Taylor Swift She was the most nominated artist at the 2023 Billboard Music Awards, taking home 10 awards.
“Well, it’s unreal. The fact that you gave me 10 Billboard Awards — I’m talking to the fans specifically — none of this would happen without you,” Swift said in her acceptance speech recorded from The Road.
She continued, “Billboards all depends on what you listen to and what you’re passionate about. And I’m so honored that this year you’re doing The Eras Tour, which is so magical. I went and saw the movie, and I cared about redoing my recordings. I just, like, love you so much. I feel like The luckiest person in the world to have you in my corner and care about the music I make. So, thank you, thank you, thank you, 10 million times over, for this.
The awards ceremony took place on Sunday, November 19, while Swift, 33, was on her international leg Tour of the ages, with a concert at Estádio Nilton Santos in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Sunday. She has already played two sold-out shows at the venue on Saturday 18th November and Sunday 19th November. She will then travel to São Paulo on her final stop of her tour this year, where she will perform three concerts from Friday, November 24 to Sunday, November 26.
Swift has dominated the music industry in 2023, which is reflected by her nominations for the BBMAs. She earned nods in 20 categories, 10 of which she won for being Top Radio Song Artist, Top Song Sales Artist, Top Billboard Global 200 Female Artist, Top Billboard Global Artist (Excluding US), Top 100 Female Songwriter, Top Female Artist, and Top Billboard 200. Artist, Top Artist, Best-Selling Single (“Anti-Hero”).
Prior to Sunday’s awards ceremony, Swift was the winningest female BBMA winner in history with 29 wins. Drake She has the most BBMA awards overall, with 34 and 14 additional nominations for 2023.
If Swift overtakes Drake as the most decorated BBMA female artist of all time, it will be the latest in a string of records she has broken this year. Regarding her success on the charts, her 2019 hit song “Cruel Summer” topped the charts. painting Hot 100 for the first time in October. Weeks later, Swift’s “Is It Over Now?” (Taylor’s version) [From the Vault]“- from her re-recording 1989 The album – took the place of “Cruel Summer” when it reached number one. She subsequently became the only artist to replace herself three times at number one on the chart with “Cruel Summer” returning to the top.
at the same time, Tour of the ages It’s set to become the highest-grossing tour of all time, and has already made Swift a billionaire. After a two-month hiatus, the international tour will resume in Tokyo in February 2024 and travel around the world before concluding the tour in Canada in December 2024.
Amidst her professional success, Swift’s personal life has also made headlines due to her relationship with someone else Travis Kelsey. The 34-year-old Kansas City Chiefs performer attended Swift’s concert in Argentina on November 11. She changed the lyrics of her song “Karma” to “Karma is the guy on the Chiefs” in reference to Kelce, and the two shared their first public kiss afterward. Displays.