Ironic Alanis Morisette
Tina Knowles presented her daughter with the coveted Millennium award as the R&B star received video tributes from Stevie Wonder, Lady GaGa and Michelle Obama.
The star-studded evening opened with Britney Spears joining Rihanna on-stage for a raunchy performance of Ri-Ri's 'S&M'.
In one of the biggest surprises of the night, Justin Bieber kissed rumoured girlfriend Selena Gomez after receiving the award for 'Top New Artist'.
Rihanna was nominated for 18 Billboard Awards, but only took home three, the most notable of which was 'Top Female Artist'.
Performances at the ceremony came from Cee-Lo Green, Mary J Blige and Neil Diamond but Beyonce’s was the highlight of the night.
Watch her amazing performance, with the full list of winners also below...
List of winnners:
|Top Artist of the Year||Eminem|
|Top Album Artist of the Year||Taylor Swift|
|Digital Artist of the Year||Justin Bieber|
|Top Female Artist of the Year||Rihanna|
|Top Male Artist of the Year||Eminem|
|Viral Innovator of the Year||Cee Lo Green|
|Radio Artist of the Year||Rihanna|
|Fan Favourite of the Year||Justin Bieber|
|Icon Award||Neil Diamond|
|Millennium Artist Award||Beyonce|
|Top New Artist||Justin Bieber|
|Top Rap Artist||Eminem|
|Top Pop Artist||Lady Gaga|
|Top R&B Artist||Usher|
|Top Country Artist||Taylor Swift|
|Top Latin Artist||Shakira|
|Top Dance Artist||Lady Gaga|