Artists Kendrick Lamar, Ed Sheeran, and Bruno Mars dominated nominations for the 2018 Billboard Music Awards — with 15 nominations apiece, including for Top Artist.
Other artists with multiple nominations, which were announced on Tuesday, include Post Malone (10), Drake (9), Justin Bieber (8), Cardi B (8), Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee (7 each), and Taylor Swift (5).
The awards are given out by the music publication Billboard. Nominees and winners are selected through analyzing data collected over a 12-month period about “album and digital songs sales, radio airplay, streaming, touring, and social engagement,” according to NBC.
Winners will be announced during a three-hour award show, which will be broadcast live on NBC on Sunday, May 20 at 8 p.m. ET, and will feature performances by notable artists.
Here are the nominees for major categories:
Top New Artist:
Top Male Artist:
Top Female Artist:
Top R&B Artist:
Top Rap Artist:
Lil Uzi Vert
Top Country Artist:
Top Rock Artist:
Portugal. The Man
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
twenty one pilots
Top Dance/Electronic Artist:
A full list of nominees can be found at Billboard.