If for no other reason, Sunday Nights televised 2014 Billboard Music Awards held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Will be remembered for inaugurating the late, great, King of Pop, Michael Jackson's signature strut moonwalk he invented in the 80's as a hologram. Simply because Michael Jackson's no longer around to perform live his new posthumous album, XSCAPE.
Released last week on May 13th, XSCAPE, contains eight previously unreleased Michael Jackson songs a realization of Epic Records chairman and CEO L.A. Reid. And totally"contemporized" by producers including Timbaland, Rodney Jenkins. Michael would have taken great pride in how the presentation and the vision of all the music producers efforts. Expressed all of his strong strength of the quality work he left behind in all his musical performances.
Making everyone invoved in the project extremely proud and honored to present Michael Jackson's hologram performs Slave To The Rhythm... his new music to the world as he gets standing ovation at Billboard Music Awards The annual Billboard Music Awards featured a performance from the late King of Pop.
Depicting Michael Jackson in hologram form,which took the stage at Sunday night's event. It reminded us why Michael Jackson was voted...One of Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Artists. Sunday night receiving seven Billboard Music Awards , Justin Timberlake took home trophies for Top Artist, Top Billboard 200 Artist and Top Billboard 200th album for"The 20/20 Experience" during the three-hour show at at the MGM Grand Arena.
Where right behind JT, the band, Imagine Dragons received five awards, with Top Hot 100 Artist, Top Duo/Group and Top Rock Artist among their tally. Earning Robin Thicke, T.I. and Williams four trophies: "Blurred Lines" as Top Hot 100 Song, Top Digital Song, Top Radio Song and Top R&B Song. Robin Thicke performed his new single, "Get Her Back," on the show...still hoping to get his estranged wife Paula back...ah..hum??
So as far as the final tally of winners at the 2014 Billboard Music Awards, on Sunday night:
TOP ARTIST: Justin Timberlake TOP 100 HOT SONG: "Blurred Lines," Robin Thicke (featuring T.I. & Pharrell)
TOP BILLBOARD 200 ALBUM: "The 20/20 Experience," Justin Timberlake
TOP DUO/GROUP: Imagine Dragons
TOP NEW ARTIST: Lorde
TOP TOURING ARTIST: Bon Jovi
TOP MALE ARTIST: Justin Timberlake
TOP FEMALE ARTIST: Katy Perry
TOP HOT 100 ARTIST: Imagine Dragons
TOP BILLBOARD 200 ARTIST: Justin Timberlake
TOP DIGITAL SONGS ARTIST: Katy Perry
TOP RADIO SONGS ARTIST: Justin Timberlake
TOP SOCIAL ARTIST: Justin Bieber
TOP STREAMING ARTIST: Miley Cyrus
TOP R&B ARTIST: Justin Timberlake
TOP RAP ARTIST: Eminem
TOP COUNTRY ARTIST: Luke Bryan
TOP ROCK ARTIST: Imagine Dragons
TOP LATIN ARTIST: Marc Anthony
TOP R&B ALBUM: "The 20/20 Experience," Justin Timberlake
TOP RAP ALBUM: "The Marshall Mathers LP2," Eminem
TOP COUNTRY ALBUM: "Crash My Party," Luke Bryan
TOP ROCK ALBUM: "Night Visions," Imagine Dragons
TOP LATIN ALBUM: "3.0," Marc Anthony
TOP DANCE/ELECTRONIC ALBUM: "Random Access Memories," Daft Punk
TOP DIGITAL SONG : "Blurred Lines," Robin Thicke (featuring T.I. & Pharrell)
TOP RADIO SONG: "Blurred Lines," Robin Thicke (featuring T.I. & Pharrell)
TOP STREAMING SONG (AUDIO): "Radioactive," Imagine Dragons
TOP STREAMING SONG (VIDEO): "Wrecking Ball," Miley Cyrus
TOP R&B SONG: "Blurred Lines," Robin Thicke (featuring T.I. & Pharrell)
TOP RAP SONG: "Can't Hold Us," Macklemore & Ryan Lewis (featuring Ray Dalton)
TOP COUNTRY SONG: "Cruise," Florida Georgia Line (featuring Nelly)
TOP ROCK SONG: "Royals," Lorde