Olivia Rodrigo’s Major BBMA wins Will Make You Think “Good 4 Her”


Olivia Rodrigo ate and left no crumbs at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards.

Despite being absent from the ceremony, the “drivers license” singer scored the most wins of any artist. She took home seven Billboard Music Award wins—including Top New Artist, Top Female Artist and Top Hot 100 Artist—during her first time being nominated at the ceremony. 

She also won Top Billboard 200 Album for SOUR, Top Streaming Songs Artist, Top Radio Songs Artist and Top Billboard Global 200 Artist. (View the complete list here of the winners at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards.

According to BillboardThe incredible night that was made “one of the strongest showings by a new artist in BBMA history.”The outlet stated that the group was “a good fit for their needs.” Next won eight trophies in 1998 and AshantiIn 2002, eight of them were awarded.

Olivia, 19 years old, is currently in the middle of her pregnancy SOUR Tour, taking the stage next in Phoenix on May 17.

While Olivia won a lot of hardware at the BBMAs she didn’t win in every category. She missed Top Artist. Drake, who also won for Top Male ArtistAnd ultimately brought his career total to 34. Doja CatTaylor Swift and The Weeknd were also nominated for Top Artist, with Drake and Taylor being two of only six artists in history who have won the award twice. Kanye West was the male artist to go home with the most wins.