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    Billboard Music Awards: Nigerian singer, Wizkid bags three awards [FULL LIST]

    Nigerian Music star, Wizkid has won three music awards in ongoing 2017 Billboard Music Awards’ ceremony.
    The “Come close” crooner had earlier set the record as the first Nigerian singer to get 7 Billboard Music Award nominations.
    The singer has now bagged 3 awards out of those categories, including Top Hot 100 song, Top R&B song and Top R&B Collaboration, and might also be winning the Top Streaming Song (Audio) before the end of the night.

    Other stars who have won big already include Beyonce and Drake.
    Here is the full list of winners in the categories that have been announced:
    Top Artist:
    Adele
    Beyoncé
    Justin Bieber
    The Chainsmokers
    Drake
    Ariana Grande
    Shawn Mendes
    Rihanna
    Twenty One Pilots
    The WeekndTop Female Artist
    Beyoncé – winner
    Adele
    Ariana Grande
    Rihanna
    Sia
    Top Male Artist
    Justin Bieber
    Drake
    Future
    Shawn Mendes
    The Weeknd
    Top New Artist:
    Alessia Cara
    Desiigner
    Lil Uzi Vert
    Lukas Graham
    Zayn
    Billboard Chart Achievement Award:
    Luke Bryan
    The Chainsmokers
    Nicki Minaj
    The Weeknd
    Twenty One Pilots
    Top Billboard 200 Artist:
    Drake – winner
    Beyoncé
    Prince
    Twenty One Pilots
    Drake – winner
    The Chainsmokers
    Rihanna
    Twenty One Pilots
    The Weeknd
    Top Song Sales Artist:
    Drake – winner
    The Chainsmokers
    Prince
    Justin Timberlake
    Twenty One Pilots
    Top Radio Songs Artist:
    Twenty One Pilots – winner
    Justin Bieber
    The Chainsmokers
    Drake
    Rihanna
    Top Streaming Songs Artist:
    Drake – winner
    The Chainsmokers
    Desiigner
    Rihanna
    Twenty One Pilots
    Justin Bieber
    BTS
    Selena Gomez
    Ariana Grande
    Shawn Mendes
    Top Touring Artist:
    Beyoncé – winner
    Justin Bieber
    Coldplay
    Guns N’ Roses
    Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band
    Top R&B Artist:
    Beyoncé – winner
    Bruno Mars
    Frank Ocean
    Rihanna
    The Weeknd
    Top R&B Tour:
    Beyoncé – winner
    Lionel Richie
    Rihanna
    Top Rap Artist:
    Drake – winner
    J. Cole
    Desiigner
    Future
    Rae Sremmurd
    Top Rap Tour:
    Drake – winner
    Future
    Kanye West
    Top Country Artist:
    Florida Georgia Line
    Blake Shelton
    Keith Urban
    Chris Stapleton
    Jason AldeanTop Country Tour:Kenny Chesney – winner
    Luke Bryan
    Dixie Chicks
    Top Rock Artist:
    Twenty One Pilots – winner
    Coldplay
    The Lumineers
    Metallica
    X Ambassadors
    Top Rock Tour:
    Coldplay – winner
    Guns N’ Roses
    Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band
    Top Latin Artist:
    Juan Gabriel – winner
    J Balvin
    Los Plebes Del Rancho De Ariel Camacho
    Maluma
    Nicky Jam
    Top Dance/Electronic Artist:
    The Chainsmokers – winner
    Calvin Harris
    Major Lazer
    DJ Snake
    Lindsey Stirling
    Top Christian Artist:
    Lauren Daigle – winner
    Hillsong Worship
    Hillary Scott & The Scott Family
    Skillet
    Chris Tomlin
    Top Gospel Artist:
    Kirk Franklin – winner
    Jekalyn Carr
    Travis Greene
    Tamela Mann
    Hezekiah Walker
    Top Billboard 200 Album:
    Beyoncé Lemonade
    Drake Views
    Rihanna Anti
    Twenty One Pilots Blurryface
    The Weeknd Starboy
    Top Soundtrack/Cast Album:
    Hamilton: An American Musical – winner
    Moana
    Purple Rain
    Suicide Squad: The Album
    Trolls
    Top R&B Album:
    Beyoncé Lemonade – winner
    Bruno Mars 24K Magic
    Frank Ocean Blonde
    Rihanna Anti
    The Weeknd Starboy
    Top Rap Album:
    Drake Views – winner
    Cole 4 Your Eyez Only
    Kevin Gates Islah
    DJ Khaled Major Key
    A Tribe Called Quest We Got It From Here…Thank You 4 Your Service
    Top Country Album:
    Chris Stapleton Traveller – winner
    Jason Aldean They Don’t Know
    Florida Georgia Line Dig Your Roots
    Blake Shelton If I’m Honest
    Keith Urban Ripcord
    Top Rock Album:
    Metallica Hardwired…To Self-Destruct – winner
    The Lumineers Cleopatra
    Radiohead A Moon Shaped Pool
    Red Hot Chili Peppers The Getaway
    Twenty One Pilots Blurryface
    Top Latin Album:
    Juan Gabriel Los Dúo 2 – winner
    J Balvin Energia
    CNCO Primera Cita
    Juan Gabriel Vestido De Etiqueta: Por Eduardo Magallanes
    Los Plebes del Rancho de Ariel Camacho Recuerden Mi Estilo
    Top Dance/Electronic Album:
    The Chainsmokers Bouquet (EP)
    The Chainsmokers Collage (EP)
    Flume Skin
    Kygo Cloud Nine
    Lindsey Stirling Brave Enough – winnerTop
    Christian Album:
    Lauren Daigle How Can It Be – winner
    Casting Crowns The Very Next Thing
    Joey + Rory Hymns
    Hillary Scott & The Scott Family Love Remains
    Skillet Unleashed
    Top Gospel Album:
    Tamela Mann One Way – winner
    Kirk Franklin Losing My Religion
    Travis Greene The Hill
    Tasha Cobbs One Place: Live
    Hezekiah Walker Better: Azusa – The Next Generation 2
    Top Hot 100 Song:
    Drake Featuring Wizkid & Kyla “One Dance” – winner
    The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey “Closer”
    The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya “Don’t Let Me Down”
    Justin Timberlake “Can’t Stop The Feeling!”
    Twenty One Pilots “Heathens”Top Selling Song:
    Justin Timberlake “Can’t Stop The Feeling!” – winner
    The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey “Closer”
    The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya “Don’t Let Me Down”
    Drake Featuring Wizkid & Kyla “One Dance”
    Twenty One Pilots “Heathens”
    Top Radio Song:
    Justin Timberlake “Can’t Stop The Feeling!” – winner
    The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey “Closer”
    The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya “Don’t Let Me Down”
    Drake Featuring Wizkid & Kyla “One Dance”
    Sia Featuring Sean Paul “Cheap Thrills”
    Top Streaming Song (Audio):
    The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey “Closer”
    Drake Featuring Wizkid & Kyla “One Dance”
    D.R.A.M. Featuring Lil Yachty “Broccoli”
    Rihanna “Needed Me”
    The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk “Star boy”
    Top Streaming Song (Video):
    Desiigner “Panda” – winner
    The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey “Closer”
    Zay Hilfigerrr & Zayion McCall “JuJu On That Beat (TZ Anthem)”
    Rae Sremmurd Featuring Gucci Mane “Black Beatles”
    Twenty One Pilots “Heathens”Top Collaboration:
    The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey “Closer” – winner
    The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya “Don’t Let Me Down”
    Drake Featuring Wizkid & Kyla “One Dance”
    Sia Featuring Sean Paul “Cheap Thrills”
    The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk “Starboy”
    Top R&B Song:
    Drake Featuring Wizkid & Kyla “One Dance” – winner
    Bruno Mars “24K Magic”
    Rihanna “Needed Me”
    Rihanna Featuring Drake “Work”
    The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk “Starboy”
    Top R&B Collaboration:
    Drake Featuring Wizkid & Kyla “One Dance” – winner
    PARTYNEXTDOOR Featuring Drake “Come And See Me”
    Rihanna Featuring Drake “Work”
    The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk “I Feel It Coming”
    The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk “Starboy”
    Top Rap Song:
    Desiigner “Panda” – winner
    Drake “Fake Love”
    D.R.A.M. Featuring Lil Yachty “Broccoli”
    Migos Featuring Lil Uzi Vert “Bad And Boujee”
    Rae Sremmurd Featuring Gucci Mane “Black Beatles”
    Top Rap Collaboration:
    Rae Sremmurd Featuring Gucci Mane “Black Beatles” – winner
    D.R.A.M. Featuring Lil Yachty “Broccoli”
    Zay Hilfigerrr & Zayion McCall “JuJu On That Beat (TZ Anthem)”
    Machine Gun Kelly & Camila Cabello “Bad Things”
    Migos Featuring Lil Uzi Vert “Bad and Boujee”
    Top Country Song:
    Kenny Chesney Featuring P!NK “Setting The World On Fire” – winner
    Florida Georgia Line “H.O.L.Y.”
    Florida Georgia Line Featuring Tim McGraw “May We All”
    Little Big Town “Better Man”
    Keith Urban “Blue Ain’t Your Color”
    Top Country Collaboration:
    Dierks Bentley Featuring Elle King “Different For Girls”
    Kenny Chesney Featuring P!NK “Setting The World On Fire”
    Eric Church Featuring Rhiannon Giddens “Kill A Word”
    Florida Georgia Line Featuring Tim McGraw “May We All”
    Chris Young Featuring Vince Gill “Sober Saturday Night”
    Twenty One Pilots “Heathens” – winner
    Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa & Imagine Dragons with Logic & Ty Dolla $ign Feat. X Ambassadors “Sucker For Pain”
    Twenty One Pilots “Ride”
    Twenty One Pilots “Stressed Out”
    X Ambassadors “Unsteady”
    Top Latin Song:
    Nicky Jam “Hasta El Amanecer” – winner
    Daddy Yankee “Shaky Shaky”
    Enrique Iglesias Featuring Wisin “Duele El Corazon”
    Shakira Featuring Maluma “Chantaje”
    Carlos Vives & Shakira “La Bicicleta”
    Top Dance/Electronic Song:
    The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey “Closer” – winner
    The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya “Don’t Let Me Down”
    Calvin Harris Featuring Rihanna “This Is What You Came For”
    Major Lazer Featuring Justin Bieber & MØ “Cold Water”
    DJ Snake Featuring Justin Bieber “Let Me Love You”
    Top Christian Song:
    Hillary Scott & The Scott Family “Thy Will” – winner
    Lauren Daigle “Trust In You”
    Skillet “Feel Invincible”
    Ryan Stevenson Featuring GabeReal “Eye Of The Storm”
    Zach Williams “Chain Breaker”
    Top Gospel Song:
    Travis Greene “Made A Way” – winner
    Jekalyn Carr “You’re Bigger”
    Tasha Cobbs Featuring Kierra Sheard “Put A Praise On It”
    Kirk Franklin “Wanna Be Happy?”
    Hezekiah Walker “Better”
    The Chainsmokers – winner
    Coldplay
    Florida Georgia Line
    Guns N’ Roses
    Twenty One Pilots
    Top Billboard 200 Artist:
    Drake – winner
    Beyoncé
    Prince
    Twenty One Pilots
    The WeekndTop Hot 100 Artist:
    Drake – winner
    The Chainsmokers
    Rihanna
    Twenty One Pilots
    The Weeknd
    Top Song Sales Artist:
    Drake – winner
    The Chainsmokers
    Prince
    Justin Timberlake
    Twenty One Pilots
    Top Radio Songs Artist:
    Twenty One Pilots – winner
    Justin Bieber
    The Chainsmokers
    Drake
    Rihanna
    Top Streaming Songs Artist:
    Drake – winner
    The Chainsmokers
    Desiigner
    Rihanna
    Twenty One Pilots
    Top Social Artist:
    Justin Bieber
    BTS
    Selena Gomez
    Ariana Grande
    Shawn Mendes
    Top Touring Artist:
    Beyoncé – winner
    Justin Bieber
    Coldplay
    Guns N’ Roses
    Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band
    Top R&B Artist:
    Beyoncé – winner
    Bruno Mars
    Frank Ocean
    Rihanna
    The Weeknd
    Top R&B Tour:
    Beyoncé – winner
    Lionel Richie
    Rihanna
    Top Rap Artist:
    Drake – winner
    J. Cole
    Desiigner
    Future
    Rae Sremmurd
    Top Rap Tour:
    Drake – winner
    Future
    Kanye West
    Top Country Artist:
    Florida Georgia Line
    Blake Shelton
    Keith Urban
    Chris Stapleton
    Jason AldeanTop Country Tour:Kenny Chesney – winner
    Luke Bryan
    Dixie Chicks
    Top Rock Artist:
    Twenty One Pilots – winner
    Coldplay
    The Lumineers
    Metallica
    X Ambassadors
    Top Rock Tour:
    Coldplay – winner
    Guns N’ Roses
    Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band
    Top Latin Artist:
    Juan Gabriel – winner
    J Balvin
    Los Plebes Del Rancho De Ariel Camacho
    Maluma
    Nicky Jam
    Top Dance/Electronic Artist:
    The Chainsmokers – winner
    Calvin Harris
    Major Lazer
    DJ Snake
    Lindsey Stirling
    Top Christian Artist:
    Lauren Daigle – winner
    Hillsong Worship
    Hillary Scott & The Scott Family
    Skillet
    Chris Tomlin
    Top Gospel Artist:
    Kirk Franklin – winner
    Jekalyn Carr
    Travis Greene
    Tamela Mann
    Hezekiah Walker
    Top Billboard 200 Album:
    Beyoncé Lemonade
    Drake Views
    Rihanna Anti
    Twenty One Pilots Blurryface
    The Weeknd Starboy
    Top Soundtrack/Cast Album:
    Hamilton: An American Musical – winner
    Moana
    Purple Rain
    Suicide Squad: The Album
    Trolls
    Top R&B Album:
    Beyoncé Lemonade – winner
    Bruno Mars 24K Magic
    Frank Ocean Blonde
    Rihanna Anti
    The Weeknd Starboy
    Top Rap Album:
    Drake Views – winner
    Cole 4 Your Eyez Only
    Kevin Gates Islah
    DJ Khaled Major Key
    A Tribe Called Quest We Got It From Here…Thank You 4 Your Service
    Top Country Album:
    Chris Stapleton Traveller – winner
    Jason Aldean They Don’t Know
    Florida Georgia Line Dig Your Roots
    Blake Shelton If I’m Honest
    Keith Urban Ripcord
    Top Rock Album:
    Metallica Hardwired…To Self-Destruct – winner
    The Lumineers Cleopatra
    Radiohead A Moon Shaped Pool
    Red Hot Chili Peppers The Getaway
    Twenty One Pilots Blurryface
    Top Latin Album:
    Juan Gabriel Los Dúo 2 – winner
    J Balvin Energia
    CNCO Primera Cita
    Juan Gabriel Vestido De Etiqueta: Por Eduardo Magallanes
    Los Plebes del Rancho de Ariel Camacho Recuerden Mi Estilo
    Top Dance/Electronic Album:
    The Chainsmokers Bouquet (EP)
    The Chainsmokers Collage (EP)
    Flume Skin
    Kygo Cloud Nine
    Lindsey Stirling Brave Enough – winnerTop
    Christian Album:
    Lauren Daigle How Can It Be – winner
    Casting Crowns The Very Next Thing
    Joey + Rory Hymns
    Hillary Scott & The Scott Family Love Remains
    Skillet Unleashed
    Top Gospel Album:
    Tamela Mann One Way – winner
    Kirk Franklin Losing My Religion
    Travis Greene The Hill
    Tasha Cobbs One Place: Live
    Hezekiah Walker Better: Azusa – The Next Generation 2
    Top Hot 100 Song:
    Drake Featuring Wizkid & Kyla “One Dance” – winner
    The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey “Closer”
    The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya “Don’t Let Me Down”
    Justin Timberlake “Can’t Stop The Feeling!”
    Twenty One Pilots “Heathens”Top Selling Song:
    Justin Timberlake “Can’t Stop The Feeling!” – winner
    The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey “Closer”
    The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya “Don’t Let Me Down”
    Drake Featuring Wizkid & Kyla “One Dance”
    Twenty One Pilots “Heathens”
    Top Radio Song:
    Justin Timberlake “Can’t Stop The Feeling!” – winner
    The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey “Closer”
    The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya “Don’t Let Me Down”
    Drake Featuring Wizkid & Kyla “One Dance”
    Sia Featuring Sean Paul “Cheap Thrills”
    Top Streaming Song (Audio):
    The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey “Closer”
    Drake Featuring Wizkid & Kyla “One Dance”
    D.R.A.M. Featuring Lil Yachty “Broccoli”
    Rihanna “Needed Me”
    The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk “Starboy”
    Top Streaming Song (Video):
    Desiigner “Panda” – winner
    The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey “Closer”
    Zay Hilfigerrr & Zayion McCall “JuJu On That Beat (TZ Anthem)”
    Rae Sremmurd Featuring Gucci Mane “Black Beatles”
    Twenty One Pilots “Heathens”Top Collaboration:
    The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey “Closer” – winner
    The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya “Don’t Let Me Down”
    Drake Featuring Wizkid & Kyla “One Dance”
    Sia Featuring Sean Paul “Cheap Thrills”
    The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk “Starboy”
    Top R&B Song:
    Drake Featuring Wizkid & Kyla “One Dance” – winner
    Bruno Mars “24K Magic”
    Rihanna “Needed Me”
    Rihanna Featuring Drake “Work”
    The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk “Starboy”
    Top R&B Collaboration:
    Drake Featuring Wizkid & Kyla “One Dance” – winner
    PARTYNEXTDOOR Featuring Drake “Come And See Me”
    Rihanna Featuring Drake “Work”
    The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk “I Feel It Coming”
    The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk “Starboy”
    Top Rap Song:
    Desiigner “Panda” – winner
    Drake “Fake Love”
    D.R.A.M. Featuring Lil Yachty “Broccoli”
    Migos Featuring Lil Uzi Vert “Bad And Boujee”
    Rae Sremmurd Featuring Gucci Mane “Black Beatles”
    Top Rap Collaboration:
    Rae Sremmurd Featuring Gucci Mane “Black Beatles” – winner
    D.R.A.M. Featuring Lil Yachty “Broccoli”
    Zay Hilfigerrr & Zayion McCall “JuJu On That Beat (TZ Anthem)”
    Machine Gun Kelly & Camila Cabello “Bad Things”
    Migos Featuring Lil Uzi Vert “Bad and Boujee”
    Top Country Song:
    Kenny Chesney Featuring P!NK “Setting The World On Fire” – winner
    Florida Georgia Line “H.O.L.Y.”
    Florida Georgia Line Featuring Tim McGraw “May We All”
    Little Big Town “Better Man”
    Keith Urban “Blue Ain’t Your Color”
    Top Country Collaboration:
    Dierks Bentley Featuring Elle King “Different
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