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Drake Announced As One Of The Live Performers At The 2017 Billboard Music Awards

May 13, 2017 by Danny M

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Drake Announced As One Of The Live Performers At The 2017 Billboard Music Awards

After finding out Nicki Minaj will be one of the performers, it has now been announced that her Young Money label-mate Drake will perform live at this year’s Billboard Music Awards.

The 2017 Billboard Music Awards will broadcast live from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada later this month on May 21st at 8:00PM EST on ABC.

If you can recall, Drizzy also has a record breaking 22 nominations at the awards show. You can check all of those out here!

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Nicki Minaj Announced As One Of The Live Performers At The 2017 Billboard Music Awards

May 10, 2017 by Danny M

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Nicki Minaj Announced As One Of The Live Performers At 2017 Billboard Music Awards

It has been announced that Nicki Minaj will be one of the live performers at this year’s Billboard Music Awards.

The Young Money Barbie will be opening up the show, which will broadcast live May 21st at 8:00PM on ABC.

Don’t forget that Nicki and her YM label-mate Drake are also up for awards at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards! Will you be tuning in?

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Drake & Nicki Minaj Are Both Nominated At The 2017 Billboard Music Awards

April 10, 2017 by Danny M

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Drake & Nicki Minaj Are Both Nominated At The 2017 Billboard Music Awards

The nominations for the 2017 Billboard Music Awards have been announced today and Drake was one of the most nominated music artists.

Drizzy was nominated a total of 22 times in the categories: “Top Artist”, “Top Male Artist”, “Top Billboard 200 Artist”, “Top Hot 100 Artist”, “Top Song Sales Artist”, “Top Radio Songs Artist”, “Top Streaming Songs Artist”, “Top Rap Artist”, “Top Rap Tour”, “Top Billboard 200 Album”, “Top Rap Album”, “Top Hot 100 Song”, “Top Selling Song”, “Top Radio Song”, “Top Streaming Song (Audio)”, “Top Collaboration”, “Top R&B Song”, “Top R&B Collaboration”, and “Top Rap Song”.

Nicki Minaj also received a nomination in the “Billboard Chart Achievement Award” category. This year’s Billboard Music Awards will air May 21st at 8:00PM on ABC. You can see who the Young Money artists’ competition is to win their awards below!

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Drake Wins “Top Rap Artist” At The 2016 Billboard Music Awards

May 27, 2016 by Danny M

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Drake Wins Top Rap Artist At The 2016 Billboard Music Awards

Last weekend (May 22nd), the 2016 Billboard Music Awards took place from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Drake had 11 nominations at the awards show and he was the winner of 1 award, which was in the “Top Rap Artist” category.

Congratulations to Drizzy on his win! He beat out Fetty Wap, Future, Wiz Khalifa, and Silento to win the award.

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Drake Receives 11 & Nicki Minaj Earns 1 Nomination At The 2016 Billboard Music Awards

April 12, 2016 by Danny M

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Drake Receives 11 & Nicki Minaj Earns 1 Nomination At The 2016 Billboard Music Awards

Yesterday, the finalists for the 2016 Billboard Music Awards were announced and Young Money’s Drake and Nicki Minaj both picked up nominations. This year’s awards show will be hosted by Ludacris and Ciara at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on May 22nd.

Drizzy earned 11 nominations in the categories: “Top Artist”, “Top Male Artist”, “Top Billboard 200 Artist”, “Top Hot 100 Artist”, “Top Song Sales Artist”, “Top Streaming Songs Artist”, “Top Rap Artist”, “Top Rap Album”, “Top Streaming Song”, and “Top Rap Song”.

The Barbie picked up 1 nomination in the “Top Dance/Electronic Song” category for David Guetta’s “Hey Mama” single. If you are wondering how Billboard choose their finalists, it is explained below. You can also see who Drizzy Drake and Nicki will be going up against in their categories for their awards after the jump below!

Billboard Music Awards finalists are based on key fan interactions with music, including album and digital songs sales, radio airplay, streaming, touring and social interactions on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Spotify and other popular online destinations for music. These measurements are tracked year-round by Billboard and its data partners, including Nielsen Music and Next Big Sound. The awards are based on the reporting period of tracking dates March 23, 2015 through March 17, 2016 and Billboard chart dates April 11, 2015 through April 2, 2016. Since 1940, the Billboard charts have been the go-to guide for ranking the popularity of songs and albums, and are the ultimate measure of a musician’s success.

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Nicki Minaj Performs Live At The 2015 Billboard Music Awards With David Guetta [Video]

May 17, 2015 by Danny M

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Nicki Minaj Performs Live At The 2015 Billboard Music Awards With David Guetta

Nicki Minaj performed live during the 2015 Billboard Music Awards tonight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

The Young Money Barbie performed her “The Night Is Still Young” single live before David Guetta came out to join her and perform “Hey Mama“.

You can watch Nicki‘s full performance in the video after the jump below!

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Nicki Minaj To Perform Live At The 2015 Billboard Music Awards

May 12, 2015 by Danny M

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Nicki Minaj To Perform Live At The 2015 Billboard Music Awards

Nicki Minaj has been confirmed as a performer at the 2015 Billboard Music Awards, which will be broadcasting live on Sunday, May 17th from 8PM EST at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

The Young Money Barbie will be performing her “The Night Is Still Young” single, as well as also performing “Hey Mama” live with David Guetta.

If you didn’t already know, Nicki is nominated 4 times at this year’s Billboard Music Awards. Her YM label-mates Lil Wayne and Drake are also nominated too, but there is no word just yet on if they will be in attendance!

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