Our 2017 Billboard Music Awards Predictions

Another week, another award show! With Drake and The Chainsmokers leading the nominees for this year's Billboard Music Awards, anything can happen. We've put together a list of who we think will walk away as winners in five notable categories. Be sure to tune in on May 21 at 8 p.m. on ABC and see if our predictions are right!

Here we go:

Top Artist

  1. Adele
  2. Beyoncé
  3. Justin Bieber
  4. The Chainsmokers
  5. Drake
  6. Ariana Grande
  7. Shawn Mendes
  8. Rihanna
  9. Twenty One Pilots 
  10. The Weeknd

Top New Artist

  1. Alessia Cara
  2. Desiigner
  3. Lil Uzi Vert
  4. Lukas Graham
  5. Zayn

Top Female Artist

  1. Adele
  2. Beyoncé
  3. Ariana Grande
  4. Rihanna
  5. Sia

Top Male Artist

  1. Justin Bieber 
  2. Drake
  3. Future
  4. Shawn Mendes
  5. The Weeknd

Billboard Chart Achievement

  1. Luke Bryan
  2. The Chainsmokers
  3. Nicki Minaj
  4. Twenty One Pilots
  5. The Weeknd

UPDATE: Three of our five predictions were correct! Click here for a complete list of the winners from the night!



Photo courtesy of Billboard Music Awards/Twitter