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2015 “Billboard” Music Awards: The Backstage Scene

Dick Clark ProductionsSunday night marked Meghan Trainor’s first time at the Billboard Music Awards, and not only did she perform, but she also won two trophies, for her mega-hit “All About that Bass.”  The singer/songwriter told ABC Radio backstage that the awards are “everything” to her.  “I remember seeing the song climb the Billboard charts, and all I wanted was to be a songwriter on the Billboard charts.  And the fact that it was up there for so long, and everyone kept relating to the message…that was the goal.  And to be awarded for it is just like, ‘Alright, you did something magical here!”... Read more

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Taylor Swift Dominates the 2015 “Billboard” Music Awards with Eight Wins

Ethan Miller/Getty Images via ABCThe 2015 Billboard Music Awards was a Taylor Swift affair. The ceremony opened with her much-anticipated futuristic revenge fantasy video for “Bad Blood,” and the night continued to work in her favor. Taylor nabbed eight awards — including Top Artist — and even engaged in some congratulatory PDA with her rumored beau, Calvin Harris.... Read more

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Nominees MAGIC! Not Stressing over Sunday's “Billboard” Music Awards

Chapman Baehler/RCA RecordsLast month, Toronto reggae-pop group MAGIC! won several trophies at the Juno Awards, the Canadian equivalent of the Grammys.  This Sunday night, their smash single “Rude” has earned them two nominations at the Billboard Music Awards: Top Radio Song and Top Duo or Group.  The band will be at the show, but they won’t be sitting on the edge of their seats, desperate to find out if they’ve won.... Read more

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