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The 2014 Billboard Music Awards ceremony was held on May 18, 2014, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. It aired live on ABC at 8:00/7:00 PM Central. The show was hosted by Ludacris.

2014 Billboard Music Awards
DateMay 18, 2014 (2014-05-18)
LocationMGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.
Hosted byLudacris
Most awardsJustin Timberlake (7)
Most nominationsImagine Dragons (14)
Television/radio coverage

Justin Timberlake won 7 out of his 11 nominations, including Top Artist, Top Male Artist and top Billboard 200 Artist for The 20/20 Experience. Other winners included Imagine Dragons who won five of their 12 nominations and Robin Thicke, Pharrell Williams and T.I. scoring four trophies each.[1] Lorde had 12 nominations. Katy Perry had 10 nominations, including top artist, top female and Hot 100 artist. Miley Cyrus received nine nominations, including top artist, top female, Hot 100 artist and top streaming artist. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis had eight nominations, including top duo/group.[2][3] At the ceremony, Jennifer Lopez received the Icon Award.[4]

The 2014 Billboard Music Awards had performances by Shakira, One Republic, John Legend, Lorde, Jason Derulo, Carrie Underwood, Miley Cyrus, among others. It was produced by Dick Clark Productions. Allen Shapiro and Mike Mahan were executive producers, with Barry Adelman, Mark Bracco, and Larry Klein as producers.


Winners and nomineesEdit

Winners are listed first.[5][6]

Top Artist Top New Artist
Top Male Artist Top Female Artist
Top Duo/Group Top Touring Artist
Top Billboard 200 Artist Top Billboard 200 Album
Top Hot 100 Artist Top Hot 100 Song
Top Radio Songs Artist Top Radio Song
Top Digital Songs Artist Top Digital Song
Top Social Artist (fan-voted) Top Streaming Artist
Top Streaming Song (Audio) Top Streaming Song (Video)
Top Christian Artist Top Christian Song
Top Christian Album Top Country Artist
Top Country Song Top Country Album
Top Dance/Electronic Artist Top Dance/Electronic Song
Top Dance/Electronic Album Top Latin Artist
Top Latin Song Top Latin Album
Top R&B Artist Top R&B Song
Top R&B Album Top Rap Artist
Top Rap Song Top Rap Album
Top Rock Artist Top Rock Song
Top Rock Album Milestone Award (fan-voted)
Icon Award
Jennifer Lopez

Artists with multiple wins and nominationsEdit


  1. ^ "Billboard Music Awards: Full Winners List". The Hollywood Reporter. May 18, 2014. Retrieved May 19, 2014.
  2. ^ Kennedy Gerrick D. (April 9, 2014). "Imagine Dragons, Lorde lead 2014 Billboard Music Award nominations". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 9, 2014.
  3. ^ "Michael Jackson hologram performs Slave To The Rhythm... and gets standing ovation at Billboard Music Awards". Daily Mail. 19 May 2014. Retrieved 20 May 2014.
  4. ^ "Jennifer Lopez to Receive Icon Award at 2014 Billboard Music Awards". Billboard. May 5, 2014. Retrieved May 5, 2014.
  5. ^ "Imagine Dragons, Lorde, Justin Timberlake Lead 2014 Billboard Music Awards Finalists".
  6. ^ "Billboard Music Awards 2014: Full Winners List".

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