2020 Billboard Music Awards: Billie Eilish wins two trophies, fans ask 'when does Ariana Grande win?'
The 18-year-old British singer has scored 12 nominations this year, only behind rapper Lil Nas X with 13 nods and Post Malone with the maximum 16 nominations
Billie Eilish, who was nominated in the category of Top Billboard 200 Album at 2020 Billboard Music Awards, has won the award for her project ‘When We Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go'. And that’s not it. The young crooner has also scooped the award for Top Female Artist at the awards ceremony. The 18-year-old British singer has scored a total of 12 nominations this year only behind rapper Lil Nas X with 13 nods and Post Malone with the maximum 16 nominations.
‘When We Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go’ is Billie’s first full-length mainstream project. Artistes namely Taylor Swift, Khalid, Post Malone and Ariana Grande were nominated in the Top Billboard 200 Album category. Whereas, for the Top Female Artist category, Billie won against contenders such as Ariana, Halsey, Lizzo and Taylor.
As soon as the news of her winning the coveted awards surfaced, her elated fans logged into Twitter to express their excitement. One user said, "Love you, my avocado! You deserve it! @billieeilish #BBMAs #BBMAS2020 #TopFemaleArtist." One fan tweeted, "Billie, you have a voice that can evoke emotions when you sing. I love listening to you." Another loyal fan stated, "Congrats to @billieeilish for ur wins girl keep doing you, never give in to the hate ur awesome." Another fan added, "At this point I wouldn’t be surprised if Billie Ellish got all the awards again for the BBMAs." One user said, "When is the award where Ariana wins? Billie won all the grammys that Ariana was nominated for."
Billie, you have a voice that can evoke emotions when you sing. I love listening to you.— Elie (@Eli414) October 15, 2020
Congrats to @billieeilish for ur wins girl keep doing you, never give in to the hate ur awesome 💗— ☾ (@SaCap666) October 15, 2020
at this point I wouldn’t be surprised if Billie Ellish got all the awards again for the BBMAs— 𝐌𝐀𝐑𝐈𝐍𝐄𝐋⁷ (@trulykookie) October 15, 2020
When is the award where Ariana wins? Billie won all the grammys that Ariana was nominated for.— DarlenelovesAlly!! (@Allyiscute1993) October 15, 2020
After being postponed for several months due to the global pandemic, the 2020 Billboard Music Awards are finally here. The award ceremony is being hosted by Kelly Clarkson, who has returned to the awards stage for the third time in a row.
BBMAs will feature much-awaited performances from some of the biggest selling artists on the planet such as Alicia Keys, Bad Bunny, BTS, Post Malone, Doja Cat, Saint JHN, Sia and Garth Brooks.
BBMAs are currently being broadcasted live straight from Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on NBC and you can also livestream the award show on NBC Live. The 2020 Billboard Music Awards were first scheduled for April 29, 2020, but as mentioned earlier, it got delayed due to the unfortunate Covid-19 lockdown.