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2014 Billboard Music Awards Finalists Announced

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The finalists for the 2014 Billboard Music Awards have been announced, with Luke Bryan dominating the country nominees.

The ‘Play It Again’ singer scored seven nominations in six categories, including all country categories. He also garnered several all-genre nominations, including Top Billboard 200 Album, Top Male Artist and Top Billboard 200 Artist.

Bryan and Carrie Underwood are also in the running for the fan-voted Milestone Award. The six finalists will be narrowed down to three, and fans logging in to vote can also enter a contest to present the award alongside Kelly Rowland during the live broadcast.

Florida Georgia Line received four total nominations, including the all-genre Top Duo/Group.

The Billboard Music Awards are slated to air May 18 at 8PM ET on ABC. Check out a complete list of the country finalists below.

2014 Billboard Music Awards Finalists:

Top Billboard 200 Album
Beyonce, ‘Beyonce’
Luke Bryan, ‘Crash My Party’
Drake, ‘Nothing Was the Same’
Eminem, ‘The Marshall Mathers LP2’
Justin Timberlake, ‘The 20/20 Experience’

Top Duo/Group
Florida Georgia Line
Imagine Dragons
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
One Direction
OneRepublic

Top Male Artist
Luke Bryan
Drake
Eminem
Bruno Mars
Justin Timberlake

Top Billboard 200 Artist
Beyonce
Luke Bryan
Eminem
One Direction
Justin Timberlake

Top Social Artist
Justin Bieber
Miley Cyrus
One Direction
Rihanna
Taylor Swift

Top Country Artist
Luke Bryan
Florida Georgia Line
Darius Rucker
Blake Shelton
Taylor Swift

Top Country Album
Garth Brooks, ‘Blame It All on My Roots: Five Decades of Influences’
Luke Bryan, ‘Crash My Party’
Florida Georgia Line, ‘Here’s to the Good Times’
The Robertsons, ‘Duck the Halls: A Robertson Family Christmas’
Blake Shelton, ‘Based on a True Story’

Top Christian Album
Alan Jackson, ‘Precious Memories: Volume II’
Skillet, ‘Rise’
Third Day, ‘Miracle’
Chris Tomlin, ‘Burning Lights’
Various Artists, ‘WOW Hits 2014’

Top Country Song
Luke Bryan, ‘Crash My Party’
Luke Bryan, ‘That’s My Kind of Night’
Florida Georgia Line, ‘Cruise’
Darius Rucker, ‘Wagon Wheel’
Blake Shelton (Feat. Pistol Annies and Friends), ‘Boys ‘Round Here’

Milestone Award
Imagine Dragons
John Legend
Luke Bryan
OneRepublic
Ellie Goulding
Carrie Underwood

Next: The Top Luke Bryan Songs

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