The finalist for the 2014 Billboard Music Awards have been announced and a few of our faves including Beyonce, Jay Z, Rihanna, Drake and more made the cut. Find out which celeb has the most nominations for this year's Billboard Awards inside...
The nominees are in and Beyonce, Jay Z, Rihanna, Drake, J. Cole, Bruno Mars, Eminem and R. Kelly are all up for Billboard Music awards.
Pharrell and Beyonce lead the pack with a total of 7 nominations each including Top R&B Artist, Top Radio Song, Top R&B Album, Top Hot 100 Song and more.
Robin Thicke, T.I. and Pharell nabbed 5 nominations for their infectious “Blurred Lines” which took over the airwaves since its release. Eminem nabbed 6 nominations, while lovers Rihanna and Drake, along with T.I., grabbed 5 nominations. Speaking of Rihanna, she has been a finalist in Billboard Music Award categories 49 times in her career. Go Ri!
Jay Z comes in with 4 nominations; Bruno Mars landed 3 nominations while J. Cole was nominated for Top Rap Album and R. Kelly was nominated for Top R&B Album.
Kelly Rowland will be presenting the 2014 Milestone Award, which she’s super excited about saying:
"I'm really looking forward to presenting the Chevrolet Milestone Award at this year's Billboard Music Awards. I love being able to recognize fellow artists for their accomplishments and having the opportunity to present with a fan will make the evening that much more exciting!" said Kelly Rowland.
This year’s Billboard Music Awards will be at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and will air on Sunday, May 18th at 8:00pm/EST on ABC.
Who are you hoping will perform at this year's Billboard Awards? We've got our picks....