Who does not know this popular musician? Well, Drake is one of the highest ranked hip-hop musicians. His music has got everyone on their feet dancing. The past weekend has been an absolute party for Drake. The Toronto-born hip-hop star dominated the music awards and won a breaking record of 13 BMA’s on Sunday night.
The music awards took place in in Las Vegas. The awards handed out were based on the year’s performances. To harp on the excitement of the evening, they left a kept the crowd guessing as to who would end the night evening on a high note. Some of the hits that took Drake to the top, helping him achieve the awards were: One Dance, Fake Love, and Hotline Bling. Other artists, specifically Adele, ended the night with her arms full, winning twelve awards for hit singles, namely: Someone like You.
Drake -Receiving the Award
Upon collecting his awards, Drake gave a vulgar analogy from Forrest Gump. He stated, “Life is like a roll of toilet paper. You’re either on a roll or taking. The Billboard gala offers musicians an inclusive television audience months after the United States entertainment industry’s awards season has ended.
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Cher was presented with the Lifetime Achievement Award. She also sang one of her hits “If I Could Turn Back Time,” dressed the same way in the music video. The audience was stunned. Cher had turned 71 a few days earlier. Her speech was great. She managed to thank her husband, Sonny Bono.
Fashion at the BMA’s
Musicians were dressed to kill. However, with the good comes the bad. The music awards thus sported the best and the worst dressed celebrities. The fashion was on some other level. The great Nicki Minaj started the show. She was followed by Celine Dion, who sang the theme song of Hollywood chartbuster “Titanic” “My Heart Will Go On”, which was celebrating its 20th Anniversary. Further, Miley Cyrus sang her new song titled Malibu, which people were amazed by as it was a very mature sounding song from Miley as opposed to her previous hits. The best part was that she was fully dressed this time.
The day was incredibly impressive, and everyone seemed to have had a splendid time with Drake making headlines with his achievements. Everybody has their game on.