2021 Billboard Music Awards Winners List

2021 billboard music awards winners
Jamal Peters

Hey Hollywooders! The 2021 Billboard Music Awards aired Sunday night and we have all the HollyGOOD nominees and winners from the show.

Hosted by multi-platinum recording artist Nick Jonas, the Billboard Music Awards honored the biggest names in music history today based on their performances on the Billboard charts and interactions with fans. This year’s awards were based on the chart period of March 21, 2020, through April 3, 2021. 

2021 Billboard Music Awards Finalists – Full List

Without further ado, here’s the full list of 2021 Billboard Music Awards winners:

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Artist: The Weeknd 

Nominees

Drake

Juice WRLD

Pop Smoke

Taylor Swift

The Weeknd

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top New Artist: Pop Smoke

Nominees

Gabby Barrett

Doja Cat

Jack Harlow

Pop Smoke

Rod Wave

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Male Artist: The Weeknd

Nominees

Drake

Juice WRLD

Lil Baby

Pop Smoke

The Weeknd

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Female Artist: Taylor Swift

Nominees

Billie Eilish

Ariana Grande

Dua Lipa

Megan Thee Stallion

Taylor Swift

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Duo/Group: BTS

Nominees

AC/DC

AJR

BTS

Dan + Shay

Maroon 5

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Billboard 200 Artist: Taylor Swift

Nominees

Drake

Juice WRLD

Pop Smoke

Post Malone

Taylor Swift

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Billboard 100 Artist: The Weeknd

Nominees

DaBaby

Drake

Dua Lipa

Pop Smoke

The Weeknd

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Streaming Songs Artist: Drake

Nominees

DaBaby

Drake

Lil Baby

Pop Smoke

The Weeknd

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Song Sales Artist: BTS

Nominees

Justin Bieber

BTS

Megan Thee Stallion

Morgan Wallen

The Weeknd

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Radio Songs Artist: The Weeknd

Nominees

Justin Bieber

Lewis Capaldi

Dua Lipa

Harry Styles

The Weeknd

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Social Artist (Fan-Voted): BTS

Nominees

BLACKPINK

BTS

Ariana Grande

SB19

Seventeen

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top R&B Artist: The Weeknd

Nominees

Jhené Aiko

Justin Bieber

Chris Brown

Doja Cat

The Weeknd

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top R&B Male Artist: The Weeknd

Nominees

Justin Bieber

Chris Brown

The Weeknd

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top R&B Female Artist: Doja Cat

Nominees

Jhené Aiko

Doja Cat

SZA

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Rap Artist: Pop Smoke

Nominees

DaBaby

Drake

Juice WRLD

Lil Baby

Pop Smoke

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Rap Male Artist: Pop Smoke

Nominees

Juice WRLD

Lil Baby

Pop Smoke

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Rap Female Artist: Megan Thee Stallion

Nominees

Cardi B

Megan Thee Stallion

Saweetie

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Country Artist: Morgan Wallen

Nominees

Gabby Barrett

Kane Brown

Luke Combs

Chris Stapleton

Morgan Wallen

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Country Male Artist: Morgan Wallen

Nominees

Luke Combs

Chris Stapleton

Morgan Wallen

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Country Female Artist: Gabby Barrett

Nominees

Gabby Barrett

Maren Morris

Carrie Underwood

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Country Duo/Group: Florida Georgia Line

Nominees

Dan + Shay

Florida Georgia Line

Maddie & Tae

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Rock Artist: Machine Gun Kelly

Nominees

AC/DC

AJR

Five Finger Death Punch

Machine Gun Kelly

twenty one pilots

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Latin Artist: Bad Bunny

Nominees

Anuel AA

Bad Bunny

J Balvin

Maluma

Ozuna

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Latin Male Artist: Bad Bunny

Nominees

Bad Bunny

J Balvin

Ozuna

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Latin Female Artist: Karol G

Nominees

Becky G

Karol G

Rosalía

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Latin Duo/Group: Eslabón Armado

Nominees

Banda MS de Sergio Lizárraga

Eslabón Armado

Los Dos Carnales

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Dance/Electronic Artist: Lady Gaga

Nominees

The Chainsmokers

Kygo

Lady Gaga

Marshmello

Surf Mesa

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Christian Artist: Elevation Worship

Nominees

Casting Crowns

Elevation Worship

for KING & COUNTRY

Carrie Underwood

Zach Williams

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Gospel Artist: Kanye West

Nominees

Kirk Franklin

Koryn Hawthorne

Tasha Cobbs Leonard

Maverick City Music

Kanye West

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Billboard 200 Album: Pop SmokeShoot for the Stars, Aim for the Moon

Nominees

Juice WRLD, Legends Never Die

Lil Baby, My Turn

Pop Smoke, Shoot for the Stars, Aim for the Moon

Taylor Swift, folklore

The Weeknd, After Hours

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top R&B Album: The Weeknd, After Hours

Nominees

Jhené Aiko, Chilombo

Chris Brown & Young Thug, Slime & B

Doja Cat, Hot Pink

Kehlani, It Was Good Until It Wasn’t

The Weeknd, After Hours

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Rap Album: Pop Smoke Shoot for the Stars, Aim for the Moon

Nominees

DaBaby, Blame It On Baby

Juice WRLD, Legends Never Die

Lil Baby, My Turn

Lil Uzi Vert, Eternal Atake

Pop Smoke, Shoot for the Stars, Aim for the Moon

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Country Album: Morgan Wallen, Dangerous: The Double Album

Nominees

Gabby Barrett, Goldmine

Sam Hunt, Southside

Chris Stapleton, Starting Over

Carrie Underwood, My Gift

Morgan Wallen, Dangerous: The Double Album

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Rock Album: Machine Gun Kelly, Tickets to My Downfall

Nominees

AC/DC, Power Up

Miley Cyrus, Plastic Hearts

Glass Animals, Dreamland

Machine Gun Kelly, Tickets to My Downfall

Bruce Springsteen, Letter to You

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Latin Album: Bad Bunny, El Último Tour Del Mundo

Nominees

Anuel AA, Emmanuel

Bad Bunny, El Último Tour Del Mundo

Bad Bunny, Las que no iban a salir

Bad Bunny, YHLQMDLG

J Balvin, Colores

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Dance/Electronic Album: Lady Gaga, Chromatica

Nominees

DJ Snake, Carte Blanche

Gryffin, Gravity

Kygo, Golden Hour

Lady Gaga, Chromatica

Kylie Minogue, Disco

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Christian Album: Carrie Underwood, My Gift

Nominees

Bethel Music, Peace

Elevation Worship, Grave Into Gardens

Carrie Underwood, My Gift

We The Kingdom, Holy Water

Zach Williams, Rescue Story

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Gospel Album: Maverick City Music, Maverick City Vol. 3 Part 1

Nominees

Koryn Hawthorne, I AM

Tasha Cobbs Leonard, Royalty: Live at the Ryman

Maverick City Music, Maverick City Vol. 3 Part 1

Maverick City Music, Maverick City Vol. 3 Part 2

Kierra Sheard, Kierra

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Hot 100 Song Presented by Rockstar: The Weeknd, “Blinding Lights”

Nominees

24kGoldn ft. iann dior, “Mood”

Gabby Barrett ft. Charlie Puth, “I Hope”

Chris Brown & Young Thug, “Go Crazy”

DaBaby ft. Roddy Ricch, “ROCKSTAR”

The Weeknd, “Blinding Lights”

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Streaming Song: DaBaby ft. Roddy Ricch, “ROCKSTAR” 

Nominees

Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion, “WAP”

DaBaby ft. Roddy Ricch, “ROCKSTAR”

Future ft. Drake, “Life Is Good”

Jack Harlow ft. DaBaby, Tory Lanez, & Lil Wayne, “WHATS POPPIN”

The Weeknd, “Blinding Lights”

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Selling Song: BTS, “Dynamite”

Nominees

Gabby Barrett ft. Charlie Puth, “I Hope”

BTS, “Dynamite”

Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion, “WAP”

Megan Thee Stallion, “Savage”

The Weeknd, “Blinding Lights”

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Radio Song: The Weeknd, “Blinding Lights” 

Nominees

Gabby Barrett ft. Charlie Puth, “I Hope”

Chris Brown & Young Thug, “Go Crazy”

Dua Lipa, “Don’t Start Now”

Harry Styles, “Adore You”

The Weeknd, “Blinding Lights”

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Collaboration (Fan-Voted): Gabby Barrett ft. Charlie Puth, “I Hope”

Nominees

24kGoldn ft. iann dior, “Mood”

Gabby Barrett ft. Charlie Puth, “I Hope”

Chris Brown & Young Thug, “Go Crazy”

DaBaby ft. Roddy Ricch, “ROCKSTAR”

Jack Harlow ft. DaBaby, Tory Lanez, & Lil Wayne, “WHATS POPPIN”

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top R&B Song: The Weeknd, “Blinding Lights”

Nominees

Jhené Aiko ft. H.E.R., “B.S.”

Justin Bieber ft. Quavo, “Intentions”

Chris Brown & Young Thug, “Go Crazy”

Doja Cat, “Say So”

The Weeknd, “Blinding Lights”

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Rap Song: DaBaby ft. Roddy Ricch“ROCKSTAR”

Nominees

24kGoldn ft. iann dior, “Mood”

Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion, “WAP”

DaBaby ft. Roddy Ricch, “ROCKSTAR”

Jack Harlow ft. DaBaby, Tory Lanez, & Lil Wayne, “WHATS POPPIN”

Megan Thee Stallion, “Savage”

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Country Song: Gabby Barrett, “I Hope” 

Nominees

Jason Aldean, “Got What I Got”

Gabby Barrett, “I Hope”

Lee Brice, “One of Them Girls”

Morgan Wallen, “Chasin’ You”

Morgan Wallen, “More Than My Hometown”

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Rock Song: AJR, “Bang!”

Nominees

AJR, “Bang!”

All Time Low ft. blackbear, “Monsters”

Glass Animals, “Heat Waves”

Machine Gun Kelly ft. blackbear, “my ex’s best friend”

twenty one pilots, “Level of Concern”

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Latin Song: Bad Bunny & Jhay Cortez, “Dákiti” 

Nominees

Bad Bunny, “Yo Perreo Sola”

Bad Bunny & Jhay Cortez, “Dákiti”

Black Eyed Peas & J Balvin, “RITMO (Bad Boys For Life)”

Maluma & The Weeknd, “Hawái”

Ozuna x Karol G x Myke Towers, “Caramelo”

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Dance/Electronic Song: SAINt JHN, “Roses (Imanbek Remix)”

Nominees

Lady Gaga, “Stupid Love”

Lady Gaga & Ariana Grande, “Rain on Me”

SAINt JHN, “Roses (Imanbek Remix)”

Surf Mesa ft. Emilee, “ily (i love you baby)”

Topic & A7S, “Breaking Me”

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Christian Song: Elevation Worship ft. Brandon Lake, “Graves Into Gardens”

Nominees

Elevation Worship ft. Brandon Lake, “Graves Into Gardens”

for KING & COUNTRY, Kirk Franklin & Tori Kelly, “TOGETHER”

Kari Jobe, Cody Carnes, & Elevation Worship, “The Blessing (Live)”

Tauren Wells ft. Jenn Johnson, “Famous For (I Believe)”

Zach Williams & Dolly Parton, “There Was Jesus”

2021 Billboard Music Awards Winner for Top Gospel Song: Kanye West ft. Travis Scott, “Wash Us In The Blood”

Nominees

Koryn Hawthorne, “Speak To Me”

Jonathan McReynolds & Mali Music, “Movin’ On”

Marvin Sapp, “Thank You For It All”

Tye Tribbett, “We Gon’ Be Alright”

Kanye West ft. Travis Scott, “Wash Us In The Blood”

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