Billboard Music Awards 2022: Olivia Rodrigo, Kanye West and Drake Dominate Full Winner List

Taylor Swift also scores a few wins in country music categories, while The Weeknd, who got the most nominations with 17, ends up taking home just one prize.

AceShowbiz -The Billboard Music Awards has handed out all trophies in 64 categories for its 2022 edition. Coming out victorious that night was Olivia Rodrigo, who led the pack with seven wins, followed by Kanye West and Drake with six and five respectively.

The “Good 4 U” songstress was named Top New Artist and Top Female Artist of the year. She also won Top Hot 100 Artist, Top Streaming Songs Artist, Top Radio Songs Artist and Top Billboard Global 200 Artist, while her debut studio album “Sour” was chosen as Top Billboard 200 Album.

Drake nabbed the biggest award of the night, Top Artist, winning over Rodrigo, Doja Cat, Taylor Swift and The Weeknd. He additionally bagged Top Male Artist, Top Rap Artist, Top Rap Male Artist and Top Rap Album for Certified Lover Boy.

Ye, meanwhile, thrived in the Gospel and Christian music category, thanks to his album “Donda”, which was picked as Top Christian Album and Top Gospel Album. He was named Top Christian Artist and Top Gospel Artist, while his song “Hurricane” was chosen as Top Christian Song and Top Gospel Song.

Taylor Swift made appearance in a few country categories, thanks to her re-recorded album “Red (Taylor’s Version)”, which was named Top Country Album. She also won Top Country Artist, Top Country Female Artist and Top Billboard 200 Artist.

K-Pop group and global sensation BTS (Bangtan Boys) also scored several prizes after earning the most nominations of any duo/group in BBMA history with seven. The seven-piece won Top Duo/Group, Top Song Sales Artist and Top Selling Song for their hit “Butter”.

Other artists winning multiple awards at the Sunday, May 15 ceremony included The Kid Laroi and Justin Bieber, Doja Cat and Bad Bunny. Meanwhile, The Weeknd, who was the most nominated act with 17, ended up taking home only one prize, which was Top R&B Male Artist. Mary J. Blige was presented with Icon Award, with 14-year-old activist Mari Copeny, best known for raising awareness about the Flint water crisis, was honored with Changemaker Award.

Sean “P. Diddy” Combs hosted the event, which was held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas.

Full Winner List of the 2022 Billboard Music Awards

  • Top Artist: Drake
  • Top New Artist: Olivia Rodrigo
  • Top Male Artist: Drake
  • Top Female Artist: Olivia Rodrigo
  • Top Duo/Group: BTS (Bangtan Boys)
  • Top Billboard 200 Artist: Taylor Swift
  • Top Hot 100 Artist: Olivia Rodrigo
  • Top Streaming Songs Artist: Olivia Rodrigo
  • Top Song Sales Artist: BTS (Bangtan Boys)
  • Top Radio Songs Artist: Olivia Rodrigo
  • Top Billboard Global 200 Artist: Olivia Rodrigo
  • Top Billboard Global (Excl. U.S.) Artist: Ed Sheeran
  • Top Tour: The Rolling Stones (“No Filter Tour”)
  • Top R&B Artist: Doja Cat
  • Top R&B Male Artist: The Weeknd
  • Top R&B Female Artist: Doja Cat
  • Top R&B Tour: Bruno Mars (“Bruno Mars at Park MGM”)
  • Top Rap Artist: Drake
  • Top Rap Male Artist: Drake
  • Top Rap Female Artist: Megan Thee Stallion
  • Top Rap Tour: Omarion & Bow Wow (“The Millennium Tour 2021”)
  • Top Country Artist: Taylor Swift
  • Top Country Male Artist: Morgan Wallen
  • Top Country Female Artist: Taylor Swift
  • Top Country Duo/Group: Dan + Shay
  • Top Country Tour: Eric Church (“Gather Again Tour”)
  • Top Rock Artist: Glass Animals
  • Top Rock Tour: The Rolling Stones (“No Filter Tour”)
  • Top Latin Artist: Bad Bunny
  • Top Latin Male Artist: Bad Bunny
  • Top Latin Female Artist: Kali Uchis
  • Top Latin Duo/Group: Eslabon Armado
  • Top Latin Tour: Los Bukis (“Una Historia Cantada Tour”)
  • Top Dance/Electronic Artist: Lady GaGa
  • Top Christian Artist: Kanye West
  • Top Gospel Artist: Kanye West
  • Top Billboard 200 Album: Olivia Rodrigo, “SOUR”
  • Top Soundtrack: “Encanto
  • Top R&B Album: Doja Cat, “Planet Her”
  • Top Rap Album: Drake, “Certified Lover Boy”
  • Top Country Album: Taylor Swift, “Red (Taylor’s Version)”
  • Top Rock Album: twenty one pilots, “Scaled and Icy”
  • Top Latin Album: Karol G, “KG0516”
  • Top Dance/Electronic Album: Illenium, “Fallen Embers”
  • Top Christian Album: Kanye West, “Donda”
  • Top Gospel Album: Kanye West, “Donda”
  • Top Hot 100 Song: The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber, “Stay”
  • Top Streaming Song: The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber, “Stay”
  • Top Selling Song: BTS (Bangtan Boys), “Butter”
  • Top Radio Song: Dua Lipa, “Levitating”
  • Top Collaboration: The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber, “Stay”
  • Top Billboard Global 200 Song: The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber, “Stay”
  • Top Billboard Global (Excl. U.S.) Song: The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber, “Stay”

  • Top Viral Song: Doja Cat ft. SZA, “Kiss Me More”
  • Top R&B Song:Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars, Anderson .Paak), “Leave the Door Open”
  • Top Rap Song: Lil Nas X ft. Jack Harlow, “Industry Baby”
  • Top Country Song: Walker Hayes, “Fancy Like”
  • Top Rock Song: Maneskin, “Beggin'”
  • Top Latin Song: Kali Uchis, “telepatia”
  • Top Dance/Electronic Song: Elton John & Dua Lipa, “Cold Heart – PNAU Remix”
  • Top Christian Song: Kanye West, “Hurricane”
  • Top Gospel Song: Kanye West, “Hurricane”
  • Icon Award: Mary J. Blige
  • Changemaker Award: Mari Copeny

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