Sean Paul grabs a Billboard Music Awards nomination for “Rockabye.”
The track was released in 2016 with Clean Bandit and AnnMarie and did very well on the charts. The song was nominated in the Top Dance Electronic Song category and is the hot favorite to take home that award. Since making a big comeback to the music scene in 2016, Sean Paul has consistently maintained a presence on the Billboard chart and even scoring a Hot 100 number one banger in 2016 with “Cheap Thrills” with Sia.
Cheat Codes and Demi Lovato’s “No Promises,” The Chainsmokers and Coldplay’s “Something Just Like This,” Kygo and Selena Gomez’s “It Ain’t Me,” and Zedd and Alessia Cara’s “Stay” are the other nominees in the category.
The Billboard Music Awards was established to honor artists who made a big impact on the music scene over the past year. This includes music streaming and physical sales, radio play, touring and social media engagement with fans.
Kendrick Lamar, Drake, Cardi B, SZA, and Bruno Mars are among the leading nominees for the 2018 Billboard Music Awards set to air on May 20.
The video for “Rockabye” has close to 2 billion views on YouTube. Watch it below.