The 2022 Billboard Music Awards begin at 8 p.m. Sunday
The Weeknd leads the nominee field with 17 nominations. His “Save Your Tears (Remix)” with Ariana Grande is scheduled for 6 nominations.
His future After Hours Til Dawn tour partner, Doja Cat, is right behind him with 14 nominations.
Justin Bieber, Kanye West and Olivia Rodrigo each have 13 nominations.
Drake has 11 chances for a trophy, while Dua Lipa and Ed Sheeran have nine. The rapper could be victorious in some of the night’s biggest categories, including a win for Top Artist, Top Artist, Top Billboard 200 Artist and Top Hot 100 Artist. Drake is also in the Billboard 200 album category for Certified lover boy.