Winners announced for 2022 Billboard Music Awards

Sunday evening (May 15), MRC and NBC celebrated an electrifying evening with the “2022 Billboard Music Awards” (BBMAs) broadcast live on NBC coast to coast from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and in live on Peacock. Host Sean “Diddy” Combs was joined by today’s top Billboard artists for exhilarating performances, empowering moments and historic wins. Eight on-air awards were given, in addition to the previous non-air categories. The winners of the relevant Christian and gospel music categories are listed below.

This year’s awards are based on the chart period of April 10, 2021 through March 26, 2022. Billboard Music Awards finalists and winners are based on top fan interactions with music, including sales of digital albums and songs, streaming, radio airplay and social engagement, tracked by Billboard and its data partners, including Luminate.

Best Christian Artist
Carrie Underwood
worship of elevation
for ROI and COUNTRY
Lauren Daigle
Yes – WINNER!

Best Gospel Artist
CeCe Winans
worship of elevation
kirk franklin
Maverick Town Music
Yes – WINNER!

Best Christian Album
My Saviour, Carrie Underwood
Believe it, CeCe Winans
Old Church Basement, Elevation Worship and Maverick City Music
Anthem of Heaven, Phil Wickham
Donda, Ye – WINNER!

Best Gospel Album
Believe it, CeCe Winans
Old Church Basement, Elevation Worship and Maverick City Music
Jubilee: Juneteenth Edition, Maverick City Music
move your heart., Maverick City Music & UPPERROOM
Donda, Ye – WINNER!

Best Christian Song
“My Jesus”, Anne Wilson
“Hurricane”, Ye – WINNER!
“Moon”, Ye
“Off Grid”, Ye
“Praise God”, you

best gospel song
“Jireh”, Elevation Worship & Maverick City Music featuring Chandler Moore & Naomi Raine
“Hurricane”, Ye – WINNER!
“Moon”, Ye
“Off Grid”, Ye
“Praise God”, you