>> And the Billboard Music Award goes to Drake.>> Canadian hip hop artist Drake taking home a record-breaking 13 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas Sunday night, eclipsing a previous record of 12 trophies set by Adele back in 2012. Drake, bagging the Top Artist, Top Male Artist and Top Rap Album of the year awards for the 2016 release of Views.
Other winners include Blake Shelton, snagging the prize for Top Country Artist and Justin Timberlake's, Can't Stop The Feeling, winning for Best Selling Song and Top Radio Song.>> If I could reach the stars.>> After a show-stopping performance of some of her biggest hits, 71-year old Cher won the Icon Award, for achievement in music.
Last year's Billboard icon winner, Celine Dion, also delivering an emotional performance of her classic My Heart Will Go On from the Titanic soundtrack. marking 20 years since its release. Beyonce also won five awards but did not attend the ceremony.