Las Vegas . Nothing goes without Taylor Swift at the Billboard Music Awards : 14 times she was nominated , eight awards granted it off. Anyone else could look forward to.
The competition placed complete shade on Taylor Swift at the Billboard Music Awards . The 25 - year-old won on Sunday evening ( local time) in Las Vegas eight of prices, especially in major categories. Iggy Azalea , Pharrell Williams and Sam Smith each won three , One Direction and John Legend two awards . Prices of Musikauswerter and Hit maker billboard are not as prominent as the Grammys or the American Music Awards , yet highly sought in the industry .
Swift was nominated in 14 of the approximately 40 categories . She won the main prize as " Top Artist " , but also received the honors as best artist for the best top 200 album and best video . Ironically, in the Country category Swift won nothing because the Award went to Florida Georgia Line. Swift is usually known as the Country musician because it has its roots . Her musical style is now but clearly Pop .
Sam Smith gets three awards
The Englishman Smith was nominated 13 times , he was honored as the best artist , best radio artist and best young artists . Azalea has also won the award , who was nominated twelve times . The Australian get the awards as best female rapper , best rap song and as for the best streaming artist . Last year, Justin Timberlake was at the Billboard Awards with seven awards cleared , including in the categories best artist , best rhythm and blues album and best male artist . In recent years, Justin Bieber has always belonged to the winners . He got this time an award as "the best social artist " .