The nominations are for collaboration with Drake & Kyla on "One Dance".
Nigerian pop star, Wizkid has been nominated for 7 awards at the upcoming 2017 Billboard Music Awards to hold on 21st of May. The one and only Nicki Minaj will open the highly-anticipated 2017 Billboard Music Awards.
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Unlike other awards, Billboard ranks potential winners based on their song sales, streams, radio airplay, live tours and social engagement. The singer confessed that he found out about it on Twitter. Despite his shock over the Billboard Music Awards 2017 nominations, Shawn Mendes says the nods feel "extra special" because they serve as "the culmination of a year" where he wanted to unveil the new Shawn Mendes to the music industry.More news: Johnny Depp Is Willing to Be Alec Baldwin's Trump Stand
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The Chainsmokers are also vying for Top Artist, as well as Top Duo/Group and Top 100 Artist.
The most nominated acts are Drake and The Chainsmokers, both contesting for awards in 22 categories including Top Artist, Top Male Artist and Top Billboard 200 Artist.
Fans are desperately looking forward to the jam-packed list of performers.
Earlier, Vh1 India has exclusively aired awards shows such as Golden Globe Awards, The American Music Awards, The Annual Grammy Awards, Video Music Awards, Brit Awards, MTV Movie & TV Awards and Europe Music Awards.