The 2017 Billboard Music Awards nominations have been announced. Drake and The Chainsmokers lead with 22 nominations, followed by Twenty One Pilots, Rihanna, The Weeknd, and Beyoncé. The show will air on May 21 at 8pm on ABC.

Here’s a look at some of the key categories (so, get ready to pick your favourites):

Top Artist:
Adele
Beyonce
Justin Bieber
The Chainsmokers
Drake
Ariana Grande
Shawn Mendes
Rihanna
Twenty One Pilots
The Weekend

Top New Artist:
Alessia Cara
Designer
Lil Uzi Vert
Lukas Graham
Zayn

Billboard Chart Achievement Award Presented by Xfinity:
Luke Bryan
Nicki Minaj
The Chainsmokers
The Weekend
Twenty One Pilots

Top Male Artist:
Justin Bieber
Drake
Future
Shawn Mendes
The Weekend

Top Female Artist:
Adele
Beyonce
Ariana Grande
Rihanna
Sia

Top Duo/Group:
The Chainsmokers
Coldplay
Florida Georgia Line
Guns N’ Roses
Twenty One Pilots

By Rhea Braganza

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