U2, Lionel Richie and Tom Petty among nominees for 2018 “Billboard” Music Awards

Credit: Anton CorbijnThe nominees for the 2018 Billboard Music Awards have been revealed, and U2 is among the artists who have the chance to win multiple honors.

The Irish rockers have scored four nominations and will vie for awards in the Top Duo/Group, Top Touring Artist, Top Rock Tour and Top Rock Album categories, the latter nod coming for their recently released Songs of Experience.

U2 will compete against The Chainsmokers, Coldplay, Imagine Dragons and Migos for the Top Duo/Group trophy; Coldplay, Guns N’ Roses, Bruno Mars and Ed Sheeran for the Top Touring Artist prize; and Coldplay and …read more