A look at the top moments from the Billboard Music Awards

Drake, Beyonce early winners at 2017 Billboard Music Awards

Dion described the experience as "emotional", telling Billboard that she had to "hold [her] tears" during the performance.

To start off the night, the living legend performed her 1998 hit "Believe" all while decked out in a daring, glittery two piece and matching platinum wig.

Drake set a new record at the Billboard awards by taking home 13 trophies Sunday night.

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Hosts Ludacris and Vanessa Hudgens at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas, Nevada May 22, 2017.

Beyonce's Lemonade was picked as the best R&B album while The Chainsmokers won top dance/electronic artist and top Hot 100 Song for Closer featuring Halsey. The singer and actress noted that she had been lucky to have a dream career for more than five decades, and at the age of 71, she said she can still hold a plank for five minutes.

The ceremony also saw Cher handed an icon award. For a live performance of "Believe" and "If I Could Turn Back Time", it appeared that Cher actually did turn back time. "I think it was mostly luck and a little bit of something thrown in".

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Viacom18 English entertainment cluster VP and programming head Hashim D'souza said, "After a successful partnership on the MTV Movie and TV Awards, we are sure that the partnership with Vivo is further going to strengthen as we get ready for 2017 Billboard Music Awards".

Even Drake took notice in his acceptance speech, adding that Hudgens looked "amazing", which drew envious looks from Nicki Minaj.

She paired the breezy single with a muted performance with acoustic instruments and a simple white crop top and wide brimmed hat.

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