The Billboard Music Awards - The best 'grams of the night
- Author: Salvatore Jensen May 25, 2017,
May 25, 2017, 3:09
Another throwback moment saw Celine Dion give a powerful performance of her classic hit My Heart Will Go On which celebrates its 20 anniversary this year. At the end of the BBMAs, Drake racked up his 13th award when he won the last award given of the night, the BBMA for Top Artist.
"Her second outfit featured her massive, signature curly wig, complemented by a matching black motorcycle jacket, revealing body suit, and knee-high boots", said Little Things. The "Hotline Bling" singer won some of the night's biggest prizes, including the Top Artist, Top Male Artist and Top Billboard 200 Album for Views.
Drake also expressed his gratitude to his Young Money Entertainment label boss Lil Wayne, and used the opportunity to clear the air with rapper/actor Ludacris, who was co-presenting the awards show with Vanessa.
The singer, who turned 71 the day before, was handed the icon award by Gwen Stefani at the Las Vegas award ceremony.
In a video shared on Twitter, the 30-year-old can be seen grinning from ear to ear as he holds her hand and declares: "You're very iconic".
The seven-member group accepted the Top Social Artist award during the 2017 Billboard Music Awards at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Sunday, beating big-name American competitors, such as Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez, Ariana Grande and Shawn Mendes.
Cher thanked luck for her success as she was heralded as an icon at the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday. "We love you", he can be said telling the singer in an audio clip. "But you're going to be special", Cher said in her speech. Many of those commenting loved it and praised her for flaunting such a look at 71 years old.
Once the audience had gathered its collective jaw from the floor, Cher delivered a heartwarming and amusing acceptance speech thanking her fans and family for their support throughout her career.