AceShowbiz - Morgan Wallen has come out as the biggest winner at the 2023 Billboard Music Awards. The country music star scored a whooping 11 trophies at the ceremony which was held on Sunday, November 19, leading with just one over Taylor Swift who landed the most nominations.
The 30-year-old singer/songwriter was named Top Male Artist, Top Hot 100 Artist, Top Streaming Songs Artist, Top Country Artist, Top Country Male Artist and Top Country Touring Artist. He additionally won Top Billboard 200 Album and Top Country Album for his charting album "One Thing at a Time" as well as Top Country Song, Top Hot 100 Song and Top Streaming Song for his hit "Last Night".
Trailing behind Wallen with 10, Swift bagged the coveted prize for Top Artist. She was also chosen as Top Female Artist, Top Billboard 200 Artist, Top Hot 100 Songwriter, Top Radio Songs Artist, Top Song Sales Artist, Top Billboard Global 200 Artist and Top Billboard Global (Excl. U.S.) Artist. Her hit "Anti-Hero" was voted as Top Selling Song while her re-release "Speak Now (Taylor's Version)" helped her earn another trophy in Top Country Female Artist category.
Kanye West won Top Gospel Artist, while Latto (formerly Mulatto) won her first ever Billboard Music Award for her collaboration with Jungkook, "Seven", which came out as the winner in new category Top Global K-Pop Song.
The night also saw several other K-Pop artists getting their first BBMAs, with NewJeans being named Top Global K-Pop Artist, BLACKPINK being honored with Top K-Pop Touring Artist and Stray Kids winning Top K-Pop Album for "5-STAR".
Full Winners of the 2023 Billboard Music Awards