Rory – “Hymns”
  • Hillary Scott & The Scott Family – “Love Remains”
  • Skillet – “Unleashed”

 

Top Selling Song

  • The Chainsmokers & Halsey – “Closer”
  • The Chainsmokers & Daya – “Don’t Let Me Down”
  • Drake & Wizkid & Kyla – “One Dance”
  • Justin Timberlake – “Can’t Stop the Feeling”
  • Twenty One Pilots – “Heathens”

 

Top Radio Song

  • The Chainsmokers & Halsey – “Closer”
  • The Chainsmokers & Daya – “Don’t Let Me Down”
  • Drake & Wizkid & Kyla – “One Dance”
  • Sia and Sean Paul – “Cheap Thrills”
  • Justin Timberlake – “Can’t Stop The Feeling”

 

Top Streaming Song (Audio)

  • The Chainsmokers & Halsey – “Closer”
  • Drake & Wizkid & Kyla – “One Dance”
  • D.R.A.M. Featuring Lil Yachty – “Broccoli”
  • Rihanna – “Needed Me”
  • The Weeknd & Daft Punk – “Starboy”

 

Top Streaming Song (Video)

  • The Chainsmokers & Halsey – “Closer”
  • Desiigner – “Panda”
  • Zay Hilfigerr & Zayion McCall – “JuJu On That Beat”
  • Rae Sremmurd & Gucci Mane – “Black Beatles”
  • Twenty One Pilots – “Heathens”

 

Top Collaboration

  • The Chainsmokers & Halsey – “Closer”
  • The Chainsmokers & Daya – “Don’t Let Me Down”
  • Drake & Wizkid & Kyla – “One Dance”
  • Sia and Sean Paul – “Cheap Thrills”
  • The Weeknd & Daft Punk – “Starboy”

 

Top R&B Collab

  • Drake & Wizkid & Kyla – “One Dance”
  • The Weeknd & Daft Punk – “Starboy,” “I Feel It Coming”
  • Rihanna & Drake – “Work”
  • PartyNextDoor & Drake – “Come And See Me”

 

Top Rap Song

  • Desiigner – “Panda”
  • Drake – “Fake Love”
  • D.R.A.M & Lil Yachty – “Broccoli”
  • Migos & Lil Uzi Vert – “Bad And Boujee”
  • RaeSremmurd & Gucci Mane – “Black Beatles”

 

Top Rap Collaboration

  • D.R.A.M & Lil Yachty – “Broccoli”
  • Zay Hilfigerr & Zayion McCall – “JuJu On That Beat”
  • D.R.A.M & Lil Yachty – “Broccoli”
  • Migos & Lil Uzi Vert – “Bad And Boujee”
  • Machine Gun Kelly & Camila Cabello – “Bad Things”

 

Top Country Song

  • Kenny Chesney & Pink – “Setting The World On Fire”
  • Florida Georgia Line – “H.O.L.Y”
  • Florida Georgia Line & Tim McGraw – “May We All”
  • Little Big Town – “Better Man”
  • Keith Urban – “Blue Ain’t Your Color”

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