This time has finally come — you can NOW vote for twoÂ veryÂ important categories at this year’sÂ Billboard Music Awards!Â
Fans can cast their vote for theÂ Billboard Chart Achievement Award Presented by XfinityÂ andÂ Top SocialÂ ArtistÂ by either visiting the voting siteÂ http://www.billboardmusicawards.com/voteÂ or voting on Twitter (by tweeting out a nomineeâ€™s corresponding hashtag).Â Fans can vote up to 100 times a day per award, per platform. Voting for the Billboard Chart Achievement Award Presented by Xfinity and Top Social Artist closes May 21, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. PT (one hour into the live broadcast of the BBMAs).
Luke BryanÂ (#LukeBBMAs),Â The ChainsmokersÂ (#TheChainsmokersBBMAs),Â Nicki MinajÂ (#NickiBBMAs),Â Twenty One PilotsÂ (#TOPBBMAs), andÂ The Weeknd (#TheWeekndBBMAs) are all up for theÂ Billboard Chart Achievement Award Presented by Xfinity, whileÂ Justin Bieber (#JustinBBMAs), BTS (#BTSBBMAs), Selena Gomez (#SelenBBMAs), Ariana Grande (#ArianaBBMAs), and Shawn Mendes (#ShawnBBMAs) are nominated forÂ Top Social Artist.Â
The Billboard Chart Achievement Award Presented by Xfinity will be given to an artist who has accomplished an outstanding and rare achievement on the Billboard music charts over the past year.Â Nominees for Top Social Artist perennially occupy the top slots on Billboardâ€™s weekly Social 50 chart. Whether on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Wikipedia or Tumblr, they are artists the fans engage with the most on social media.
TheÂ 2017 Billboard Music Awards will air LIVE from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, May 21st @ 8PM ET/5PM PT on ABC.