The 2022 Billboard Music Awards took place on May 15, 2022, in Las Vegas. They were hosted by Sean “Diddy” Combs and executive produced by Robert Deaton. You can catch the show live on NBC or stream it on Peacock. In case you missed the show, be sure to check Peacock for all of your award show needs. Hopefully, you’ll find some of these topics interesting.
Kanye West wins top rap song
Drake, Kanye West, and the rest of the Hip-Hop community took home major awards at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday night. The event, hosted by Sean “Diddy” Combs, recognized artists who have achieved success through album and song sales, radio play, touring, social engagement, and more. The list of winners is impressive, and Drake won multiple awards, including top rap artist, top rap song, and top rap album.
Kanye West was one of several winners in the rap and gospel categories, as well. His ‘We Are the Champions’ won the Top Rap Song award, and he won three other categories, including Top Christian Album and Top Gospel Album. Kanye also won a record-setting six awards for Christian and Gospel Album, and his single “Born to Love You” won top gospel song.
Doja Cat wins top country album
Doja Cat is a hip hop artist from Nashville, Tennessee, and she recently won two Grammys. She also won for top Rhythm and Blues Album, and she has been caught on camera accidentally puffing on smoke. But this is a moment to celebrate, as she celebrated both of her wins by letting out smoke and sipping drinks. So here are her top picks for the night!
She is currently on tour with The Weeknd and has been playing festivals, such as Coachella. She has already released a new song, “Say Something Nice,” and has been a featured act at Coachella. But what does her win at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards mean for her career? We’ll find out on May 15 from Las Vegas. Until then, enjoy Doja Cat on tour with The Weeknd and other artists!
Becky G rips off her jacket for “Mamiii”
Becky G performed a medley of singles from her new album, Esquemas, on Saturday night’s MTV Video Music Awards. “Mamiii” featuring Karol G and “Baile Con Mi Ex” with Angus Cloud were two of the highlights. “Baile Con Mi Ex” also topped the Billboard Hot Latin Songs chart.
The singer revealed the new track on Instagram and drew attention to the dress’ waist-framing cutouts and lacework pattern. The dress took a month to make, and included dozens of hand-sewn beads and teardrop-shaped rhinestones. She accompanied the post with a heart-eye emoji.
Teyana Taylor rips off her jacket for “Mo Money, Mo Problems”
Teyana Taylor has released a new music video for her song “How You Want It?” The clip is an homage to the classic ’90s music videos, featuring a sample of the ’97 hit by The Notorious B.I.G., which the singer penned under his Bad Boy and Arista Records labels. Teyana Taylor also rips off her jacket for the song, which samples LL Cool J’s ’97 single, “Doin It.” The clip begins with Teyana dancing on a white carpet in front of a ’90s-styled photo shoot.