The 2023 Billboard Music Awards took place on Sunday, November 19, 2023, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California. The show aired live on Billboard’s website and social media pages.
Taylor Swift was the big winner of the night, taking home six awards, including Top Artist, Top Female Artist, Top Billboard 200 Artist, Top Song Sales Artist, Top Country Artist, and Top Country Female Artist. Morgan Wallen also had a big night, winning five awards, including Top Country Male Artist, Top Country Song, Top Country Album, Top Country Duo/Group, and Top Rap Male Artist.
Other notable winners included Drake, who won Top Male Artist and Top Rap Artist; The Weeknd, who won Top R&B Artist and Top R&B Male Artist; and SZA, who won Top R&B Female Artist.
Here are some of the highlights of the night:
- Taylor Swift’s opening performance of “Anti-Hero”
- Morgan Wallen’s performance of “98 Braves”
- Mariah Carey’s performance of “All I Want for Christmas Is You”
- Stray Kids’ performance of “Thunderous”
- NewJeans’ performance of “Attention”
- KAROL G’s performance of “PROVENZA”
The 2023 Billboard Music Awards were a night to remember, with great performances and unforgettable moments.
Billboard Music Awards 2023 live on Sunday, November 19. The red carpet will start around 6 PM ET