2018 Billboard Music Awards Winners List Includes SZA, Kendrick Lamar & More
Janet Jackson was awarded the 2018 ICON Award and performs at the show.
On Sunday, May 20, 2018 Billboard Music Awards took place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Submitted by Kelly Clarkson, the ceremony took without problems and had a lot of hectic moments.
Bruno Mars, Ed Sheeran and Kendrick Lamar topped the nominations with 15 each, and Kendrick went home with six wins (Top Rap Artist, Top Rap Male Artist and Top Rap Album for FUCKING., Top Billboard 200 Album, Top Streaming Songs Artist, and Top Streaming Song (Audio).
Among the list of winners was also Post Malone with 21 Wild (Top Rap Song for "Rockstar"), SZA (Top R&B Female Artist), Cardi B (Top Rap Female Artist over Nicki Minaj and Bhad Bhabie), Khalid (Top New Artist) and Drake (Top Billboard 200 Artist).
Janet Jackson, who took home the 2018 Billboard Music Awards ICON Award, hit the stage and performed on television for the first time in nine years. There were also performances by John Legend, Camila Cabello, and Pharrell Williams, Khalid and Normani, Jennifer Lopez, DJ Khaled, Salt-N-Pepa with en Vogue and more.
Check out the full list of winners below:
The Top Of The Artist:
Bruno MarsEd Sheeran — WINNER
Top New Artist:
Cardi BKhalid — WINNER
Billboard Achievement Award:Camila Cabello — WINNER
Top Male Artist:
Post MaloneEd Sheeran — WINNER
Top Female Artist:
Demi LovatoTaylor Swift — WINNER
The Top Duo/Group:
ColdplayImagine Dragons — WINNER
Top Billboard 200 Artist:Drake — WINNER
Top Hot 100 Artist: