« | Home | »

2005 Billboard Music Awards – Kelly Clarkson, Bo Bice, Carrie Underwood, & Fantasia Up For Awards

December 06, 2005 12:06 AM by Joe Blackmon

The 2005 Billboard Music Awards (Tuesday, Dec. 6, 8:00-10:00 PM ET Live/PT Tape-Delayed) recognizes the year’s leading artists and songs as determined by actual performance on Billboard’s weekly charts.  The show celebrates the record-buying, Internet-downloading and radio-listening public’s favorite songs, albums and performers, creating a true souvenir of the year in music. 

American Idol 1 Winner Kelly Clarkson and American Idol 3 Winner Fantasia are up for numerous awards.  American Idol 5 Winner Carrie Underwood and American Idol 5 Runner-up Bo Bice are both up for “Top Selling Single of the Year.”  Carrie Underwood is scheduled to perform, and Bo Bice is also listed as a participant. 

Some of the categories that include American Idol contestants as finalists are listed below:

Artist of the Year
50 Cent
Mariah Carey
Kelly Clarkson
Green Day

Hot 100 Song of the Year
Mariah Carey, "We Belong Together"
Kelly Clarkson, "Since U Been Gone"
Mario, "Let Me Love You"
Gwen Stefani, "Hollaback Girl"

Top Selling Single of the Year
American Idol Season 4 Finalists, "When You Tell Me That You Love Me"
Bo Bice, "Inside Your Heaven"
The Pussycat Dolls, featuring Busta Rhymes, "Don’t Cha"
Carrie Underwood, "Inside Your Heaven"

Digital Song of the Year
Kelly Clarkson, "Since U Been Gone"
Green Day, "Boulevard of Broken Dreams"
The Killers, "Mr. Brightside"
Gwen Stefani, "Hollaback Girl"

New Artist of the Year
Fantasia
The Game
Gwen Stefani
Rob Thomas

R&B/Hip-Hop Artist of the Year
50 Cent
Mariah Carey
Destiny’s Child
Fantasia

R&B/Hip-Hop Song of the Year
Mariah Carey, "We Belong Together"
Fantasia, "Truth Is"
Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz featuring Usher and Ludacris, "Lovers & Friends"
Mario, "Let Me Love You"

Female R&B/Hip-Hop Artist of the Year
Mariah Carey
Ciara
Fantasia
Alicia Keys

Reality TV Magazine is your source for American Idol news.  For other great American Idol news, please also check out SirLinksALot: American Idol.

Topics: American Idol, Carrie Underwood, Kelly Clarkson |

« | Home | »

2 Comments »

2 Responses to “2005 Billboard Music Awards – Kelly Clarkson, Bo Bice, Carrie Underwood, & Fantasia Up For Awards”

  1. misstik Says:
    December 6th, 2005 at 3:01 pm

    Kelly is actually up for 12 Billboard awards…
    http://biz.yahoo.com/prnews/051205/nym054.html?.v=35

  2. Joe Reality Says:
    December 6th, 2005 at 8:35 pm

    Thanks, we’ve updated the wording.

Comments



SheKnows Entertainment