The 2023 Billboard Music Awards took place last night, November 19, packed with star-studded performances, unforgettable moments, and some big surprises.
But don’t worry, if you didn’t have the time to watch music’s big moment, we’ve got you covered! Keep scrolling for the top five highlights from last night’s award show.
Morgan Wallen Sweeps the 2023 Billboard Music Awards
Country music star Morgan Wallen was the big winner of the night, taking home a whopping 11 awards. This included the top awards of Top Male Artist and Top Country Artist.
Taylor Swift Continues Her Reign
Our queen Taylor Swift also had a big night, winning 10 awards. This included the prestigious Top Artist award. Swift is now tied for the most-awarded artist in Billboard Music Awards history with a total of 39 wins, alongside Drake.
K-Pop Takes Over
K-pop was a major force at the Billboard Music Awards this year. Stray Kids won Top K-Pop Album for their album 5-Star, and Jungkook won Top Global K-Pop Song for his hit “Seven” featuring Latto.
Other Notable Winners
Other notable winners of the night included Drake, who won five awards including Top Rap Male Artist, and Bad Bunny who won three awards including Top Latin Artist.
The Billboard Music Awards were also full of memorable performances. Some of the highlights included Morgan Wallen’s performance of his hit “98 Braves,” Bebe Rexha and David Guetta’s performance of their hit “I’m Good (Blue),” Stray Kids’ performance of their hits “S-Class” and “LALALALA,” and Karol G’s performance of her hits “QLONA,” “Labios Mordidos,” and “OJOS FERRARI.”