Lady Gaga, Rihanna and Eminem are the most nominated artists for the Billboard Music Awards!
Rihanna notches up a massive 18 nominations, including Top Hot 100 Artist, Top Female Artist and Top R&B Artist. ‘Love The Way You Lie’ has earned Rihanna nominations in six categories.
Eminem has been nominated for 16 categories including Top Male Artist and Top Rap Artist.
Lady Gaga follows with 12 nominations with three releases all competing for Top Dance/Electronic Album: ‘The Fame’, ‘The Fame Monster’ and ‘The Remix’.
The Billboard Music Awards take place May 22nd at MGM Grand in Las Vegas and will be shown live on ABC.
Rihanna, Black Eyed Peas, Jennifer Lopez and Taio Cruz have been announced as performers.
Go under the cut to see the nominations for the lead categories….
Top Billboard 200 Artist
Top Hot 100 Artist
Top New Artist
Top Touring Artist