Cardi B arriving on the red carpet. TNS
The Billboard Music Awards nominees have been announced – and Cardi B is leading the way with 21 nominations across 18 categories.
The rapper, who is nominated for Top Artist and Top Female Artist among other awards, is competing against herself in three slots, namely Top Hot 100 Song, Top Selling Song, and Top Collaboration, Billboard has announced.
Drake and Post Malone each received 17 nominations, putting them right behind Cardi B in the Billboard Music Awards race.
The show is scheduled to air on NBC at 8pm ET (meaning 1am in the UK).
Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper are nominated together for the Billboard Chart Achievement Award, Top Soundtrack, and Top Selling Song.
Lady Gaga has also scored a solo nomination in the Top Song Sales Artist category.
Fans can vote online to select the winner in two categories: Top Social Artist and Chart Achievement.
Singer Rihanna is to launch a fashion label with French luxury goods group Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton (LVMH).
Rihanna said Thursday she had been given complete freedom to design her first fashion line for French luxury powerhouse LVMH, which is banking on the pop diva to find a new market of millennials beyond the reach of its traditional brands.
Rapper Cardi B voiced support Tuesday for US Senator Bernie Sanders, a progressive mounting a campaign for the Democratic nomination, saying voters "let him down" in his 2016 bid against Hillary Clinton.
Following the actress' death in 2011 at age 79, a week-long Christie's auction in New York of her vast collection of luxury dresses, jewels and fine art saw total sales topping $156 million.
The painting, which features a rich array of colours from teal to bright white, depicts an international friendly match between Sweden and France in 1952 during a golden generation of French football players.
The album has a number of collaborations with fellow artists such as Jamie Cullum, Bryan Adams and Rod Stewart. Perhaps one of the more unexpected names to appear on the tracklist is boxing champion Tyson Fury.