The 2022 Billboard Music Awards were held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday. It was hosted by Sean “Diddy” Combs.
In attendance were Becky G, Travis Scott, Doja Cat, Machine Gun Kelly, and Megan Thee Stallion to name a few.
Check out pictures from the red carpet.
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Mary J. Blige received the Icon Award for being an influential music maker. The singer, known as the Queen of Hip-Hop Soul, was presented the award by Janet Jackson.
Olivia Rodrigo and Kanye West, known as Ye, took home the most awards with six during a non-televised ceremony. Rodrigo was awarded best new artist.
The Kid LAROI became a first-time winner, taking home five wins for his song "Stay" with Justin Bieber - whose Billboard Music Awards win count rose to 26.
Doja Cat came away with four awards. She won top R&B artist and R&B female artist for the second consecutive year, along with top R&B album and female artist.
Taylor Swift - who has the second most-ever award show wins with 29 - won four awards. Bad Bunny received two wins while R&B duo Silk Sonic, comprised of Bruno Mars and Anderson. Paak, won their first-ever award for top R&B song for "Leave the Door Open."
The show honours Billboard Charts' top artists of the year in 62 categories of different music genres.
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