With epic performances from Taylor Swift, Jonas Brothers and Halsey, incredible outfits, and record breaking wins, the 2019 Billboard Music Awards was certainly a memorable night.

It wouldn’t be a true Billboards Music Awards Ceremony if Drake didn’t dominate. He’s officially made history as he went home with 12 awards, taking his all-time total up to 27!
He won (are you ready for it?), Top Billboard 200 Album, Top Rap Male Artist, Top Rap Artist, Top Radio Songs Artist, Top Song Sales Artist, Top Streaming Songs Artist, Top Streaming Song (Video)Top Billboard 200 Artist, Top Rap Album, Top Male Artist and Top Artist. Save some for the rest of them eh Drake…

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Top New Artist went to hip hop artist newbie, Juice WRLD after a huge year with the release of Death Race For Love and the success of singles  ‘Lucid Dreams’, ‘Robbery’, and ‘Armed And Dangerous’.

Top R&B Female Artist and Top R&B Artist went to the talented Ella Mai, and her track ‘Boo’d Up’ also took home Top R&B Song!

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Ariana Grande had a huge year with the release of her album Sweetener, and then started of 2019 strong with the highly anticipated thank u, next earning her the Billboard Chart Achievement Award and Top Female Artist.

Imagine Dragons took home Top Rock Artist, and during the band’s acceptance speech, front man Dan Reynolds used the stage to advocate for the LGBTQ community.

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Top Dance/Electronic Song went to Zedd, Maren Morris & Grey for ‘The Middle’, while Top Hot 100 Song went to Maroon 5 ft. Cardi B for their track ‘Girls Like You.

Full list of winners here.

By Hayley Charman

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