BBMA Highlights: Twenty One Pilots win five, Dan Reynolds pays tribute to Chris Cornell…
Posted: 1:11 pm Monday, May 22nd, 2017
Just in case you didn’t stay up for the Billboard Music awards, here are a few highlights.
Twenty One Pilots were nominated for 17 awards!!! These are the 5 they scored. Although their acceptance speech was brief because they are still on tour, it was still freaking adorable and WE LOVE YOU TOO!!!
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Guns N’ Roses Twenty One Pilots — WINNER
Billboard Chart Achievement Award Presented by Xfinity:
The Weeknd Twenty One Pilots — WINNER – Here is that acceptance speech
Top Radio Songs Artist:
Rihanna Twenty One Pilots — WINNER
Top Rock Artist:
Metallica Twenty One Pilots — WINNER
Top Rock Song:
Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa & Imagine Dragons with Logic & Ty Dolla $ign Featuring X Ambassadors, “Sucker For Pain” Twenty One Pilots, “Heathens” — WINNER
Twenty One Pilots, “Ride”
Twenty One Pilots, “Stressed Out”
X Ambassadors, “Unsteady”
Another special moment was when Dan Reynolds paid tribute to Chris Cornell with a moment of silence. (Sorry don’t know why vids are small!)
Speaking of Reynolds, Imagine Dragons had a KILLER performance.
Oh yeah, and we all ugly cried for 3 straight minutes because Celine Dion sang ‘My Heart Will Go On’ to mark the 20th anniversary of the Titanic movie.