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The Billboard Music Award is an honor given by Billboard, a publication and music popularity chart covering the music business. The Billboard Music Awards show had been held annually since 1989 in December until it went dormant in 2006. The awards returned in 2011 and is held annually in May. The 2016 Billboard Music Awards aired live on May 22 at 8/7c on ABC.

Billboard Music Awards
2016 Billboard Music Awards
Awarded for Outstanding chart performance
Country United States
Presented by Billboard
First awarded 1989
Official website www.billboardmusicawards.com
Most recent Billboard Music Award winners
2015 ←
22 May 2016 → 2017
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Award Top Artist Top New Artist
Winner Adele Fetty Wap
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Award Top Male Artist Top Female Artist
Winner Justin Bieber Adele

Previous Top Artist

Taylor Swift

Top Artist

Adele

The Billboard Music Award is an honor given by Billboard, a publication and music popularity chart covering the music business. The Billboard Music Awards show had been held annually since 1989 in December until it went dormant in 2006. The awards returned in 2011 and is held annually in May. The 2016 Billboard Music Awards aired live on May 22 at 8/7c on ABC.