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Ed Sheeran was named top artist at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards, which were handed out Sunday night from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
Sheeran, who wasn't at the show, accepted the award via a videotaped message. He also sang "Galway Girl" via a taped performance.
Other big winners included Taylor Swift, Kendrick Lamar and Bruno Mars.
The ceremony, hosted by Kelly Clarkson, aired live on NBC.
Clarkson also performed, as did a slew of other artists, including BTS, Ariana Grande, Ed Sheeran, Khalid and Shawn Mendes, Zedd and Maren Morris along with Grey, Macklemore and Kesha, Jennifer Lopez, John Legend, Camila Cabello, Dua Lipa and Salt-N-Pepa with En Vogue. Janet Jackson also performed and received this year's Icon Award.
A full list of winners follows.
Billboard Music Awards nominees are based on key fan interactions with music, including album and digital song sales, streaming, radio airplay, touring and social engagement. These measurements are tracked year-round by Billboard and its data partners, including Nielsen Music and Next Big Sound. The awards are based on the reporting period of April 8, 2017, through March 31, 2018.
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