The year’s best and worst performances from the best and the worst songs to have ever appeared on American music awards programmes.
The nominations are the result of an open call for nominations that has seen music festivals, radio stations, streaming services, record labels, online retailers and artists all nominate their own songs.
The BBC Music Awards is the biggest music event in the world and one of the most prestigious awards in the music industry.
The show was also broadcast on BBC One and the BBC World Service.
The awards, which have attracted thousands of fans to the capital since their inception in 1993, have now been nominated for the 50th time.
The best music of the year for 2018 will be announced at the end of September.
For the year, the winners were revealed on Thursday.
The best music for 2018 by artistThe winners of the awards were chosen by a panel of industry experts.
The winners were selected from the following categories:The nominees were nominated by an advisory committee of music industry experts, including songwriters, composers, lyricists, lyricist agents and music industry executives.
The award was presented by producer and producer-in-residence Paul Thomas Anderson at a ceremony in New York.
“I’m very proud of the work of the advisory committee, which has done an incredible job of identifying the best songs of the past five years and I’m thrilled to have received the 2017 nomination for best American music.”
The award recognises the music of all genres, across all genres and across all eras.
It is an honor to receive it,” said Anderson.
In addition to the best music, the ceremony also recognised the top three artists of the next three years, the year’s biggest releases and the top 10 songs of 2017.
Best American music of 2017 (albums and singles) 1.
Jay-Z – The Life of Pablo (Jay-Z) 2.
Kendrick Lamar – To Pimp a Butterfly 3.
Rihanna – Rihanna (Remix) 4.
Kanye West – Yeezus (Yeezus) 5.
Drake – The Weeknd 6.
Beyoncé – Lemonade 7.
Bruno Mars – Starboy 8.
Kendrick Jnr – The Black Album (Kendrick Lamar) 9.
KanyeWest – The Way I Am (The Life of Kanye West) 10.
Justin Bieber – Sorry (LPs and singles): The Weeknd – Lemonade Bruno Mars – Blonde Beyoncé – Formation Kendrys Lamar – Bad Romance Justin Bieber – Sorry Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – Dangerous Beyonce – Believer Jay-z – Can’t Hold Us Lil Wayne – I’m a Man Snoop Dogg – Makin’ History M.I.A. – Gangsta’s Paradise Selena Gomez – Party (Live at Madison Square Garden) Justin Timberlake – Cocaine Dreams The Chainsmokers – We Got It (Feat.
Lil Wayne) Selene – Love Tame Impala – The Hills Theophilus London – Get Free Kanye West – Fade Krystal – Havana Sia – Bitch Better Have My Money Selenia Tremonti – Til I Fall Kesha – My Way Miley Cyrus – Hard Knock Life Tove Lo – No One Taylor Swift – Back To The Store Mick Jagger – All Along The Watchtower Selenium – In The End Kero Kero Bonito – Wake Me Up Beyones – You’re The Best Taylor – Break Free Troye Sivan – One More Time Rihanna – Solo Bryan Adams – Not Afraid Eminem – Black Panther Lorde – Thanx Selina Mann – Closer Racoon – Dreams K. Cole – Feel So Close A$AP Rocky – Big Fish Theory Ariana Grande – Just Dance Tinashe – Don’t Wanna Live Bobby Shmurda – R.I.-T.
Tyga) Jhene Aiko – Shake Me Naughty Boy – Nuthin But A Nuthin Tori Kelly – It’s All Over (featuring Wiz Khalifa) Taylor Phan – Be Alright Kardashian – Where You at?
Lily Allen – Everyday Maggie Rogers – Let Me Be Ella Fitzgerald – Kiss