Kendrick Lamar, Bruno Mars and Ed Sheeran are tied in nominations at the top.
The three have 15 pitches each in different categories.
This is followed by Post Malone, who has 10, Drake with 9 and Justin Bieber and Cardi B with 8 nominations.
Here are some key category candidates:
19659002] Top New Artist:
Billboard Charts Pricing:
Top Male Artist:
Best Female Artist:
The Chain Smoker
Imagine Dragons  Migos
Top R & B artists:
Khalid  Bruno Mars
Above R & B Male Artist:
Back to top R & B Female Artist:
Top rap artist:
Lil Uzi Vert
Migos  19659002] Post Malone
Top Rap Female Artist:
Top Country Artist:
19659002] Top Country Male Artist: 
Top Country Woman Artist:
Miranda Lambert  Maren Morris
Top Country Duo / Group Artists:
Florida Georgia Line
Zac Brown Band
The Show is all about the performers and this year will be super-star-studded.
Janet Jackson receives the Icon Award – her first TV performance in nine years.
Former winners include Prince, Stevie Wonder, Celine Dion, and Jennifer Lopez 
The singer Kellie Clarkson will be performing the show from 8pm from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas out host ET Sunday on NBC.