Britney Spears swayed with Nicki Minaj and had a pillow fight with Rihanna, Justin Bieber won a stack of awards and made out with girlfriend Selena Gomez and Beyoncé proved why she's the best in the biz. The 2011 Billboard Music Awards sure were entertaining.
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Beyoncé's show-stopping performance of new single 'Run the World (Girls)' soon made it irrelevant whether anyone actually likes the song and the notoriously private star gave a glimpse into her private life calling hubby Jay-Z her "best friend" during her acceptance speech for the Millennium Award.
The Bieber and Eminem each picked up six awards while other big winners include The Gaga, Riri, Mumford & Sons, Taio Cruz, Taylor Swift and Usher with three apiece.
List of Winners - 2011 Billboard Music Awards