October 19, 2020

Billboard Music Awards Winners Announced Kanye West, Lauren Daigle, and FOR KING & COUNTRY are winners for 2020


The 2020 Billboard Music Awards took place at the Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV, and were hosted by country artist Kelly Clarkson. This year, Lauren Daigle, for KING & COUNTRY, and Kanye West took home awards in the Christian music categories.

Kanye West won the categories of top Gospel artist, top Christian album, top Gospel album, as well as top Gospel song. Lauren Daigle won top Christian artist, and for KING & COUNTRY won top Christian song for their hit single "God Only Knows."

A list of the 2020 nominees and winners is below.

Top Christian Artist:

 WINNER: Lauren Daigle

 Elevation Worship

 For King & Country

 Hillsong United

 Kanye West 

Top Gospel Artist:

 Kirk Franklin

 Koryn Hawthorne

 Tasha Cobbs Leonard

 Sunday Service Choir

 WINNER: Kanye West 

Top Christian Album:

 Bethel Music "Victory: Recorded Live"

 Casting Crowns "Only Jesus"

 Hillsong United "People"

 Skillet "Victorious"

 WINNER: Kanye West "Jesus is King"

Top Gospel Album

 Kirk Franklin "Long Live Love"

 Donald Lawrence & The Tri-City Singers "Goshen"

 William McDowell "The Cry: A Live Worship Experience"

 Sunday Service Choir "Jesus Is Born"

 WINNER: Kanye West "Jesus is King" 

Top Christian Song:

 Bethel Music, Jonathan David Helser & Melissa Helser "Raise A Hallelujah"

 Casting Crowns ft. Matthew West "Nobody"

 Lauren Daigle "Rescue"

 WINNER: For King & Country "God Only Knows"

Kanye West "Follow God"

Top Gospel Song:

 Kirk Franklin "Love Theory"

 Kanye West "Closed on Sunday"

 WINNER: Kanye West "Follow God"

 Kanye West "On God"

 Kanye West "Selah"