The 2016 Billboard Music Awards nominations have been announced today. Rihanna scored 3 nominations:

  • Top R&B Album – ANTI
    Chris Brown, Royalty
    Rihanna, Anti
    Bryson Tiller, T R A P S O U L
    ​Tyrese, Black Rose
    The Weeknd, Beauty Behind The Madness
  • Top Female Artist
    Adele
    Selena Gomez
    ​Ariana Grande
    Rihanna
    Taylor Swift
  • Top R&B Artist
    Chris Brown
    ​Jeremih
    Rihanna
    Bryson Tiller
    The Weeknd

Ludacris and Ciara will host the 2016 Billboard Music Awards at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on May 22. Last time Rihanna attended the show was in 2011 when she performed S&M remix with Britney Spears.