Charlie Puth, “See You Again” OMI, “Cheerleader” Rachel Platten, “Fight Song” The Weeknd, “The Hills” Top Radio Song: Adele “Hello” Wiz Khalifa ft.
Charlie Puth, “See You Again” Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars, “Uptown Funk!
Nicki Minaj, Bebe Rexha & Afrojack, “Hey Mama” Major Lazer & DJ Snake Featuring MØ, “Lean On” -- WINNER Skrillex & Diplo, “Where Are Ü Now” with Justin Bieber Top Christian Song: Hillsong UNITED, “Oceans (Where Feet May Fail)” -- WINNER Hillsong UNITED, “Touch the Sky” Mercy Me, “Flawless” NEEDTOBREATHE Featuring Gavin De Graw, “Brother” Chris Tomlin, “Good Good Father” Top Gospel Song: Anthony Brown and group ther APy, “Worth” Erica Campbell feat.
Big Shizz, “I Luh God” Kirk Franklin, “Wanna Be Happy?
'There’s a book by Alfred Tomatis about why some people like certain people’s voices and other people hate them, like Bob Dylan or me or whoever, some people say, "Oh, I hate that voice", so there’s a thing about people’s frequency responses – what they are pleased by.
Adele and The Weeknd were the big winners at Sunday night's Billboard music Awards.
The British superstar, who received eight nominations but wasn't present at the ceremony as she continues her world tour, scooped the award for Top Artist, beating Justin Bieber, Drake, Taylor Swift and The Weeknd. Have a drink for me." Justin Bieber took home the Top Male Artist Award, while The Weeknd took home a huge 8 awards - more than any male artist in history - including the Top Hot 100 Artist award. He'll always be an inspiration." Rihanna picked up the Billboard Chart Achievement award after winning the public vote ahead of Drake, Adele, Little Big Town and The Weeknd.
She also took home the Top Billboard 200 Album award for 25 - beating Justin's Purpose, Ed Sheeran's x, Taylor Swift's 1989 and The Weeknd's Beauty Behind The Madness. During his acceptance speech, he hailed Prince as an "inspiration". On stage, she said: "I have to thank, obviously, my fans and also my supporters - people who probably haven't been fans over the years but are inspired by the music and the art that I do and make." While Celine Dion broke down in tears as her son presented her with the Icon Award, Billboard's lifetime achievement honour, after a traumatic start to 2016 for the singer.
In a pre-recorded video message, the British star said: "I can't believe I won another one. "I want to dedicate this award to the late, great Prince. She sang Queen's The Show Must Go On in her first televised performance since her husband Rene Angelil and brother Daniel died from cancer just days apart in January. "Music has been my passion since before I remember. Most importantly, my beloved husband who I know will continue to watch over me from up above. The show must go on." Read more: Ariana Grande takes epic tumble live on air as she walks Billboard Music Awards red carpet Read more: Celine Dion breaks down on stage as son Rene Charles surprises her with Billboard Icon award Top Artist: Adele -- WINNER Justin Bieber Drake Taylor Swift The Weeknd Billboard Chart Achievement Award (Fan-Voted): Rihanna -- WINNER Adele Drake The Weeknd Little Big Town Top R&B Song: Alessia Cara “Here” Omarion Featuring Chris Brown & Jhene Aiko, “Post To Be” The Weeknd, “Can’t Feel My Face” The Weeknd, “Earned It (Fifty Shades of Grey)” The Weeknd, “The Hills” -- WINNER Top Billboard 200 Album: Adele, 25 -- WINNER Justin Bieber, Purpose Ed Sheeran, x Taylor Swift, 1989 The Weeknd, Beauty Behind The Madness Top Male Artist: Justin Bieber -- WINNER Drake Fetty Wap Ed Sheeran The Weeknd Top Country Song: Sam Hunt, “Break Up In A Small Town” Sam Hunt, “Take Your Time” Little Big Town, “Girl Crush” Thomas Rhett, “Die A Happy Man” -- WINNER Chris Young, “I’m Comin’ Over” Top Hot 100 Song: Adele, “Hello” Fetty Wap, “Trap Queen” Wiz Khalifa ft.
After receiving her award from 15-year-old Rene Charles, Dion said: "I want to be strong for my family and my kids. Charlie Puth, “See You Again” -- WINNER The Weeknd, “Can’t Feel My Face” The Weeknd, “The Hills” Top Hot 100 Artist: Justin Bieber Drake Fetty Wap Taylor Swift The Weeknd -- WINNER Top New Artist: Fetty Wap -- WINNER OMI Charlie Puth Silentó Bryson Tiller Top Female Artist: Adele -- WINNER Selena Gomez Ariana Grande Rihanna Taylor Swift Top Duo/Group: Maroon 5 One Direction -- WINNER twenty one pilots The Rolling Stones U2 Top Billboard 200 Artist: Adele -- WINNER Justin Bieber Drake Taylor Swift The Weeknd Top Song Sales Artist: Adele Justin Bieber Drake Fetty Wap The Weeknd -- WINNER Top Radio Songs Artist: Justin Bieber Ellie Goulding Ed Sheeran Taylor Swift The Weeknd -- WINNER Top Streaming Songs Artist: Justin Bieber Drake Fetty Wap Silentó The Weeknd -- WINNER Top Social Media Artist: Justin Bieber -- WINNER Selena Gomez Ariana Grande Demi Lovato Taylor Swift Top Touring Artist: Madonna One Direction The Rolling Stones Taylor Swift -- WINNER U2 Top R&B Artist: Chris Brown Jeremih Rihanna Bryson Tiller The Weeknd -- WINNER Top Rap Artist: Drake -- WINNER Fetty Wap Future Wiz Khalifa Silentó Top Country Artist: Zac Brown Band Luke Bryan -- WINNER Sam Hunt Chris Stapleton Carrie Underwood Top Rock Artist: Fall Out Boy Elle King twenty one pilots -- WINNER Walk the Moon X Ambassadors Top Latin Artist: Banda Sinaloense MS De Sergio Lizárraga Juan Gabriel Nicky Jam Ariel Camacho y Los Plebes del Rancho Romeo Santos -- WINNER Top Dance/Electronic Artist: The Chainsmokers DJ Snake David Guetta -- WINNER Major Lazer Zedd Top Christian Artist: Casting Crowns Lauren Daigle Hillsong United -- WINNER Mercy Me Chris Tomlin Top Gospel Artist: Anthony Brown and group ther APy Tasha Cobbs Kirk Franklin -- WINNER Travis Greene Marvin Sapp Top Soundtrack: Empire: Original Soundtrack from Season 1 Fifty Shades of Grey Furious 7 Guardians of the Galaxy: Awesome Mix Vol.
1 Pitch Perfect 2 -- WINNER Top R&B Album: Chris Brown, Royalty Rihanna, Anti Bryson Tiller, T R A P S O U L Tyrese, Black Rose The Weeknd, Beauty Behind the Madness -- WINNER Top Rap Album: Drake, If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late Drake & Future, What A Time To Be Alive Dr.