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Brandy and Saint JHN Added to 2020 Billboard Music Awards Performers

Brandy and Saint JHN Added to 2020 Billboard Music Awards Performers

The Billboard Music Awards performance roster has grown, adding in Brandy to the list of artists. Billboard reveals the B7 singer will take the stage sharing offerings from her first album since 2012’s Two Eleven. The BBMAs will also bring in Saint JHN who will bring a new song titled “Sucks to Be You” in […]

Drake Gives Shout Out to Arya Stark at Billboard Music Awards


Drake may be hip hop’s current reigning king of the north (after all, Toronto’s weather probably makes Wesseros’ winter look mild), but at the 2019 Billboard Music Awards last night, he bowed down to the queen of the north, giving Game of Thrones’ Arya Stark a shout during the prestigious awards ceremony. Accepting the award for […]

Billboard Nominations Spotlight Veteran and Newcomer Hip-Hop Artists


The nominations are out for the 2019 Billboard Music Awards and both veteran and emerging hip hop artists are vying for many of this year’s top awards. Cardi B is once again breaking records with 21 nominations in 18 categories, making her the most-nominated female artist in history. (The current record for most nominations is […]

Cardi B is Nominated for 21 Billboard Music Awards

The nominations for the Billboard Music Awards are in and Cardi B is leading the pack with 21 nods. The “I Like It” rapper set the record for first female rapper to have the most nominations. It would’ve been nice if she was the first rapper, ever, but she fell short of Drake and the […]

Salt-N-Pepa Celebrate 30 Years of Achievement at BBMAs

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The 2018 Billboard Music Awards went down this past Sunday and there was plenty to be seen ranging from Janet Jackson’s Icon Award performance to T.I. poking fun at his recent arrest. Another memorable moment from this year’s festivities in Las Vegas was the performance of Salt-N-Pepa, who closed out the show with an appearance […]

Jennifer Lopez to Perform at 2018 Billboard Music Awards

Jennifer Lopez made an appearance on the Today Show this morning, and announced that she will be hitting the stage at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards. The superstar premiered her new song “El Anillo” at the Billboard Latin Music Awards last month, and came through dripping with a fire performance. The 48-year-old is no stranger […]

Janet Jackson to Receive Icon Award at 2018 Billboard Music Awards


Janet Jackson will be honored with the 2018 Icon Award at the Billboard Music Awards. This recognition is honored to artists who made a cultural impact both inside and outside the music industry. Past recipients include, Neil Diamond (2011), Stevie Wonder (2012), Prince (2013), Jennifer Lopez (2014), Céline Dion (2016) and Cher (2017). The pop […]

Drake Wins 13 Awards at Billboard Music Awards | Source News Flash


Today in Source News Flash: Drake made history last night beating Adele’s record for most wins at Billboard Music Awards. Drizzy took home 13, including Top Male Artist and Top Rap Album for Views. Beyoncé and Jay Z celebrated the baby shower of their soon-to-be born twins with lavish “Carters Push Party,” an African-themed extravaganza at a private […]

DAMN. By Kendrick Lamar Coming Soon; BBMA Nominations Are In | Source News Flash

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Today in Source News Flash: Kendrick Lamar revealed early this morning a track list and artwork for upcoming album DAMN. The nominations for annual Billboard Music Awards are in, and Drake, The Weeknd, Rihanna and Beyonce lead the pack. See the full list here. Nicki Minaj teases new collaboration with DNCE “Kissing Strangers.” 10.DEEP reveals second delivery […]

The 2017 Billboard Music Awards Nominations Are In

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The nominations for annual Billboard Music Awards have been announced. Drake and The Chainsmokers lead with 22 nominations each. Drake will compete for Top Artist, Top Male Artist and Top Billboard 200 Artist. The Chainsmokers will also vie for Top Artist, as well as Top Duo/Group and Top 100 Artist. Twenty One Pilots gathered total of 17, Rihanna 14, […]

ICYMI: BET Throws Shade At Madonna’s Prince Tribute, QuestLove Defends It


On Sunday [May 22] the world watched as Madonna paid tribute to Prince at the Billboard Music Awards, with the singer performing “Nothing Compares 2 U” before Stevie Wonder joined her onstage for “Purple Rain.” While the performance has been one of the highlights of the awards shows, not everyone was feeling it. BET, sensing the overall […]

Billboard Music Award Producer Defends Madonna’s Prince Tribute

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With the Billboard Music Awards airing tonight [Sunday, May 22], the show’s executive producer has released a statement in Madonna‘s defense. Billboard recently announced Madonna would perform a special tribute to pop sensation Prince. The announcement didn’t resonate well with a number of fans, with many stating a Black artist was better fit for the […]

Ludacris and Ciara Will Host the Billboard Music Awards

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More like back for the third time, this year will mark Ludacris’ third year hosting the Billboard Music Awards. He’s extremely thrilled about it but this time he’s got a little help from ATL’s R&B singer, Ciara. “It is my honor to host the Billboard Music Awards for the third year and a pleasure to […]