Billboard magazine has come in for a bit of a kicking recently for its Maximum Exposure List – a guide to promotions and publicity that was distinctly skewed towards big artists. Plenty of Spotify news today, starting with a Billboard report that the price of a Premium subscription in the UK has dropped to £6.49 for the first six months, thanks to its sponsorship deal with Swiftcover. ‘Thriller’ was Michael’s sixth album and became the best-selling record of all time.
Glass Animals secured further nominations in two categories with their top five hit “Heat Waves”, which received two nominations for Top Streaming song and brand new category Top Viral Song. At the beginning of the year, the lovebirds announced their engagement with a very loved-up video, shared on social media. In addition, country singer Morgan Wallen performed live, as well as picking up the award for Best Male Country Artist. The booking had been the subject of no little controversy, given that he was banned from last year’s ceremony after footage emerged of him using a racial slur.
The former First Lady remembered her first time listening to the artist as she introduced her for a special performance celebrating the 20th anniversary of her debut album, Songs In A Minor. The news about the 28-year-old songwriter was reported yoga-ez.com on Friday, when it was noted that MRC Live & Alternative executives had decided to allow the singer to appear at the awards ceremony. In 2013, Billboard began factoring YouTube streams, including user-uploaded content, into its song charts.
Dick clark productions and NBC today announced on Friday that The Voice coach is set to host the 2021 Billboard Music Awards live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on May 23. H.E.R., 23, heated up the 2021 Billboard Music Awards when she hit the red carpet in a sparkling jumpsuit decorated with spangles. The 2021 Billboard Music Awards kicked off with a fun-filled live performance by DJ Khaled, who was joined by H.E.R. and Migos to sing their hit We’re Going Crazy. The Transformers actress, 35, and Bloody Valentine singer, 31, caused quite the stir as they groped each other and passionately made out right on the red carpet. The biggest names in the music industry descended upon Las Vegas on Sunday afternoon to celebrate the artists who dominated the charts over the past year at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards. Janet Jackson got a standing ovation as she arrived onstage at the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday night in Las Vegas.
The musician proved himself to be the best Instagram boyfriend on the night, and got down on his knees to photograph his wife-to-be. The couple, who announced their engagement earlier this year, popped up on the red carpet at the MGM Grand Garden Arena this evening, alongside a string of huge names. ‘To have Morgan and Travis be able to come back and touch the stage again with the mindset of getting a second chance at life,’ he said. Megan put on a jam-packed show and even treated fans to her legendary twerking ability too as she performed her track Sweetest Pie, her second song of the night after Plan B.
Wearing a sparkly black suit and gloves, the singer appeared to have taken inspiration from the late King of Pop’s own costume style for the number. Maxwell paid tribute to Michael Jackson by performing one of the late star’s tracks at the Billboard Music Awards. Megan’s performance was among 16 other sets during the three-hour telecast on NBC, with Silk Sonic, Burna Boy, Florence + The Machine, Ed Sheeran, and Machine Gun Kelly also taking to the stage. Stepping onto the stage, Megan dressed in a barely-there black customised Mugler one-piece that featured several cutouts around the chest and legs – and she rocked it. Get personalized event announcements, updates, and reviews every week with the AXS.com event guide email. Their wins mean that they have drawn level with One Direction in the Top Duo/Group category, with three wins apiece.
- Regarding the performers, Diddy took to social media to touch on the subject of the night’s roster.
- The Say So hitmaker looked incredible for the lavish bash as she teased a glimpse of her toned torso in a racy black bra.
- The 52-year-old rap mogul appeared to be excited about filling both roles in his clip, in which he stepped outside of his house to watch the sunrise and let his neighbors know about his new venture.
- H.E.R., 23, heated up the 2021 Billboard Music Awards when she hit the red carpet in a sparkling jumpsuit decorated with spangles.
The 41-year-old musician looked dapper in a black ensemble after moving viewers to tears with an incredible production dedicated to Chrissy Teigen following the tragic loss of their baby Jack. He and wife Chrissy Teigen have very publicly shared the heartbreaking loss of their son Jack. The Say So hitmaker looked incredible for the lavish bash as she teased a glimpse of her toned torso in a racy black bra. Morgan Wallen was caught using the N-word in a video posted by a neighbor, which resulted in numerous career consequences for the country music superstar.
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Wallen was banned from the 2021 ceremony after a video of him saying a racial slur emerged online. Rodrigo took home the most awards on the night with seven, while West followed on six wins at this year’s BBMAs. The ‘Sour’ star collected Top New Artist, Top Hot 100 Artist, Top Female Artst and more. West, meanwhile, picked up trophies including Top Christian Artist, Top Gospel Artist and Top Christian Album and Top Gospel Album, both for ‘Donda’. Doja collected four awards on the night, including Top R&B Female Artist and Top R&B Album for ‘Planet Her’.
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👍 If you can’t get your hands on fashion’s hottest collab rn, don’t sweat it – we’ve got plenty of summer sparkle in our dresses dept, too. The British singer beamed on the red carpet before taking to the stage to perform at the Las Vegas ceremony. The 20-year-old social media personality appeared to be making the most of her time at the star-studded event, as she flashed a wide smile while posing for several photos before heading in. The bulk of the awards were handed out during a TikTok livestream, while the rest of the winners were revealed at a ceremony held at Las Vegas’ MGM Grand Garden Arena tonight. Another headlining act poised to win big at this year’s ceremony are British rockers Glass Animals. The Oxford formed band is up for Top Duo/Group and Top Rock Artist, and in both categories the band are up against American rock band Imagine Dragons.