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Billboard Music Awards 2018 Nominations List: Drake, Kendrick, Cardi B, Post Malone and more

It's not long till the 2018 Billboard Music Awards and the nominees have been revealed!

Kendrick Lamar, Bruno Mars & Ed Sheeran are in the lead with 15 nominations. Post Malone has also had a good run with 12 nominations and of course Cardi B is up for Top New Artist as well as 8 nominations.

Below are a list of nominees from our must watch categories plus head over to Billboard for the full list...

Top Artist
Drake
Kendrick Lamar
Bruno Mars
Ed Sheeran
Taylor Swift

Top Female Artist
Camila Cabello
Cardi B
Halsey
Demi Lovato
Taylor Swift

Top Male Artist:
Drake
Kendrick Lamar
Bruno Mars
Post Malone
Ed Sheeran

Top Selling Album
Kendrick Lamar, DAMN.
Pink, Beautiful Trauma
Ed Sheeran, Divide
Chris Stapleton, From a Room: Volume 1
Taylor Swift, Reputation

Top Hot 100 Song
Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee, "Despacito (feat. Justin Bieber)"
Kendrick Lamar, "HUMBLE."
Bruno Mars, "That's What I Like"
Post Malone, "Rockstar (feat. 21 Savage)"
Ed Sheeran, "Shape of You"

Top New Artist
21 Savage
Camila Cabello
Cardi B
Khalid
Kodak Black

Top Billboard 200 Artist
Drake
Kendrick Lamar
Ed Sheeran
Chris Stapleton
Taylor Swift

Top Hot 100 Artist
Imagine Dragons
Kendrick Lamar
Bruno Mars
Post Malone
Ed Sheeran

Top Streaming Songs Artist
Cardi B
Drake
Kendrick Lamar
Post Malone
Ed Sheeran

Top Song Sales Artist
Imagine Dragons
Kendrick Lamar
Bruno Mars
Post Malone
Ed Sheeran

Billboard Chart Achievement Award
Camila Cabello
Cardi B
Drake
Sam Hunt
Ed Sheeran

Top R&B Artist
Chris Brown
Khalid
Bruno Mars
SZA
The Weeknd

Top R&B Male Artist
Khalid
Bruno Mars
The Weeknd

Top R&B Female Artist
Beyoncé
Rihanna
SZA

Top R&B Tour
Bruno Mars
Lionel Richie
The Weeknd

Top Rap Artist
Drake
Kendrick Lamar
Lil Uzi Vert
Migos
Post Malone

Top Rap Male Artist
Drake
Kendrick Lamar
Post Malone

Top Rap Female Artist
Cardi B
Nicki Minaj
Bhad Bhabie
Top Rap Tour 
J. Cole
Jay-Z
Kendrick Lamar

Top Billboard 200 Album
Drake, More Life
Kendrick Lamar, DAMN.
Post Malone, Stoney
Ed Sheeran, Divide
Taylor Swift, Reputation
Top R&B Album
Khalid, American Teen
Bruno Mars, 24K Magic
SZA, Ctrl
The Weeknd, Starboy
Xxxtentacion, 17

Top Rap Album
Drake, More Life
Kendrick Lamar, DAMN.
Lil Uzi Vert, Luv Is Rage 2
Migos, Culture
Post Malone, Stoney

Top Streaming Song (Audio)
Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee ft. Justin Bieber "Despacito"
Kendrick Lamar "HUMBLE."
Lil Uzi Vert "XO TOUR Llif3"
Post Malone ft. 21 Savage "Rockstar"
Post Malone ft. Quavo "Congratulations"

Top Streaming Song (Video)
Cardi B "Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)"
Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee ft. Justin Bieber "Despacito"
Lil Pump "Gucci Gang"
Bruno Mars "That's What I Like"
Ed Sheeran "Shape of You"

Top R&B Song
Childish Gambino "Redbone"
DJ Khaled ft. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller "Wild Thoughts"
Khalid "Young Dumb & Broke"
Bruno Mars "That's What I Like"
Bruno Mars ft. Cardi B "Finesse"

Top Rap Song
Cardi B "Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)"
DJ Khaled ft. Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance The Rapper & Lil Wayne "I'm the One"
French Montana ft. Swae Lee "Unforgettable"
Kendrick Lamar "HUMBLE."
Post Malone ft. 21 Savage "Rockstar"

Top Soundtrack
Black Panther
The Fate of the Furious: The Album
The Greatest Showman
Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2: Awesome Mix Vol. 2
Moana