2016 Billboard Music Awards + Full List of winners

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    2016 Billboard Music Awards - Press RoomThe Billboard Music Awards held at T-Mobile Arena last night, Sunday May 22, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

    The event was star studded as several celebrities were honoured for their amazing works in the past year. The 2016 event was hosted by Ciara and Ludacris.

    Winners of the night include Rihanna, The Weeknd, Adele, Fetty Wap, Kirk Franklin and more.

    See the full list of winners plus the red carpet photos below.

    Top Artist
    Adele – WINNER
    Justin Bieber
    Drake
    Taylor Swift
    The Weeknd

    Top New Artist
    Fetty Wap – WINNER
    OMI
    Charlie Puth
    Silentó
    Bryson Tiller

    Top Male Artist
    Justin Bieber – WINNER
    Drake
    Fetty Wap
    Ed Sheeran
    The Weeknd

    Top Female Artist
    Adele – WINNER
    Selena Gomez
    Ariana Grande
    Rihanna
    Taylor Swift

    Top Duo/Group
    Maroon 5
    One Direction – WINNER
    twenty one pilots
    The Rolling Stones
    U2

    Top Billboard 200 Artist
    Adele – WINNER
    Justin Bieber
    Drake
    Taylor Swift
    The Weeknd

    Top Hot 100 Artist
    Justin Bieber
    Drake
    Fetty Wap
    Taylor Swift
    The Weeknd – WINNER

    Top Song Sales Artist

    Adele
    Justin Bieber
    Drake
    Fetty Wap
    The Weeknd

    Top Radio Songs Artist
    Justin Bieber
    Ellie Goulding
    Ed Sheeran
    Taylor Swift
    The Weeknd – WINNER

    Top Streaming Songs Artist
    Justin Bieber
    Drake
    Fetty Wap
    Silentó
    The Weeknd – WINNER

    Top Social Media Artist
    Justin Bieber – WINNER
    Selena Gomez
    Ariana Grande
    Demi Lovato
    Taylor Swift

    Top Touring Artist
    Madonna
    One Direction
    The Rolling Stones
    Taylor Swift – WINNER
    U2

    Top R&B Artist
    Chris Brown
    Jeremih
    Rihanna
    Bryson Tiller
    The Weeknd – WINNER

    Top Rap Artist
    Drake – WINNER
    Fetty Wap
    Future
    Wiz Khalifa
    Silentó

    Top Country Artist
    Zac Brown Band
    Luke Bryan – WINNER
    Sam Hunt
    Chris Stapleton
    Carrie Underwood

    Top Rock Artist
    Fall Out Boy
    Elle King
    twenty one pilots – WINNER
    Walk the Moon
    X Ambassadors

    Top Latin Artist
    Banda Sinaloense MS De Sergio Lizárraga
    Juan Gabriel
    Nicky Jam
    Los Plebes del Rancho de Ariel Camacho
    Romeo Santos – WINNER

    Top Dance/Electronic Artist
    The Chainsmokers
    DJ Snake
    David Guetta – WINNER
    Major Lazer
    Zedd

    Top Christian Artist
    Casting Crowns
    Lauren Daigle
    Hillsong United – WINNER
    MercyMe
    Chris Tomlin

    Top Gospel Artist
    Anthony Brown and group therAPy
    Tasha Cobbs
    Kirk Franklin – WINNER
    Travis Greene
    Marvin Sapp

    Top Billboard 200 Album
    Adele, 25 – WINNER
    Justin Bieber, Purpose
    Ed Sheeran, x
    Taylor Swift, 1989
    The Weeknd, Beauty Behind The Madness

    Top Soundtrack
    Empire: Original Soundtrack from Season 1
    Fifty Shades of Grey
    Furious 7
    Guardians of the Galaxy: Awesome Mix Vol. 1
    Pitch Perfect 2 – WINNER

    Top R&B Album
    Chris Brown, Royalty
    Rihanna, Anti
    Bryson Tiller, T R A P S O U L
    Tyrese, Black Rose
    The Weeknd, Beauty Behind The Madness – WINNER

    Top Rap Album
    Drake, If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late
    Drake & Future, What A Time To Be Alive
    Dr. Dre, Compton
    Kendrick Lamar, To Pimp A Butterfly
    Meek Mill, Dreams Worth More Than Money – WINNER

    Top Country Album
    Chris Stapleton, Traveller – WINNER
    Luke Bryan, Kill The Lights
    Sam Hunt, Montevallo
    Zac Brown Band, Jekyll + Hyde
    Carrie Underwood, Storyteller

    Top Rock Album
    Alabama Shakes “Sound & Color”
    David Bowie “Blackstar”
    Coldplay “A Head Full Of Dreams”
    Mumford & Sons “Wilder Mind”
    twenty one pilots, Blurryface – WINNER

    Top Latin Album
    Juan Gabriel, Los Dúo – WINNER
    Juan Gabriel, Mis Número 1…40 Aniversario
    Mana, Cama Incendiada
    Gerardo Ortiz, Hoy Más Fuerte
    Romeo Santos, Formula, Vol. 2

    Top Dance/Electronic Album
    David Guetta, Listen
    Major Lazer, Peace Is The Mission
    ODESZA, In Return
    Skrillex & Diplo, Skrillex and Diplo Present Jack Ü
    Zedd, True Colors – WINNER

    Top Christian Album
    Lauren Daigle “How Can It Be” – WINNER
    Hillsong UNITED “Empires”
    Joey + Rory “Hymns That Are Important To Us”
    TobyMac “This Is Not A Test”
    Chris Tomlin “Adore: Christmas Songs of Worship”

    Top Gospel Album
    Anthony Brown & group therAPy, Everyday Jesus
    Tasha Cobbs, One Place Live
    Kirk Franklin, Losing My Religion – WINNER
    Jonathan McReynolds, Life Music: Stage Two
    Marvin Sapp, You Shall Live

    Top Hot 100 Song
    Adele, “Hello”
    Fetty Wap, “Trap Queen”
    Wiz Khalifa ft. Charlie Puth, “See You Again” – WINNER
    The Weeknd, “Can’t Feel My Face”
    The Weeknd, “The Hills”

    Top Selling Song
    Adele, “Hello” – WINNER
    Wiz Khalifa ft. Charlie Puth, “See You Again”
    OMI, “Cheerleader”
    Rachel Platten, “Fight Song”
    The Weeknd, “The Hills”

    Top Radio Song
    Adele “Hello”
    Wiz Khalifa ft. Charlie Puth, “See You Again”
    Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars, “Uptown Funk!”
    Walk the Moon, “Shut Up And Dance” – WINNER
    The Weeknd, “Can’t Feel My Face”

    Top Streaming Song (Audio)
    Justin Bieber, “Sorry”
    Justin Bieber, “What Do You Mean”
    Fetty Wap, “Trap Queen”
    The Weeknd, “The Hills” – WINNER
    Drake, “Hotline Bling”

    Top Streaming Song (Video)
    Fetty Wap, “Trap Queen”
    Wiz Khalifa ft. Charlie Puth, “See You Again”
    Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars, “Uptown Funk!”
    Silentó, “Watch Me” – WINNER
    The Weeknd, “The Hills”

    Top R&B Song
    Alessia Cara “Here”
    Omarion Featuring Chris Brown & Jhene Aiko, “Post To Be”
    The Weeknd, “Can’t Feel My Face”
    The Weeknd, “Earned It (Fifty Shades of Grey)”
    The Weeknd, “The Hills” – WINNER

    Top Rap Song
    Drake, “Hotline Bling”
    Fetty Wap, “Trap Queen”
    Fetty Wap, “679” feat. Remy Boyz
    Silentó, “Watch Me”
    Wiz Khalifa ft. Charlie Puth, “See You Again” – WINNER

    Top Country Song
    Sam Hunt, “Break Up In A Small Town”
    Sam Hunt, “Take Your Time”
    Little Big Town, “Girl Crush”
    Thomas Rhett, “Die A Happy Man” – WINNER
    Chris Young, “I’m Comin’ Over”

    Top Rock Song
    Fall Out Boy, “Uma Thurman”
    Elle King, “Ex’s & Oh’s”
    twenty one pilots, “Stressed Out”
    Walk the Moon, “Shut Up And Dance” – WINNER
    X Ambassadors, “Renegades”

    Top Latin Song
    J Balvin “Ginza”
    Ariel Camacho y Los Plebes del Rancho, “Te Metiste”
    Nicky Jam & Enrique Iglesias, “El Perdon” – WINNER
    Maluma, “Borro Cassette”
    Romeo Santos, “Propuesta Indecente”

    Top Dance/Electronic Song
    The Chainsmokers Featuring ROZES, “Roses”
    DJ Snake & AlunaGeorge, “You Know You Like It”
    David Guetta feat. Nicki Minaj, Bebe Rexha & Afrojack, “Hey Mama”
    Major Lazer & DJ Snake Featuring MØ, “Lean On” – WINNER
    Skrillex & Diplo, “Where Are Ü Now” with Justin Bieber

    Top Christian Song
    Hillsong UNITED, “Oceans (Where Feet May Fail)” – WINNER
    Hillsong UNITED, “Touch The Sky”
    MercyMe, “Flawless”
    NEEDTOBREATHE Featuring Gavin DeGraw, “Brother”
    Chris Tomlin, “Good Good Father”

    Top Gospel Song
    Anthony Brown and group therAPy, “Worth”
    Erica Campbell feat. Big Shizz, “I Luh God”
    Kirk Franklin, “Wanna Be Happy?” – WINNER
    Travis Greene, “Intentional”
    Brian Courtney Wilson, “Worth Fighting For”

    Billboard Chart Achievement Award (Fan-Voted)
    Rihanna – WINNER
    Adele
    Drake
    The Weeknd
    Little Big Town