Cardi B Leads with 21 Billboard Award Nominations

Cardi B Leads with 21 Billboard Award Nominations

photo credit: lev radin // Shutterstock

The Billboard Music Awards are set to take place May 1st in Las Vegas, all hosted by Kelly Clarkson.

This week nominations were announced, Cardi B and Post Malone are tied, leading the pack with 17 nominations each. Travis Scott follows with 12 nominations and XXXTentacion, RIP, is nomination for 10 awards that night.

The awards this year will features two fan-voted categories: top social artist and chart achievement.

Cardi’s nominations include top artist, top female artist, top hot 100 artist, top streaming song artist, top radio songs artist and top rap artist.

Drake’s nominations include top artist, chart achievement, top male artist, top billboard 200 artist, top hot 100 artist, top streaming song artist and Top Billboard 200 Album.

XXXTencation’s nominations include top male artist, top billboard 200 artist, top streaming song artist, top R&B artist, top male R&B artist and Top Billboard 200 Album.

Lil Baby has been nominated for top new artist, along with Ella Mai and Juice Wrld.

Bey & Jay are nominated for top R&B tour, top touring artist and top rap tour.

In the Top Rap Female Category is Cardi B, City Girls and Nicki Minaj.

For the full list of nominations CLICK HERE

Written by Clarke Jones

Instagram