Artist News Awards

Billboard Awards presented

By | Published on Monday 19 May 2014

Billboard Music Awards

So, it was the Billboard Awards in the US last night, an event so exciting even Michael Jackson showed up to sing a song.

The finalists in each category were decided by analysing “key fan interactions with music” between March 2013 and March 2014, a system that seems to make Justin Timberlake the biggest news in pop. So that’s a thing. And here’s some winners.

Top Artist: Justin Timberlake
Top New Artist: Lorde
Top Male Artist: Justin Timberlake
Top Female Artist: Katy Perry
Top Duo/Group: Imagine Dragons
Top Billboard 200 Artist: Justin Timberlake
Top Hot 100 Artist: Imagine Dragons
Top Digital Songs Artist: Katy Perry
Top Radio Songs Artist: Justin Timberlake
Top Touring Artist: Bon Jovi
Top Social Artist: Justin Bieber
Top Streaming Artist: Miley Cyrus

Top R&B Artist: Justin Timberlake
Top Rap Artist: Eminem
Top Country Artist: Luke Bryan
Top Rock Artist: Imagine Dragons
Top Latin Artist: Marc Anthony
Top Dance/Electronic Artist: Daft Punk
Top Christian Artist: Chris Tomlin

Album Awards
Top Billboard 200 Album: Justin Timberlake – The 20/20 Experience
Top R&B Album: Justin Timberlake – The 20/20 Experience
Top Rap Album: Eminem – The Marshall Mathers LP 2
Top Country Album: Luke Bryan – Crash My Party
Top Rock Album: Imagine Dragons – Night Visions
Top Latin Album: Marc Anthony – 3.0
Top Dance/Electronic Album: Daft Punk – Random Access Memories
Top Christian Album: Alan Jackson – Precious Memories: Volume II

Song Awards
Top Hot 100 Song: Robin Thicke – Blurred Lines
Top Digital Song: Robin Thicke – Blurred Lines
Top Radio Song: Robin Thicke – Blurred Lines
Top Streaming Song (Audio): Imagine Dragons – Radioactive
Top Streaming Song (Video): Miley Cyrus – Wrecking Ball
Top R&B Song: Robin Thicke – Blurred Lines
Top Rap Song: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis featuring Ray Dalton – Can’t Hold Us
Top Country Song: Florida Georgia Line featuring Nelly – Cruise
Top Rock Song: Lorde – Royals
Top Latin Song: Marc Anthony – Vivir Mi Vida
Top Dance/Electronic Song: Avicii – Wake Me Up!
Top Christian Song: Matthew West – Hello, My Name Is