“BILLBOARD MUSIC AWARDS 2018″: PREMIATI ED SHEERAN, TAYLOR SWIFT ED “IMAGINE DRAGONS”. A JANET JACKSON, IL PRESTIGIOSO “ICON AWARD”..

"BILLBOARD MUSIC AWARDS 2018" - Premiate Janet Jackson e Taylor Swift

 

 

Dalla MGM Grand Garden Arena, nello stato del Nevadaa Las Vegas, è andata in scena ieri notte, l’edizione 2018 dei “Billboard Music Awards“, che quest’anno ha visto trionfare, tra gli altri.. Ed Sheeran, risultato il “miglior artista” e “miglior artista maschile” e premiato con la sua “Shape of You” come “canzone più suonata in radio”.. Taylor Swift, come “miglior artista femminile” e per l’“album più venduto” con il suo “Reputation”.. gli “Imagine Dragons”, come “miglior gruppo” e i “migliori artisti rock”, con il “miglior album rock” per “Evolve” e la “miglior canzone rock” con “Believer”.. ed, infine, Janet Jackson quarta donna a ricevere l’“Icon Award”, prima di lei attribuito negli scorsi anni a Cher e Celine Dion.

Ad aprire lo show è stata Ariana Grande, con il suo ultimo singolo.. “No Tears Left To Cry”.. salita sul palco come Dua Lipa, che ha sorpreso a cavalcioni di un grosso fenicottero di scena.. Christina Aguilera e Demi Lovato, che insieme hanno cantato “Fall in Line”.. Jennifer Lopez che ha eseguito dal vivo la sua “Dinero“.. ed è stato reso omaggio anche allo scomparso dj svedese, Avicii.. ricordato da Halsey e dal duo dei “The Chainsmokers”.. come mostra il breve video di seguito ripubblicato sul profilo Twitter ufficiale dell’evento..

 

 

 

 

 Ecco di seguito l’elenco, con tutti i vincitori delle categorie più rappresentative:

 

Top Artist: Ed Sheeran, Drake, Kendrick Lamar, Bruno Mars, Taylor Swift

Top New Artist: Khalid, 21 Savage, Camila Cabello, Cardi B, Kodak Black

Top Male Artist: Ed Sheeran, Drake, Kendrick Lamar, Bruno Mars, Post Malone

Top Female Artist: Taylor Swift, Camila Cabello, Cardi B, Halsey, Demi Lovato

Top Duo/Group: “Imagine Dragons, “The Chainsmokers”, “Coldplay”, “U2”, “Migos”

Top Billboard 200 Artist: Drake, Kendrick Lamar, Ed Sheeran, Chris Stapleton, Taylor Swift

Top Hot 100 Artist: Ed Sheeran, “Imagine Dragons”, Kendrick Lamar, Bruno Mars, Post Malone

Top Song Sales Artist: Ed Sheeran, “Imagine Dragons”, Kendrick Lamar, Post Malone, Bruno Mars

Top Radio Songs Artist: Ed Sheeran, Halsey, Bruno Mars, Charlie Puth, “Imagine Dragons”

Top Touring Artist: “U2”, Bruno Mars, “Coldplay”, “Guns N’ Roses”, Ed Sheeran

Top Social Media Artist: BTS”, Justin Bieber, Demi Lovato, Ariana Grande, Shawn Mendes

Top Streaming Songs Artist Kendrick Lamar, Cardi B, Drake, Post Malone, Ed Sheeran

Top R&B Artist: Bruno Mars, Chris Brown, Khalid, SZA, “The Weeknd”

Top Rap Artist: Kendrick Lamar, Drake, Post Malone, “Migos”, Lil Uzi Vert

Top Country Artist: Chris Stapleton, Thomas Rhett, Sam Hunt, Luke Combs, Kane Brown

Top Rock Artist: “Imagine Dragons”, “Linkin Park”, “Twenty One Pilots”, “Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers”, “Portugal.The Man”

Top Latin Artist: Ozuna, Daddy Yankee, Luis Fonsi, Romeo Santos, J Balvin

Top Dance/Electronic Artist: “The Chainsmokers”, Calvin Harris, Kygo, Marshmello, “ODESZA”

Billboard Chart Achievement Award: Camila Cabello, Cardi B, Drake, Sam Hunt, Ed Sheeran

 

 

ALBUM AWARDS

Top Billboard 200 Album: Kendrick Lamar,“DAMN.” –  Drake, “More Life” – Post Malone, “Stoney” – Ed Sheeran, ÷ “Divide” – Taylor Swift, “Reputation

Top R&B Album: Bruno Mars, “24K Magic” – Khalid, “American Teen” – SZA, “CTRL” –  XXXTentacion, “17” –  “The Weeknd”, “Starboy”  

Top Rap Album: Kendrick Lamar, “DAMN.” – Drake, “More Life” – Post Malone, “Stoney” – Lil Uzi Vert, “Luv Is Rage 2”“Migos”, “Culture″

Top Country Album Chris Stapleton, “From A Room: Volume 1” – Brett Young, “Brett Young” – Kane Brown, “Kane Brown” – Luke Combs, “This One’s For You” – Thomas Rhett, “Life Changes”

Top Rock Album: “Imagine Dragons”, “Evolve”“Linkin Park”, “One More Light”“Panic! At The Disco”, “Death of a Bachelor“Portugal.The Man”, “Woodstock” “U2”, “Songs of Experience”

Top Latin Album Ozuna, “Odisea” – Shakira, “El Dorado” – Romeo Santos, “Golden″ – Nicky Jam, “Fenix” – Christian Nodal, “Me Deje Llevar”

Top Dance/Electronic Album: “The Chainsmokers”, “Memories.. Do Not Open” – AVICII, “AVĨCI (01)” – Calvin Harris, “Funk Wav Bounces Vol.1” “ODESZA”, “A Moment Apart” – Kygo, “Stargazing”

Top Soundtrack: “Moana”“Black Panther”“Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol.2 : Awesome Mix Vol.2 ” “The Fate of the Furious: The Album”“The Greatest Showman”

 

 

SONG AWARDS

Top Hot 100 Song: Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee ft. Justin Bieber, “Despacito” – Ed Sheeran, “Shape of You”  – Post Malone ft. 21Savage, “Rockstar”  – Kendrick Lamar, “Humble.” –  Brumo Mars, “That’s What I Like”

Top Selling Song: Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee ft. Justin Bieber, “Despacito” “Imagine Dragons”, “Believer” – “Imagine Dragons”, “Thunder” – Ed Sheeran, “Perfect”  – Sam Hunt, “Body Like A Back Road”

Top Radio Song: Ed Sheeran, “Shape of You” “The Chainsmokers” & “Coldplay”, “Something Just Like This” – “Imagine Dragons”, “Believer” – Bruno Mars, “That’s What I Like”  – Charlie Puth, “Attention”

Top Streaming Song (Audio): Kendrick Lamar,“Humble.”  – Post Malone ft. 21Savage, “Rockstar” – Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee ft. Justin Bieber, “Despacito” – Lil Uzi Vert, “XO Tour LLIF3” – Post Malone ft. Quavo, “Congratulations

Top Streaming Song (Video): Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee ft. Justin Bieber, “Despacito” – Cardi B, “Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)” – Lil Pump, “Gucci Gang” – Bruno Mars, “That’s What I Like” – Ed Sheeran, “Shape of You”

Top R&B Song: Bruno Mars, “That’s What I Like” – Bruno Mars ft. Cardi B, “Finesse” – Dj Khaled ft. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller, “Wild Thoughts” – Khalid, “Young Dumb & Broke” – Childish Gambino, “Redbone”

Top Rap Song: Post Malone ft. 21Savage, “Rockstar” – Kendrick Lamar, “Humble.” – Dj Khaled ft. Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance The Rapper & Lil Wayne, “I’m The One” – French Montana ft. Swae Lee, “Unforgettable” – Cardi B, “Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)”

Top Country Song: Sam Hunt, “Body Like A Back Road” – Brett Young, “In Case You Didn’t Know” – Kane Brown ft. Lauren Alaina, “What Ifs” – Bebe Rexha & “Florida Georgia Line”, “Meant To Be” – Dustin Lynch, “Small Town Boy”

Top Rock Song: “Imagine Dragons”, “Believer” – “Imagine Dragons”, “Thunder”“Linkin Park” ft. Kiiara, “Heavy”“Portugal.The Man”, “Feel It Still” – “The Revivalists”, “Wish I Knew You”

Top Latin Song: Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee ft. Justin Bieber, “Despacito” – Becky G ft. Bad Bunny, “Mayores” – J Balvin & Willy William ft. Beyoncè, “Mi Gente” – Maluma, “Felices Los 4” – Wisin ft. Ozuna, “Escapate Conmigo”

Top Dance/Electronic Song: “The Chainsmokers” & “Coldplay”, “Something Just Like This”“Cheat Codes” ft. Demi Lovato, “No Promises”  – Kygo & Selena Gomez, “It Ain’t Me”  – Zedd & Alessia Cara, “Stay”“Clean Bandit” ft. Sean Paul & Ann-Marie, “Rockabye”

 

via http://www.billboard.com

 

 

 

E sul tappeto rosso hanno sfilato: le attrici.. Mila Kunis in David Koma e Jenna Dewan in Zuhair Murad, la modella Hailey Baldwin in Alexandre Vauthier.. il cantante John Legend in Gucci.. e le colleghe.. Dua Lipa in Alexandre Vauthier, Demi Lovato in Dior, Christina Aguilera in 16Arlington, Halsey in Redemption, Taylor Swift in Atelier Versace e J Lo in Roberto Cavalli..