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Billboard magazine has come in for a bit of a kicking recently for its Maximum Exposure List – a guide to promotions and publicity that was distinctly skewed towards big artists. Plenty of Spotify news today, starting with a Billboard report that the price of a Premium subscription in the UK has dropped to £6.49 for the first six months, thanks to its sponsorship deal with Swiftcover. ‘Thriller’ was Michael’s sixth album and became the best-selling record of all time.

  • Drake brought his son Adonis, three, who he shares with Sophie Brussaux, to accept the Artist of the Decade award at the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday.
  • Latto brings the Big Energy to the red carpet for her first ever Billboard Music Awards on Sunday night.
  • Last week, P Diddy had announced on Instagram that he had personally arranged for Scott to perform at the awards.

The country music artist, 29, won the Top Country Male Artist at the MGM Grand Garden Arena at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday, where he also performed a pair of his tracks. The BBMAs 2022 was hosted by Diddy and featured performances byMegan Thee Stallion, Silk Sonic, Burna Boy, Florence + The Machine, Ed Sheeran and Machine Gun Kelly. Morgan Wallen’s appearance was criticised as “tone deaf”, after it followed messages about social justice and anti-racism.

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Regarding the performers, Diddy took to social media to touch on the subject of the night’s roster. “The Billboard Music Awards truly represent the artists and where music is today.” Third in the lead for the most nominations is Olivia Rodrigo, who had a record breakout era due to her debut album Sour. Her recognition from this year’s BBMA’s are thanks to the hit yoga-ez.com singles Kiss Me More – which features SZA, as well as the aforementioned song You Right. Prince has proved to be one of the most enduring acts in pop music over the last 35 years, having sold over 100 million albums. The ‘Purple Rain’ singer’s life and career will be honoured in May in Las Vegas when he receives the ‘Billboard Icon Award’ on the ABC telecast.

He secured multiple nominations for his Ariana Grande-assisted single Save Your Tears, as well as for his featured spot on Doja Cat’s You Right. The TV star poked fun at her holiday weight gain, but is on a mission to get back in shape. Chrissy Teigen rocked the monochrome look in a high waisted white skirt and black bralet. See all the photos from the Billboard Women In Music Luncheon in New York, where Beyoncé, Jessie J, Ariana Grande and more celebrated females in music.

Song by song, country star Luke Combs grows into stadiums

New data from the European Drought Observatory shows some 45% of the bloc’s territory under “warning” conditions, the second of three drought categories, during the ten days leading to 20 July. Speaking on the final day of the Commonwealth Games, sports minister Nigel Huddleston says Birmingham’s showcase has been ‘amazing’ and sets the city up for a possible future Olympic bid. Check out ALL the amazing pictures from this year’s awards ceremony featuring everyone from Nick Jonas to Meghan Trainor.

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