Nominees For The 2019 Billboard Music Awards Announced

Last update: 17/04/2019

By Sivanandini Narayanen

KUALA LUMPUR, April 17 (Bernama) -- Cardi B, Drake, Post Malone, Travis Scott, XXXTENTACION, Ariana Grande are among the 2019 top nominees for the 2019 Billboard Music Awards, announced by Dick Clark production recently.

Billboard Music Awards honours the year’s most successful artists in 56 categories across all genres of music.

The nominees and winners are based on key fan interactions with music, including album and digital song sales, streaming, radio airplay, touring and social engagement, tracked by Billboard and its data partners, including Nielsen Music and Next Big Sound.

The awards are based on the chart period of March 23, 2018 through March 7, 2019.

Hosted by Kelly Clarkson, the 2019 Billboard Music Awards will air LIVE on May 2 at 8 am, on Unifi TV Channel 473 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, it said in a statement.

Voting for the fan voted categories, Billboard Chart Achievement Award and Top Social Artist, will open in the coming weeks and additional details will be available soon.

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