The winners of the 2016 Billboard Awards as it happened last night

Posted on May 22 2016 , at 09:12 pm
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Ludacris and Ciara are hosts for 2016 Billboard Awards
Ludacris and Ciara are hosts for 2016 Billboard Awards

The 2016 Billboard Awards is happening in Las Vegas tonight and we will be presenting the real-time announcement of winners.

Hosted by Ciara and Ludacris, the awards show is set to be full of excitement.

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Leading the pack for the evening’s awards show is The Weeknd with a whopping 19 nominations in 16 categories while Justin Bieber and Drake follow closely by appearing in 10 categories each.

Britney Spears and Canadian songstress Celine Dion have already been announced as early winners for two separate awards.

Be sure to get real-time updates of winners from the show by sticking with us.

Without further ado, the winner is………..

Taylor Swift.    Photo:Billboard
Taylor Swift. Photo:Billboard
Millennium Award: Britney Spears
Icon Award: Celine Dion
Top Artist: Adele
Top New Artist: Fetty Wap
Top Male Artist: Justin Bieber
Top Female Artist: Adele
Top Duo/Group: One Direction
Top Billboard 200 Artist: Adele
Top Hot 100 Artist: The Weeknd
Top Song Sales Artist: The Weeknd
Top Radio Songs Artist: The Weeknd
Top Streaming Songs Artist: The Weeknd
Top Social Media Artist: Justin Bieber
Top Touring Artist: Taylor Swift
Top R&B Artist: The Weeknd
Top Rap Artist: Drake
Top Country Artist: Luke Bryan
Top Rock Artist: twenty one pilots
Top Latin Artist: Romeo Santos
Top Dance/Electronic Artist: David Guetta
Top Christina Artist: Hillsong United
Top Gospel Artist: Kirk Franklin
Top Billboard 200 Album: Adele, 25
Top Soundtrack: Pitch Perfect 2
Top R&B Album: The Weeknd, Beauty Behind the Madness
The Weeknd with his award. Photo:Kevin Winter/Getty Images
The Weeknd with his award. Photo:Kevin Winter/Getty Images

Top Rap Album: Meek Mill, Dreams Worth More Than Money
Top Country Album:
Chris Stapleton, Traveller
Top Rock Album
twenty one pilots, Blurryface
Top Latin Album
Juan Gabriel, Los Dúo
Top Dance/Electronic Album:
Zedd, True Colors
Top Christian Album
Lauren Daigle, How Can It Be
Top Gospel Album
Kirk Franklin, Losing My Religion
Billboard Chart Achievement Award (Fan-Voted): 
Top Hot 100 Song
Wiz Khalifa feat. Charlie Puth, “See You Again”
Top Selling Song:
Adele, “Hello”
Top Radio Song:
Walk the Moon, “Shut Up and Dance”
Top Streaming Song (Audio):
The Weeknd, “The Hills”
Top Streaming Song (Video)
Silentó, “Watch Me”
Top R&B Song
The Weeknd, “The Hills”
Top Rap Song
Wiz Khalifa ft. Charlie Puth, “See You Again”
Top Country Song
Thomas Rhett, “Die A Happy Man”
Top Rock Song
Walk the Moon, “Shut Up And Dance”
Top Latin Song
Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias, “El Perdon”
Top Dance/Electronic Song
Major Lazer & DJ Snake Featuring MØ, “Lean On”
Top Christian Song: 
Hillsong UNITED, “Oceans (Where Feet May Fail)”
Top Gospel Song
Kirk Franklin, “Wanna Be Happy?”

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