Lorde, Imagine Dragons lead Billboard nominations
April 11, 2014, 12:02 am TWN
NEW YORK -- Newcomers Lorde and Imagine Dragons are the top contenders at next month's Billboard Music Awards.
The breakthrough acts are finalists in 12 categories, thanks to Lorde's Grammy-winning multiplatinum hit "Royals" and Imagine Dragons' "Radioactive," also a multiplatinum Grammy winner. Those smashes are nominated for top Hot 100 song against Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines," Katy Perry's "Roar" and Miley Cyrus' "Wrecking Ball."