Taylor Swift swept the Billboard Music Awards, winning eight out of her 14 nominations including Top Artist. She also took Top Female Artist, Top Billboard 200 Artist, Top Hot 100 Artist, Top Digital Songs Artist, Top Billboard 200 Album (“1989“), Top Streaming Song–Video (“Shake it Off“) and the fan-voted Billboard Chart Achievement Award.
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Sam Smith came into the awards with 13 bids, and he won three times: Top New Artist, Top Male Artist and Top Radio Songs Artist.
Iggy Azalea had 12 nominations and also left with three trophies, taking Top Streaming Artist, Top Rap Artst and Top Rap Song (“Fancy“). But she lost the Rap Album race to J. Cole for “2014 Forest Hills Drive.”
In addition to R&B Artist, Williams also won Top R&B Album for “GIRL.”
One Direction was named Top Duo or Group and Top Tourist Artist.