A look back at the Billboard Music Awards

Tuesday, 20 May 2014

The Billboard Music Awards was a huge night of celebration of the music industry — and for this party, Twitter was the place to be. Nominees, presenters, performers and viewers chimed in on Twitter with their two cents from the night, commenting on everything from their favorite performances to their picks for best-dressed.

Overall, there were more than 5.4 million Tweets about the show, seen more than 248.2 million times. Among the highlights: celebrities tweeting photos from the Twitter Mirror backstage, capturing some of the most candid moments of the evening:


For fashion fans, the Samsung Vine 360 Booth offered a 3-D peek at the stars in six seconds, while @EOnline tweeted multiple photos of stars’ red carpet looks:

Anyone who may have missed parts of the show, or who just wanted to re-watch their favorite moments were in luck, as @OfficialBBMAs tweeted out full clips throughout the night:

Celebrities also got in on the live-tweeting action with selfies and congratulatory notes to their favorite acts:

Until next time!