The Weeknd, Doja Cat Dominates Billboard Music Awards Nominations
Written by Rika C on April 11, 2022
The Weeknd is the most nominated artist at this year’s Billboard Music Awards, with 17 nods in total while Doja Cat going in with 14 nods making it a combined 31 BBMA nominations between them.
The event makes its return for the first time since the pandemic started and is set to take place on Sunday, May 15, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
The Weeknd is leading with his nominations in 17 categories, including top artist, top male artist, top Hot 100 artist, top streaming songs artist, top R&B song, top R&B album, just to name a few.
One of his songs with Ariana Grande, “Save Your Tears (Remix),” is up for six awards, including top collaboration.
Meanwhile, Grammy-winning artist Doja Cat is the leading female artist with four nominations, including top artist, top female artist, and top Hot 100 artist.