|Psy and host Tracy Morgan are on stage during the 2013 Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday in Las Vegas, Nevada. (AFP-Yonhap News)|
Billboard said they determined the nominees and winners based on key fan interactions over the last year including album and digital singles sales, radio airplay, touring, streaming and social media interactions through Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, VEVO, Spotify and other popular websites for music.
Psy was nominated in six categories out of 45 of the 2013 Billboard Music Awards, including “Top New Artist,” “Top Streaming Artist,” “Top Rap Song,” “Top Dance,” “Top Streaming Song” (Video) and “Top Rap Artist.”
He also participated in the event as a presenter for the awards ceremony to introduce Chris Brown.
By Suh Hye-rim (firstname.lastname@example.org)