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Monday, 20 May 2013

2013 Billboard Music Awards: Red carpet photos + full list of winners

The 2013 Billboard Music Awards took place last night at MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas. See more photos and full list of winners after the cut...

Full list of winners
Top Artist
Taylor Swift 

Top New Artist
One Direction

Top Male Artist
Justin Bieber

Top Female Artist
Taylor Swift 

Top Duo/Group
One Direction 

Top Billboard 200 Artist
Taylor Swift

Top Hot 100 Artist
Maroon 5

Top Digital Songs Artist (tie)
Carly Rae Jepsen and Taylor Swift 

Top Radio Songs Artist

Top Touring Artist

Top Social Artist
Justin Bieber

Top Streaming Artist
Nicki Minaj

Top Pop Artist
One Direction 

Top R&B Artist

Top Rap Artist
Nicki Minaj

Top Country Artist
Taylor Swift 

Top Rock Artist

Top Latin Artist
Jenni Rivera

Top Dance Artist

Top EDM Artist
David Guetta

Top Christian Artist

Top Billboard 200 Album
Taylor Swift – 'Red' 

Top Pop Album
Adele – 21

Top R&B Album
Rihanna – 'Unapologetic'

Top Rap Album
Nicki Minaj – 'Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded'

Top Country Album
Taylor Swift -Red'

Top Rock Album
Mumford & Sons – Babel

Top Latin Album
Jenni Rivera – La Misma Gran Senora'

Top Dance Album
Madonna – 'MDNA'

Top EDM Album
Skrillex – 'Bangarang'

Top Christian Album
tobyMac – 'Eye On It'

Top Hot 100 Song
Gotye Featuring Kimbra – 'Somebody That I Used To Know'

Top Digital Song
Carly Rae Jepsen – 'Call Me Maybe'

Top Radio Song
Gotye Featuring Kimbra – 'Somebody That I Used To Know'

Top Streaming Song (Audio)
Gotye Featuring Kimbra – 'Somebody That I Used To Know' 

Top Streaming Song (Video)
PSY – 'Gangnam Style'

Top Pop Song
Carly Rae Jepsen – 'Call Me Maybe'

Top R&B Song
Rihanna – 'Diamonds'

Top Rap Song
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz – 'Thrift Shop'

Top Country Song
Taylor Swift – 'We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together'

Top Rock Song
Gotye Featuring Kimbra – 'Somebody That I Used To Know'

Top Latin Song
Michel Telo – 'Ai Se Eu Te Pego'

Top Dance Song
Baauer – 'Harlem Shake'

Top EDM Song
Baauer – 'Harlem Shake'

Top Christian Song
Matt Redman – '10,000 Reasons (Bless The Lord)'


Anonymous said...

Taylor swift got so much love + she's also very good

Anonymous said...

I guess we shud call it a Taylor swift night! Babe kips winnin evn wit som of her silly childish buh sweet songs lol. But ermm dat chick wit a dog?? She missed her way or somtin??

Ayo Paul said...

nice clothes

Anonymous said...

Madonna and Nikki looking completely stupid. Especially Madonna! What a hag


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Anonymous said...

Wow cool nice dress amber......same at nicki minal and caly jason Y̶̲̥̅̊o̶̲̥̅̊и̣̣ so so on point... First 2 comment

Unknown said...

My best goes to Taylor Swift, Selena Gomez and Kelly Rowland, In between for J-Lo. Miley looks like she is having a wardrobe crisis and madonna just went nuts. Who is the lady with the dog?

Anonymous said...

That one with dog, still tryna remember d precise specie of frogs she belongs to. ***

Critical Observer said...

Tailor swift all the way!!!!!!

oisa said...

They r beautiful people,but some luk weird and razz.

Anonymous said...

Nt a fan of foreign music bt congrat 2 all of yoooooo.

★★PRINCE CHARMING™★★ said...

Madonna is crazy, so I am not surprised with what she put on.
Breezy killed it, his dress sense here gets a thumbs up!
Lovely dresses from Nicky and Keri.
Illuminati dominated award, Lol!

patalex said...

Nice picks!

Unknown said...

@least, they recognize the Christian songs.. ;* #neverknew #gud2knw

Anonymous said...

Dis taylor swift is jst overrated, wit her dumb bangs ( ˘˘̯)(˘̯˘ )
Rihanna deserves every award she got tho, Her Reign ain't fading off nytym soon cos she works hard 4 it. Nicki minaj shd try n avoid red carpet events, always looking lost n wierd wit her Lion hair. As for madonna, she nor get gud frnds @ all. If 2 say she get gud frnds lyk me I 4 don chain am carry go white garment church mak dem flog d kolo commot frm her old brain

Chikaka said...

Oh Madonna! Shakes head!!

Anonymous said...

God in heaven! Is that over 50 Madonna dressed in almost nothing! Na wa o. Get it grandma.....lol.

Anonymous said...

Pls where is beyouncy?

Anonymous said...

Only God can deliver Madonna, what the hell is she wearing?

Anonymous said...

I love Talyor swift...so happy 4 her .

Unknown said...

Excuse me, what's agbaiya Madonna wearing? Shior!

Nicki looks good wv simple makeup, yayyyy! Her boobs almost burst out of her clothes tho.
Like all †нƹ others minus the boob revealing ones

NEKS said...

Whoz dat hawtttt fella b4 Chris?He had me blowing out air from my mouth.

Madonna is just an annoying,old woman.When will she learn 2 dress her age?Forming sexy by force.She thinks shez d only one whoz got black panties.

Whoz d bimbo wt d dog?..Mtchew.Over-dramatic tnz.

Carly Rae should consider getting a tan,she looks as white as a sheet.

Kelly Rowland's gown is d loveliest IMO.

HaHa..I loove that thrift shop song...d beat is wicked!!


So Madonna has nothing else to put on? SMH
and that one with the dog! I thought it was a big and small dog at first...

Anonymous said...

Wish beyonce was there to slay the stage and it not cool that riri swept the rnb cartegory when the song and album is pop congrat sha

Adanna said...

wow taylor surely is killin go girl

Anonymous said...

My girl Riri killing em,...
I c NO mama BeYAWNce anywr in sight!!
D old bitch is played out!!
P.s..for d dumbasses dat wr acting ignorant on d beyonce's uncle's post saying d guy's last name 'Beyince' was made up...
Bunch of ignoramus...
Beyince is Beyonce's moma Tina's maiden name. She just swapped d 'i' 4 'o' 4 Beyonce. So Larry is Tina's bro, hence d Beyince!!
Ignorant mofos!!
Billie jean

Anonymous said...

Kelly my baby. Love ur dress. U rock it. Msm

Anonymous said...

whats miley wearing? Madonna? Am speechless!

Anonymous said...

i see a ring on kelly rowland wedding finger

Anonymous said...

...and none for bey! :p

smiley said...

see ma boo breezy *kisses*

love and the ring said...

Madonna agadi ekwe nka! U hv hd ur reign don't push it. U can't always be relevant.that is so trashy. Selena I love ur dress n Taylor! Looks lk d night was for u. N thank God no kanye to spoil it for u n I love ur dress. Kelly is that rock on ur finger a preamble for d aisle?(sign of d cross+ amen)love ur gown too. N d bitch wt a bitch? Don't get u ma binch.

Aboh lorita said...

J. Lo, kelly u guys rock...wats madonna wearing? Mtchewwww, as if she came for Afrocandys red carpet.

Anonymous said...

Kelly shud be tagged best dressed cs she nailed linda pls post mi comment or else I ll kidnap u

Unknown said...

Kelly nailed it..wow..she looks lovely..... Jlo looks good too... Speaking of crazy Madonna *smh* for her..... But please oo What's Amber Rose putting on... Is she still pregoo? She never born ni ???? #justasking

Anonymous said...

And where was Bruno mars On this list??? Rubbish

Unknown said...

Where is Beyonce Knowles??? Still searching for her with torch and candle

Anonymous said...

Madonna is a rock star she's not looking for fame she's had it years ago and still does that's how madonna has been her fans know that so ur stupid opinions don't count.and as for jules j amber rose looks good the way she is if she naked now una go talk,person wear cloth u complain cuz she dint pop breast like nikki.and anybody that saw no wrong in d breasts of these stars but saw in Genenvive is a racist with backward mentalty.I rest my case

The Ato Nigeria Limited said...

Yes oo My favourite song 10,000 reasons received an award sef

Anonymous said...

Taylor swift wit her popcorn n candy songs. Americans luv crap. Lov dir dresses xcept madonna n d woman wit all her fallen boobs outside. Just sayin...D Curious1

Anonymous said...

it's official Madonna and the sisi wt d dog needs help, they r going bunkers! someone helppppp


Anonymous said...

Kelly Rowland nailed it!! I so love her gown.

Anonymous said...

Yeah she sure did!

Damilola said...

Wow,Taylor swift..nice tho

Unknown said...

U no dey see? Na all d clothes dey nyc? D lady wey even wear black pant abi wetin I go call am sef don kolo, I mean d lady in d last pix ooooo

Unknown said...

Abeg oooo‎​, wetin do chris brown wey he do face like shit

Anonymous said...

Kelly Rowland's become a real fashionista. J-Lo, same ol same ol!! Taylor well, ehn!!

jewel said...

First of let's give nicki some credit..she went out her way to look like a lady,u could do better though. My best is taylor swift..she's always looking trendy. Thumbs up to j.lo,kelly, carly,amber and the lady in black dotted dress(don't know her name).
As for madonna and miley...hmmm...what can I say ladies take a look at the mirror before u jump on the red carpet.

Anonymous said...

Stupid Award..where's my Bruno Mars,chris brown and the likes on that List? Msheeeww! Anyways Kelly Rowland and J'lo killed it,they both Looked fab...Nicki Looked her usual mad self..My Chris Breezy*Lovestruck*,that outfit was Dope...Congrats to all the artistes who won! #Okay Bye


Anonymous said...

You are a man o. Ok

Anonymous said...


Anonymous said...

So much bias in the awards. Taylor ko, tailor ni. No hating but what does she sing?

rinkashivin said...

most of ya'll are going after madonna like you even know her....She is the undisputed queen of pop, she has being giving her fans sex appeal since she got in the game and she's not slowing down any time soon. you can not separate sex from madonna, cuz that's her HOT ticket. imagine Madonna without the sex appeal..she will be DEAD...just like imagining lady gaga without the outlandish cloths and shoes, she will be boring. these are not just artists but entertainers as well. if everyone comes to a red carpet event, dressed like adele, would you wanna keep watching? i don't think so...so free madonna, and clearly for a woman of 53, she has an AMAZING body.

Anonymous said...

How old are u girl? U don't know material girl - MADONNA?

Unknown said...

And she made bey her idol. Illuminati grp of things.

Anonymous said...

Buhahaha @picks,so many drop out on Lib *smh*

mzflambo said...


Anonymous said...

Dts Madonna,dt old witch don miss am teytey!

Anonymous said...

My best dress goes to Kelly, love the fabric and the dress too. Congrats taylor swift. Madonna should just retire. The chic wiv d dog is @ d wrng event.


Anonymous said...

i googled taylor swift, omo the girl na oshofree.. ahan, just online, about 17 people don nak her what abt te unpopular coded guys she go don nak! na wa o! later u peops wee insult riri n uche ogbodo(uche sorry i mentioned u babes)!

Taylor cheap" and "swift! HIAN

Gozzy said...

Best dressed IMO is Selena Gomez.d gown was simply flawless,Kelly looks gud too.it rily was Taylor's nyt bt i,ve got 2 commend Rihanna 4 her hardwork,d gal haz been consistently gud frm day one.Very well deserved!

Anonymous said...

This Is Just Some BS!, How Would They Give Nicki Minaj Best Rap Album, That Album Was Crap And Nas Did A Far More Better Job Than Nicki And Less I Forget DRAKE!!!!!!! Should Have Won That Award

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