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Taylor Swift Wins Eight Billboard Music Awards
Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift won in eight categories to dominate the 2013 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas. In addition to a win as top artist, she was also named top female artist, top Billboard 200 artist, top digital songs artist and top country artist during Sunday night's (May 19) show. Swift's Red also won the top country album and top Billboard 200 album prizes while top country song honors went to her "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together." Mumford & Sons' Babel was voted top rock album. During the awards show, Swift performed "22." Jennifer Nettles introduced The Band Perry's performance of "Better Dig Two," and Florida Georgia Line introduced Kacey Musgraves' acoustic performance of "Merry Go 'Round." Other presenters included Shania Twain and Kid Rock.
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