Billboard Music Awards 2021 Full Winners List: The Weeknd and BTS win big, Bad Bunny bags Top Latin Artist

The Weeknd, who earned a record 16 nominations at 2021 BBMAs, managed to take home 10 awards including the biggest win of the night for Top Artist


                            Billboard Music Awards 2021 Full Winners List: The Weeknd and BTS win big, Bad Bunny bags Top Latin Artist
BTS, The Weeknd and Bad Bunny at Billboard Music Awards 2021 (Getty Images/BTS Official Twitter)

One of the most awaited award ceremonies of the year, the 2021 Billboard Music Awards (BBMAs), was finally held at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday, May 23. Apart from stellar performances from top artists such as Alicia Keys, Bad Bunny, BTS, DJ Khaled featuring H.E.R., Migos, and Doja Cat and SZA, we also saw some of the top global musicians winning big.

The Weeknd, who earned a record 16 nominations at BBMAs, managed to take home 10 awards including the biggest win of the night for Top Artist. He also finally got rid of his red suit and hinted towards new music. Taylor Swift won the Top Female Artist while hip-hop heavyweight Drake was announced as the winner of Artist of the Decade. K-pop legends BTS also dominated the awards, winning Top Selling Artist, Top Duo/Group, Top Song Sales Artist, Top Social Artist and Top Selling Song for their hit ‘Dynamite’. Bad Bunny won the coveted Top Latin Artist while Pop Smoke, who received nods in 10 categories, posthumously won Top Billboard 200 Album for ‘Shoot for the Stars, Aim for the Moon.’
 
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The Weeknd, winner of the Top Artist Award, Top Male Artist Award, Top Hot 100 Artist Award, Top Radio Songs Artist Award, Top R&B Artist Award, Top R&B Album Award, Top Billboard 200 Album Award, Top Hot 100 Song Presented by Rockstar Award, Top Radio Song Award, and Top R&B Song Award poses backstage for the 2021 Billboard Music Awards, broadcast on May 23, 2021 at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California (Getty Images)

Full Winners List

Top Artist

Drake
Juice WRLD
Pop Smoke
Taylor Swift
The Weeknd - WINNER

Top New Artist

Gabby Barrett
Doja Cat
Jack Harlow
Rod Wave
Pop Smoke - WINNER

Top Male Artist

Drake
Juice WRLD
Lil Baby
Pop Smoke
The Weeknd- WINNER

Top Female Artist

Billie Eilish
Ariana Grande
Dua Lipa
Megan Thee Stallion
Taylor Swift- WINNER



 

Top Duo/Group

AC/DC
AJR
Dan + Shay
Maroon 5
BTS - WINNER

Top Billboard 200 Artist

Drake
Juice WRLD
Pop Smoke
Post Malone
Taylor Swift - WINNER

Top Hot 100 Artist

DaBaby
Drake
Dua Lipa
Pop Smoke
The Weeknd - WINNER

Top Streaming Songs Artist

DaBaby
Lil Baby
Pop Smoke
The Weeknd
Drake - WINNER



 

Top Song Sales Artist

Justin Bieber
Megan Thee Stallion
Morgan Wallen
The Weeknd
BTS - WINNER

Top Radio Songs Artist

Justin Bieber
Lewis Capaldi
Dua Lipa
Harry Styles
The Weeknd- WINNER

Top Social Artist (Fan-Voted)

Blackpink
Ariana Grande
SB1
Seventeen
BTS - WINNER



 

Top R&B Artist

Jhené Aiko
Justin Bieber
Chris Brown
Doja Cat
The Weeknd - WINNER

Top R&B Male Artist

Justin Bieber
Chris Brown
The Weeknd - WINNER

Top R&B Female Artist

Jhené Aiko
SZA
Doja Cat - WINNER



 

Top Rap Artist

DaBaby
Drake
Juice WRLD
Lil Baby
Pop Smoke - WINNER

Top Rap Male Artist

Juice WRLD
Lil Baby
Pop Smoke - WINNER

Top Rap Female Artist

Cardi B
Saweetie
Megan Thee Stallion - WINNER

Top Country Artist

Gabby Barrett
Kane Brown
Luke Combs
Chris Stapleton
Morgan Wallen - WINNER 

Morgan Wallen (Getty Images)

Top Country Male Artist

Luke Combs
Chris Stapleton
Morgan Wallen - WINNER

Top Country Female Artist

Maren Morris
Carrie Underwood
Gabby Barrett - WINNER

Top Country Duo/Group

Dan + Shay
Maddie & Tae
Florida Georgia Line - WINNER

Top Rock Artist

AC/DC
AJR
Five Finger Death Punch
Twenty One Pilots 
Machine Gun Kelly - WINNER

Machine Gun Kelly, winner of the Top Rock Album Award poses backstage for the 2021 Billboard Music Awards, broadcast on May 23, 2021, at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California (Getty Images)

Top Latin Artist

Anuel AA

Bad Bunny- WINNER
J Balvin
Maluma
Ozuna

Top Latin Male Artist

J Balvin
Ozuna
Bad Bunny - WINNER

Top Latin Female Artist

Becky G
Rosalía
Karol G - WINNER



 

Top Latin Duo/Group

Banda MS de Sergio Lizárraga
Los Dos Carnales
Eslabón Armado - WINNER

Top Dance/Electronic Artist

The Chainsmokers
Kygo
Marshmello
Surf Mesa
Lady Gaga - WINNER

Top Christian Artist

Casting Crowns
For King & Country
Carrie Underwood
Zach Williams
Elevation Worship - WINNER

Top Gospel Artist

Kirk Franklin
Koryn Hawthorne
Tasha Cobbs Leonard
Maverick City Music
Kanye West- WINNER 

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Top Billboard 200 Album

Juice WRLD, ‘Legends Never Die’
Lil Baby, ‘My Turn’
Pop Smoke, ‘Shoot for the Stars, Aim for the Moon’- WINNER
Taylor Swift, ‘Folklore’
The Weeknd, ‘After Hours’

Top R&B Album

Jhené Aiko, ‘Chilombo’
Chris Brown & Young Thug, ‘Slime & B’
Doja Cat, ‘Hot Pink’
Kehlani, ‘It Was Good Until It Wasn't’
The Weeknd, 'After Hours' – WINNER



 

Top Rap Album

DaBaby, ‘Blame It on Baby’
Juice WRLD, ‘Legends Never Die’
Lil Baby, ‘My Turn’
Lil Uzi Vert, ‘Eternal Atake’
Pop Smoke, ‘Shoot for the Stars, Aim for the Moon’ - WINNER

Top Country Album

Gabby Barrett, ‘Goldmine’
Sam Hunt, ‘Southside’
Chris Stapleton, ‘Starting Over’
Carrie Underwood, ‘My Gift’
Morgan Wallen, ‘Dangerous: The Double Album’ - WINNER

Top Rock Album

AC/DC, ‘Power Up’
Miley Cyrus, ‘Plastic Hearts’
Glass Animals, ‘Dreamland’
Bruce Springsteen, ‘Letter to You’
Machine Gun Kelly, ‘Tickets to My Downfall’ - WINNER

Top Latin Album

Anuel AA, ‘Emmanuel’
Bad Bunny, ‘El Último Tour Del Mundo’
Bad Bunny, ‘Las que no iban a salir’
J Balvin, ‘Colores’
Bad Bunny, ‘YHLQMDLG’ - WINNER



 

Top Dance/Electronic Album

DJ Snake, ‘Carte Blanche
Gryffin, ‘Gravity’
Kygo, ‘Golden Hour’
Kylie Minogue, ‘Disco
Lady Gaga, ‘Chromatica’ - WINNER

Top Christian Album

Bethel Music, ‘Peace’
Elevation Worship, ‘Grave Into Gardens’
We The Kingdom, ‘Holy Water’
Zach Williams, ‘Rescue Story’
Carrie Underwood, ‘My Gift’- WINNER

Top Gospel Album

Koryn Hawthorne, ‘I Am’
Tasha Cobbs Leonard, ‘Royalty: Live at the Ryman’
Maverick City Music, ‘Maverick City Vol. 3 Part 2’
Kierra Sheard, ‘Kierra’
Maverick City Music, ‘Maverick City Vol. 3 Part 1’- WINNER

Top Hot 100 Song

24kGoldn ft. Iann Dior, ‘Mood’
Gabby Barrett ft. Charlie Puth, ‘I Hope’
Chris Brown & Young Thug, ‘Go Crazy’
DaBaby ft. Roddy Ricch, ‘Rockstar’
The Weeknd, ‘Blinding Lights’ - WINNER

Top Streaming Song

Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion, ‘WAP’
Future ft Drake, ‘Life Is Good’
Jack Harlow ft DaBaby, Tory Lanez, & Lil Wayne, ‘What's Poppin’
The Weeknd, ‘Blinding Lights’
DaBaby ft Roddy Ricch, ‘Rockstar’ - WINNER

Top Selling Song

Gabby Barrett ft. Charlie Puth, ‘I Hope’
Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion, ‘WAP’
Megan Thee Stallion, ‘Savage’
The Weeknd, ‘Blinding Lights’
BTS, ‘Dynamite’ - WINNER



 

Top Radio Song

Gabby Barrett ft. Charlie Puth, ‘I Hope’
Chris Brown & Young Thug, ‘Go Crazy’
Dua Lipa, ‘Don't Start Now’
Harry Styles, ‘Adore You’
The Weeknd, ‘Blinding Lights’ - WINNER

Top Collaboration (Fan-Voted)

24kGoldn ft. Iann Dior, ‘Mood’
Chris Brown & Young Thug, ‘Go Crazy’
DaBaby ft. Roddy Ricch, ‘Rockstar’
Jack Harlow ft. DaBaby, Tory Lanez, & Lil Wayne, ‘What's Poppin’
Gabby Barrett ft Charlie Puth, ‘I Hope’ - WINNER

Top R&B Song

Jhené Aiko ft. H.E.R., ‘B.S.’
Justin Bieber ft. Quavo, ‘Intentions’
Chris Brown & Young Thug, ‘Go Crazy’
Doja Cat, ‘Say So’
The Weeknd, ‘Blinding Lights’- WINNER

Top Rap Song

24kGoldn ft. Iann Dior, ‘Mood’
Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion, ‘WAP’
Jack Harlow ft. DaBaby, Tory Lanez, & Lil Wayne, ‘What's Poppin’
Megan Thee Stallion, ‘Savage’ 
DaBaby ft Roddy Ricch, ‘Rockstar’- WINNER

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Top Country Song

Jason Aldean, ‘Got What I Got’
Lee Brice, ‘One of Them Girls’
Morgan Wallen, ‘Chasin' You’
Morgan Wallen, ‘More Than My Hometown’
Gabby Barrett, ‘I Hope’- WINNER

Top Rock Song

All Time Low ft. Blackbear, ‘Monsters’
Glass Animals, ‘Heat Waves’
Machine Gun Kelly ft. Blackbear, ‘My Ex's Best Friend’
Twenty One Pilots, ‘Level of Concern’
AJR, ‘Bang!’- WINNER

Top Latin Song

Bad Bunny, ‘Yo Perreo Sola’
Black Eyed Peas & J Balvin, ‘Ritmo (Bad Boys for Life)’
Maluma & the Weeknd, ‘Hawái’
Ozuna & Karol G & Myke Towers, ‘Caramelo’
Bad Bunny & Jhay Cortez, ‘Dákiti’- WINNER

Top Dance/Electronic Song

 Lady Gaga, ‘Stupid Love’
Lady Gaga & Ariana Grande, ‘Rain on Me’
Surf Mesa ft. Emilee, ‘ILY (I Love You Baby)’
Topic & A7S, ‘Breaking Me’
Saint Jhn, ‘Roses (Imanbek Remix)’- WINNER

Top Christian Song

for KING & COUNTRY, Kirk Franklin & Tori Kelly, ‘Together’
Kari Jobe, Cody Carnes, & Elevation Worship, ‘The Blessing (Live)’
Tauren Wells ft. Jenn Johnson, ‘Famous For (I Believe)’
Zach Williams & Dolly Parton, ‘There Was Jesus’
Elevation Worship ft Brandon Lake, ‘Graves Into Gardens’- WINNER

Top Gospel Song

Koryn Hawthorne, ‘Speak To Me’
Jonathan McReynolds & Mali Music, ‘Movin' On’
Marvin Sapp, ‘Thank You For It All’
Tye Tribbett, ‘We Gon' Be Alright’
Kanye West ft Travis Scott, ‘Wash Us In the Blood’- WINNER

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