Drake Breaks Record As He Wins 13 Billboard Awards


Drake smashed records at last night’s Billboard Awards when he picked up 13 prizes.

The 30-year-old rapper beat Adele’s 2012 record by one at the Las Vegas event.

The Canadian musician was joined on stage by Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne and his dad to collect his various awards.


Accepting the award, Drake said:

I just want to say hold tight Adele because when a new ting drops you will crawl your way back to get the record back.

The 13 awards that Drake won included: Top male artist, artist of the year, top rap artist, top Billboard 200 album (Views), top hot 100 artist, top rap album (Views), top Billboard 200 artist, top R&B song (One Dance), top streaming artist, top streaming song (One Dance), top song sales artist, top rap tour.


Later that night Drake performed Gyalchester inside the famous Bellagio Fountains in Las Vegas.

Meanwhile, Beyonce took home five awards including top female artist and top R&B album for Lemonade.