EntertainmentCelebrities Taylor Swift, Sam Smith lead in 2015 Billboard Music Awards nominations Taylor Swift leads in Billboard Music Awards nominations. Photo Credit: Getty Images / Kevin Winter By WILL MENDELSON firstname.lastname@example.org April 7, 2015 1:51 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email Can’t say we’re surprised.Taylor Swift and Sam Smith lead in the nominations for the 2015 Billboard Music Awards.Ludacris, who will be co-hosting the show with Chrissy Teigen, announced the five biggest categories on “Good Morning America” yesterday.The five biggest categories: Top Artist, Top Male Artist, Top Female Artist, Top Billboard 200 Album, and Top Hot 100 Song. Swift, 25, and Smith, 22, both are nominated for the Top Artist award. Swift nabbed a total of 14 nominations, while Smith got 13.I’m glad to see the two of them leading with the most noms.The action happens May 17 at Las Vegas’ MGM Grand Garden Arena.The show will air on ABC. By WILL MENDELSON email@example.com Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.