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2017 Billboard Music Awards

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2017 Billboard Music Awards
DateMay 21, 2017 (2017-05-21)
LocationT-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Hosted byLudacris
Vanessa Hudgens
Most awardsDrake (13)
Most nominationsThe Chainsmokers and Drake (22 each)
Television/radio coverage
Runtime130 minutes
Viewership8.70 million
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The 2017 Billboard Music Awards ceremony was held at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on May 21, 2017.[1] The list of nominees was announced on April 10, 2017.[2] Non-televised awards were announced on Billboard website the same day as the main ceremony.[3]


Artist(s)[4] Song(s)[5] Introduced by
Nicki Minaj
Lil Wayne
David Guetta
Jason Derulo
"No Frauds"
"Light My Body Up"
"Regret in Your Tears"
Vanessa Hudgens
Camila Cabello "I Have Questions"
"Crying in the Club"
Ashley Tisdale
The Chainsmokers "Young" Rita Ora
Julia Michaels[6] "Issues" Bebe Rexha
DJ Khaled
Ed Sheeran "Castle on the Hill"[a] Mark Cuban
Sara Foster
Miley Cyrus "Malibu"[7] Billy Ray Cyrus
Noah Cyrus
Lorde "Green Light" Hailee Steinfeld
Sam Hunt[8] "Body Like a Back Road" Vanessa Hudgens
Celine Dion "My Heart Will Go On" Lea Michele
Imagine Dragons "Believer" Ludacris
Vanessa Hudgens
Drake "Gyalchester"[b]
Halsey "Now or Never"
Florida Georgia Line
John Legend[9]
Olivia Munn
Cher "Believe"
"If I Could Turn Back Time"
Gwen Stefani
Bruno Mars "Versace on the Floor"[c] Ludacris
Vanessa Hudgens



Winners and nominees[edit]

Winners are listed first.[10]

Top Artist Top New Artist
Top Female Artist Top Male Artist
Top Duo/Group Billboard Chart Achievement (fan-voted)
Top Billboard 200 Artist Top Billboard 200 Album
Top Hot 100 Artist Top Hot 100 Song
Top Song Sales Artist Top Selling Song
Top Radio Songs Artist Top Radio Song
Top Collaboration Top Streaming Artist
Top Streaming Song (Audio) Top Streaming Song (Video)
Top Touring Artist Top Social Artist (fan-voted)
Top Christian Artist Top Christian Song
Top Christian Album Top Gospel Artist
Top Gospel Song Top Gospel Album
Top Country Artist Top Country Song
Top Country Album Top Country Collaboration
Top Country Tour Top Dance/Electronic Artist
Top Dance/Electronic Song Top Dance/Electronic Album
Top Latin Artist Top Latin Song
Top Latin Album Top R&B Artist
Top R&B Song Top R&B Album
Top R&B Collaboration Top R&B Tour
Top Rap Artist Top Rap Song
Top Rap Album Top Rap Collaboration
Top Rap Tour Top Rock Artist
Top Rock Song Top Rock Album
Top Rock Tour Top Soundtrack/Cast Album
Icon Award

Artists with multiple wins and nominations[edit]


  1. ^ "Billboard Music Awards 2017 Show Date Announced". Billboard.
  2. ^ "Drake, The Chainsmokers Lead Nominees for the 2017 Billboard Music Awards". Billboard. April 10, 2017. Retrieved April 10, 2017.
  3. ^ ""2017 Billboard Music Awards" Announce Non-Televised Award Recipients". Billboard Music Awards. Archived from the original on June 5, 2017. Retrieved May 21, 2017.
  4. ^ "Bruno Mars, Ed Sheeran, Camila Cabello, Nicki Minaj & More to Perform at 2017 Billboard Music Awards". Billboard.
  5. ^ "Celine Dion to Perform 'My Heart Will Go On' at 2017 Billboard Music Awards". Billboard.
  6. ^ "T-Mobile Presents Julia Michaels To Perform – Billboard Music Awards". May 19, 2017. Archived from the original on July 7, 2017. Retrieved May 20, 2017.
  7. ^ "Miley Cyrus". www.facebook.com.
  8. ^ "The Chainsmokers, Halsey and Sam Hunt Performing at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards". Billboard.
  9. ^ "John Legend & Florida Georgia Line to Perform (Together!) At 2017 Billboard Music Awards".
  10. ^ "Here Is the Complete List of Winners From the 2017 Billboard Music Awards". Billboard.
  11. ^ "Bigger than Bieber? K-pop group BTS beats US stars to win Billboard Music Award". CNN. Retrieved November 5, 2016.