The Billboard Music Awards nominees have been announced.
Justin Timberlake leads in three categories: Top Male Artist, Top R&B Artist and Top Artist.
Nominations are determined by the year's most successful artists in different music genres, based on album and single sales, radio airplay, touring, streaming, and social media interaction.
Here are the nominees so far:
Top Female Artist:
Top Male Artist:
Top Country Artist:
Florida Georgia Line
Top R&B Artist:
The Billboard Music Awards will air live on ABC Sunday, May 18 th .
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