Nominations were officially announced on Tuesday, and Malone landed a whopping total of 16. Lil Nas X follows behind him with 13 nominations. The awards were initially set for April but were postponed due to the pandemic.
The 'Billboard' Music Awards will now air on October 14. Kelly Clarkson will host. Awards will be based on the chart period between March 2019 through March of this year. Other artists with double-digit nominations include Billie Eilish and Khalid with 12 and Lizzo with 11.
Fans will cast their votes for 'Billboard' Chart Achievement, Top Social Artist and Top Collaboration. Voting opens October 1!