Canadian Artists Earn 16 'Billboard' Music Awards Nominations

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Justin Bieber, Shawn Mendes, Drake, The Weeknd and Snow are representing Canada on the list of nominations for the 2020 Billboard Music Awards.

Bieber’s track with Ed Sheeran, “I Don’t Care,” is nominated for Top Radio Song and Top Collaboration and “10,000 Hours,” his song with Dan+Shay, is up for Top Country Song. Bieber’s Changes earned him a nom for Top R&B Album.

The 26-year-old pop star has collected 19 BMAs so far in his career.

Mendes is vying for Top Radio Songs Artist and his duet “Señorita” with Camila Cabello is up for Top Collaboration and Top Hot 100 Song.

Drake is nominated for Billboard 200 Artist and Top Rap Tour while his track with Chris Brown, "No Guidance" is up for Top R&B Song, Top Streaming Song and Top Collaboration. The Weeknd has three noms – Top R&B Artist, Top R&B Male Artist and Top R&B Song (“Heartless”).

Rapper Snow made the list of nominees thanks to being featured on Daddy Yankee’s “Con Calma,” which is up for Top Latin Song.

Overall, Post Malone leads the way with 16 nominations in 15 categories. Close behind are fellow rapper Lil Nas X with 13 and singers Billie Eilish and Khalid with 12 each.

Kelly Clarkson hosts the virtual 2020 Billboard Music Awards, which will be broadcast on Oct. 14 from Los Angeles. The awards are based on data for the year that ended March 14 and there are three fan-voted categories.

Check out the key nominations below:

ARTIST AWARDS

Top Artist
Billie Eilish
Jonas Brothers
Khalid
Post Malone
Taylor Swift 

Top New Artist
DaBaby
Billie Eilish
Lil Nas X
Lizzo
Roddy Ricch 

Billboard Chart Achievement Award (Fan Voted)
Mariah Carey
Luke Combs
Lil Nas X
Harry Styles
Taylor Swift

Top Male Artist
DaBaby
Khalid
Lil Nas X
Post Malone
Ed Sheeran 

Top Female Artist
Billie Eilish
Ariana Grande
Halsey
Lizzo
Taylor Swift 

Top Duo/Group
BTS
Dan + Shay
Jonas Brothers
Maroon 5
Panic! At The Disco 

Top Billboard 200 Artist
Drake
Billie Eilish
Khalid
Post Malone
Taylor Swift 

Top Hot 100 Artist
DaBaby
Billie Eilish
Khalid
Lil Nas X
Post Malone 

Top Streaming Songs Artist
DaBaby
Billie Eilish
Lil Nas X
Post Malone
Travis Scott 

Top Song Sales Artist
Billie Eilish
Lil Nas X
Lizzo
Post Malone
Taylor Swift 

Top Radio Songs Artist
Jonas Brothers
Khalid
Lizzo
Shawn Mendes
Post Malone 

Top Social Artist (Fan Voted)
BTS
Billie Eilish
EXO
GOT7
Ariana Grande

Top Touring Artist
Elton John
Metallica
P!nk
The Rolling Stones
Ed Sheeran 

Top R&B Artist
Chris Brown
Khalid
Lizzo
Summer Walker
The Weeknd 

Top R&B Male Artist
Chris Brown
Khalid
The Weeknd 

Top R&B Female Artist
Beyoncé
Lizzo
Summer Walker 

Top R&B Tour
B2K
Janet Jackson
Khalid 

Top Rap Artist
DaBaby
Juice WRLD
Lil Nas X
Post Malone
Roddy Ricch 

Top Rap Male Artist
DaBaby
Lil Nas X
Post Malone

Top Rap Female Artist
Cardi B
City Girls
Megan Thee Stallion 

Top Rap Tour
Drake
Post Malone
Travis Scott 

Top Country Artist
Kane Brown
Luke Combs
Dan + Shay
Maren Morris
Thomas Rhett 

Top Country Male Artist
Kane Brown
Luke Combs
Thomas Rhett 

Top Country Female Artist
Maren Morris
Kacey Musgraves
Carrie Underwood 

Top Country Duo/Group
Dan + Shay
Florida Georgia Line
Old Dominion 

Top Country Tour
Eric Church
Florida Georgia Line
George Strait 

Top Rock Artist
Imagine Dragons
Panic! At The Disco
Tame Impala
Tool
twenty one pilots 

Top Rock Tour
Elton John
Metallica
The Rolling Stones 

Top Latin Artist
Anuel AA
Bad Bunny
J Balvin
Ozuna
Romeo Santos 

Top Dance/Electronic Artist
Avicii
The Chainsmokers
DJ Snake
Illenium
Marshmello 

ALBUM AWARDS

Top Billboard 200 Album
Billie Eilish When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
Ariana Grande Thank U, Next
Khalid Free Spirit
Post Malone Hollywood’s Bleeding
Taylor Swift Lover 

Top Soundtrack
Aladdin
Descendants 3
Frozen II
K-12
 by Melanie Martinez
The Dirt by Mötley Crüe 

Top R&B Album
Beyoncé Homecoming: The Live Album
Justin Bieber Changes
Chris Brown Indigo
Khalid Free Spirit
Summer Walker Over It

Top Rap Album
DaBaby Kirk
Juice WRLD Death Race For Love
Post Malone Hollywood’s Bleeding
Roddy Ricch Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial
Young Thug So Much Fun

Top Country Album
Kane Brown Experiment
Luke Combs What You See Is What You Get
Maren Morris Girl
Thomas Rhett Center Point Road
Morgan Wallen If I Know Me

Top Rock Album
The Lumineers III
Slipknot We Are Not Your Kind
Tame Impala The Slow Rush
Tool Fear Inoculum
Vampire Weekend Father of the Bride

Top Latin Album
J Balvin & Bad Bunny Oasis
Farruko Gangalee
Maluma 11:11
Romeo Santos Utopía
Sech Sueños

Top Dance/Electronic Album
Avicii Tim
The Chainsmokers World War Joy
Illenium Ascend
Marshmello Marshmello: Fortnite Extended Set
Alan Walker Different World

SONG AWARDS

Top Hot 100 Song
Lewis Capaldi “Someone You Loved”
Billie Eilish “bad guy”
Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus “Old Town Road”
Lizzo “Truth Hurts”
Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello “Señorita” 

Top Streaming Song
Chris Brown ft. Drake “No Guidance”
Billie Eilish “bad guy”
Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus “Old Town Road”
Lil Tecca “Ran$om”
Post Malone & Swae Lee “Sunflower (Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse)” 

Top Selling Song
Lewis Capaldi “Someone You Loved”
Billie Eilish “bad guy”
Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus “Old Town Road”
Lizzo “Truth Hurts”
Blake Shelton “God’s Country” 

Top Radio Song
Lewis Capaldi “Someone You Loved”
Jonas Brothers “Sucker”
Khalid “Talk”
Lizzo “Truth Hurts”
Ed Sheeran & Justin Bieber “I Don’t Care” 

Top Collaboration (Fan Voted)
Chris Brown ft. Drake “No Guidance”
Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus “Old Town Road”
Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello “Señorita”
Post Malone & Swae Lee “Sunflower (Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse)”
Ed Sheeran & Justin Bieber “I Don’t Care”

Top R&B Song
Chris Brown ft. Drake “No Guidance”
Doja Cat & Tyga “Juicy”
Khalid “Talk”
Lizzo “Good As Hell”
The Weeknd “Heartless” 

Top Rap Song
Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus “Old Town Road”
Lil Tecca “Ran$om”
Lizzo “Truth Hurts”
Post Malone & Swae Lee “Sunflower (Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse)”
Post Malone “Wow.” 

Top Country Song
Dan + Shay with Justin Bieber “10,000 Hours”
Maren Morris “The Bones”
Old Dominion “One Man Band”
Blake Shelton “God’s Country”
Morgan Wallen “Whiskey Glasses” 

Top Rock Song
Imagine Dragons “Bad Liar”
Machine Gun Kelly x Yungblud x Travis Barker “I Think I’m Okay”
Panic! At The Disco “Hey Look Ma, I Made It”
Twenty One Pilots “Chlorine”
Twenty One Pilots “The Hype” 

Top Latin Song
Anuel AA, Daddy Yankee, Karol G, Ozuna & J Balvin “China”
Bad Bunny & Tainy “Callaita”
Daddy Yankee ft. Snow “Con Calma”
Jhay Cortez, J Balvin, & Bad Bunny “No Me Conoce”
Sech ft. Darell, Nicky Jam, Ozuna, Anuel AA “Otro Trago”

Top Dance/Electronic Song
Black Eyed Peas x J Balvin “Ritmo (Bad Boys For Life)”
Ellie Goulding x Diplo ft. Swae Lee “Close To Me”
Illenium & Jon Bellion “Good Things Fall Apart”
Kygo x Whitney Houston “Higher Love”
Marshmello ft. Chvrches “Here With Me” 

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