Cardi B Leads 2019 Billboard Music Awards With 21 Nominations!
Can I get an Okurrr! Cardi B is the leading contender at the Billboard Music Awards this year. That’s right! The New York rapper managed to snag a total of 21 nominations.
NBC and dick clark productions made the big announcement on Thursday, sharing that the 26-year-old is up for honors including top artist, top female artist and top Billboard 200 album for her Grammy-winning project, “Invasion of Privacy.”
In addition to that, Cardi B is also nominated twice in categories like top Hot 100 song, top-selling song and top collaboration and many more. Drake and Post Malone follow right up behind with 17 nominations each. They will compete for the show’s highest honor — top artist — along with Cardi B, Ariana Grande and Travis Scott, who also snagged 12 nominations.
This has already been a big year for Cardi. The rapper already won Best Rap Album, the first GRAMMY of her career, for her debut album, Invasion Of Privacy, at the 61st GRAMMY Awards. Prior to that, she has been making more hits and history!
The big show is set to be hosted by Kelly Clarkson and will be held at the MGM Garden Arena in Las Vegas on May 1. The show will air live at 8PM ET on NBC. #Socialites, will you be rooting for her? Let us know your thoughts in the comment box below!
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