Cardi B Leads 2019 'Billboard' Music Awards With 21 Nominations
Cardi B Leads 2019 'Billboard' Music Awards With 21 Nominations Cardi likes her nominations like that.
The rapper fell just short of the record for most 'Billboard' nominations, set by Drake and The Chainsmokers with 22 nominations each in 2017.
Cardi made history earlier this year when she became the first solo female rapper to win the Grammy for best rap album.
The 26-year-old is nominated for top artist against Drake, Ariana Grande, Post Malone and Travis Scott.
Drake and Post Malone tied for the second-most nominations, with 17 nominations each.
Kelly Clarkson will return as host of the 2019 'Billboard' Music Awards.
The broadcast will air live on NBC, Wednesday, May 1, at 8 p.m.