(CelebrityAccess) Billboard has announced the nominees for its upcoming Billboard Music Awards and apparently there are lots and lots of awards to give out, with Kendrick Lamar, Bruno Mars and Ed Sheeran leading the pack with a whopping 15 nominations each.
Post Malone has 13 awards, Imagine Dragons has 11, Drake has nine and Justin Bieber and Cardi B have eight. Many are expected to attend the event which is scheduled for May 20 at Las Vegas’ MGM Grand Garden Arena.
Lamar, Mars and Sheeran received nominations for Top Artist, Top Male Artist, Top Hot 100 Artist, Top Hot 100 Song and Top Songs Sales Artist, among others.
Post Malone received 13 nominations including Top Male Artist, Top Hot 100 Artist, Top Rap Artist, Top Billboard 200 Album, plus two nominations in the Top Streaming Song (Audio) category.
Imagine Dragons received 11 nominations, including Top Duo/Group, Top Hot 100 Artist, Top Rock Artist, and two nominations in the Top Rock Song and Top Selling Song categories.
Additional top nominees include Drake with 9, Justin Bieber and Cardi B with 8, and Daddy Yankee and Luis Fonsi with 7 nominations.
In addition to Cardi B, other top female nominees include Taylor Swift with 5 and Camila Cabello with 4 nominations.