Billboard Music Awards Winners 2016 – Full BBMAs Winner List!

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Billboard Music Awards Winners 2016

By Shari Weiss


Billboard Music Awards Winners 2016

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The 2016 Billboard Music Awards will honor the most successful music stars, and Gossip Cop has a full list of the winners!

As Gossip Cop reported, BBMAs co-hosts Ciara and Ludacris announced the nominees for this year’s ceremony last month. The Weeknd leads the pack with 20 nominations. That includes the biggest prize, Top Artist of the Year.

He’s competing against Adele, Justin Bieber, Drake, and last year’s winner, Taylor Swift. The Weeknd is also up for Male Artist of the Year with Bieber, Drake, Fetty Wap, and Ed Sheeran. For Female Artist of the Year, the contenders are Swift, Adele, Selena Gomez, Ariana Grande and Rihanna.

Nominees (actually called “finalists”) and winners are determined by “key fan interactions with music, including album and digital songs sales, radio airplay, streaming, touring and social interactions on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Spotify and other popular online destinations for music.” In addition, Celine Dion will receive the Icon Award and Britney Spears will get the Millennium Award.

The ceremony is slated to kick off at 8 p.m. Eastern, and Gossip Cop will be updating the winners list live as each award is announced. Check out the list below!

Top Artist
Top Male Artist
Justin Bieber
Top Female Artist
Top New Artist
Fetty Wap
Billboard Chart Achievement
Top Hot 100 Song
Wiz Khalifa feat. Charlie Puth, “See You Again”
Top Billboard 200 Album
Adele, 25
Top Social Media Artist
Justin Bieber
Top Streaming Songs Artist
The Weeknd
Top Hot 100 Artist
The Weeknd
Top Billboard 200 Artist
Top Song Sales Artist
The Weeknd
Top Radio Songs Artist
The Weeknd
Top Touring Artist
Taylor Swift
Top Duo/Group
One Direction
Top R&B Artist
The Weeknd
Top R&B Album
The Weeknd, Beauty Behind the Madness
Top R&B Song
The Weeknd, “The Hills”
Top Rap Artist
Top Rap Album
Meek Mill, Dreams Worth More Than Money
Top Rap Song
Wiz Khalifa feat. Charlie Puth, “See You Again”
Top Country Artist
Luke Bryan
Top Country Album
Chris Stapleton, Traveller
Top Country Song
Thomas Rhett, “Die A Happy Man”
Top Rock Artist
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Top Rock Album
twenty one pilots, Blurryface
Top Rock Song
Walk the Moon, “Shut Up And Dance”
Top Dance/EDM Artist
David Guetta
Top Dance/EDM Album
Zedd, True Colors
Top Dance/EDM Song
Major Lazer & DJ Snake Featuring MØ, “Lean On”
Top Latin Artist
Romeo Santos
Top Latin Album
Juan Gabriel, Los Duo
Top Latin Song
Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias, “El Perdon”
Top Christian Artist
Hillsong UNITED
Top Christian Album
Lauren Daigle, How Can It Be
Top Christian Song
Hillsong UNITED, “Oceans (Where Feet May Fail)”
Top Gospel Artist
Kirk Franklin
Top Gospel Album
Kirk Franklin, Losing My Religion
Top Gospel Song
Kirk Franklin, “Wanna Be Happy?”
Top Soundtrack
Empire: Original Soundtrack from Season 1
Top Selling Song
Adele, “Hello”
Top Radio Song
Walk the Moon, “Shut Up and Dance”
Top Streaming Song (Audio)
The Weeknd, “The Hills”
Top Streaming Song (Video)
Silento, “Watch Me”

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