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Monday, 23 May 2011

Billboard Awards - And the winner's are...

So the awards are over for another year and the winners are...

Justin Bieber winning Top New Artist & Top Pop Album and a handful of others thanking his fans & mum
 "I'm 17 and I want to thank God because, you know, he's blessed me so much. Every day is crazy because I see so many people. It's crazy that I'm surrounded by so many amazing people." He added, "I want to thank my fans again for being so amazing. I want to thank my mum."

However with Eminem winning bigger taking home six gongs including Top Artist, Top Male Artist, Top Rap Artist, Top Billboard 200 Album, Top Rap Album as well as Top Rap Song.

Lady Gaga was nominated in 15 categories with wins Top Dance/Electronic Artist, Top Pop Artist and Top Dance/Electronic/Electronic

ARTIST AWARDS

Top Artist: Eminem
Top New Artist: Justin Bieber
Top Male Artist: Eminem
Top Female Artist: Rihanna
Top Duo/Group: Black Eyed Peas
Top Billboard 200 Artist: Taylor Swift
Top Hot 100 Artist: Katy Perry
Top Digital Songs Artist: Katy Perry
Top Radio Songs Artist: Rihanna
Top Touring Artist: U2
Top Social Artist: Justin Bieber
Top Streaming Artist: Justin Bieber
Top Digital Media Artist: Justin Bieber
Top Pop Artist: Lady GaGa
Top R&B Artist: Usher
Top Rap Artist: Eminem
Top Country Artist: Taylor Swift
Top Rock Artist: Train
Top Alternative Artist: Mumford & Sons
Top Latin Artist: Shakira
Top Dance/Electronic Artist: Lady GaGa
Top Christian Artist: Chris Tomlin

ALBUM AWARDS
Top Billboard 200 Album: Eminem - "Recovery"
Top Pop Album: Justin Bieber - "My World 2.0"
Top R&B Album: Usher - "Raymond vs. Raymond"
Top Rap Album: Eminem - "Recovery"
Top Country Album: Taylor Swift - "Speak Now"
Top Rock Album: Mumford & Sons "Sigh No More"
Top Alternative Album: Mumford & Sons "Sigh No More"
Top Latin Album: Enrique Iglesias - "Euphoria"
Top Dance/Electronic/Electronic Album: Lady GaGa - "The Fame"
Top Christian Album: Skillet - "Awake"

SPECIAL HONOREES
Millennium Award: Beyonce

For full awards listing visit Billboard.com

To play us out here is The Black Eyed Peas performing Just Can't Get Enough/I Gotta Feeling.
(We'll have more Billboard performances for you shortly!)

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