Taylor Swift dominated the 2013 Billboard Awards with 8 wins including including “Top Artist,” and “Top Billboard 200 album,” for her latest release “Red,” which has sold almost 4 million copies. She thanked her fans in her acceptance speech with whom she stated she had the longest and best relationship (we certainly believe that.) You can watch her performance of “22” here.
Pop princess Rihanna and “Somebody That I Used To Know” singer Gotye each picked up four awards. Justin Bieber picked up three awards including the “Milestone Award” – for musical ingenuity and innovation – and “Top Male Artist”. In his acceptance speech Bieber thanked his fans while confirming that he is solely focused on his music and not the “bull” that everyone talks about.