U2 Picks up Two Billboard Music Awards

Congratulations to U2! The band already picked up an award for Top Touring Artist at the Billboard Music Awards.

U2’s 2017 trek celebrating the 30th Anniversary of “The Joshua Tree” was announced ahead of the Sunday night NBC broadcast of the BBMAs earlier today (May 21). The band bested nominees Guns N’Roses, Coldplay, Bruno Mars and Ed Sheeran. The band also picked up an award for Top Rock Tour.

In the category of Top Rock Artist, Imagine Dragons bested sentimental favorites Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. Imagine Dragons also bested U2 in the category of Top Rock Album.

The non-televised awards were announced earlier today.