Winners and Highlights of the 2022 Billboard Music Awards


May 15, 2022

Story by Dominique Hanson; Photo by Getty Images

On Sunday, celebrities gathered to celebrate the annual Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas. Hosted by Diddy, the night served as one that focused more on the music than the drama. The most nominated artists of the night included The Weeknd with 17 nominations followed by Doja Cat with 14 and Justin Bieber, Kanye West and Olivia Rodrigo all with 13.

With a variety of presenters, stars like DJ Khaled, Dove Cameron, Normani, Tiffany Haddish and Teyona Taylor helped give out awards for all of the categories, based from the time range of April 10, 2021- March 26, 2022.

Gracing the stage for a performance was Mary J. Blige, who also accepted the 2022 Icon Award. Performances for the night also included Morgan Wallen, Travis Scott, Jack Harlow & Diddy, Florence + the Machine, Maxwell, Silk Sonic, Megan Thee Stallion and others. 

Winners early into the night included Dan + Shay, Doja Cat, Drake, Ed Sheeran, Glass Animals, Megan Thee Stallion, Morgan Wallen, Olivia Rodrigo, Taylor Swift and more.

View a full recap here.