John Mayer Receives Legend of Live Award; Ed Sheeran, Taylor Swift & More Win at HipHopMagz Live Music Awards


The night time capped day one of many Billboard Live Music Summit and was hosted by comic Roy Wood Jr.

The first day of the Billboard Live Music Summit concluded with the Billboard Live Music Awards on Tuesday on the Montage in Beverly Hills. With comic Roy Wood Jr. dealing with the internet hosting duties, a number of the greatest names within the music business had been celebrated and took house awards.

The night time's highest honor went to current Billboard cowl star John Mayer, who took house the Legend of Live Award for his in depth touring profession and ongoing contributions to the business. In his acceptance speech, Mayer advised the viewers that he manages to get the job completed thanks to the buddies that he's working with whereas on the street, saying they ultimately grow to be his household. He closed out the ceremony with a standing ovation from the viewers.

Other honorees for the night included Shawn Mendes, who accepted the inaugural artist of the 12 months award; Live Nation's Kelly Stelbasky, receiving the inaugural Chip Hooper award; and first-ever comic of the 12 months Sebastian Maniscalco.

Big award winners for the night additionally included Post Malone, Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran. Post edged out Cardi B and Maluma for the breakthrough artist award, Swift gained the highest U.S. tour award and Sheeran was the highest world tour winner.

See the total record of winners beneath.

Breakthrough Artist:
Cardi B   
Post Malone - WINNER

Top World Tour:

Beyoncé & Jay-Z
Ed Sheeran - WINNER
Taylor Swift

Top U.S. Tour:
Beyoncé & Jay-Z
Ed Sheeran​
Taylor Swift - WINNER

Top Tour & Top Draw:
Beyoncé & Jay-Z
Ed Sheeran - WINNER
Taylor Swift

Top Comedy Tour:
Kevin Hart - WINNER
Sebastian Maniscalco​
Chris Rock

Top Festival:
Life is Beautiful Festival
Lollapalooza Brazil
Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival - WINNER

Top Agency:

Concert Marketing and Promotion:
Travis Scott x Red Bull, Lyft, Snapchat + American Express for the ASTROWORLD Album & Tour Launch   
Marshmello x Bumble   
Khalid x Hollister - WINNER

Top Manager:
Andrew Gertler   
Sharon Osbourne
Dre London - WINNER 

Top Arena
The Forum, Inglewood, Calif.
Madison Square Garden, New York - WINNER
O2 Arena, London

Top Venue (Under 10,000 Seats):
Auditorio Nacional, Mexico City
Radio City Music Hall, New York - WINNER
Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood, Las Vegas

Top Venue (Under 5.000 Seats):
The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas - WINNER
Fox Theatre, Atlanta
Orpheum Theatre, Minneapolis

Top Club (Under 2,000 Capacity):
9:30 Club, Washington, D.C.
Brooklyn Steel, Brooklyn - WINNER
The Showroom on the Flamingo, Las Vegas

Top Amphitheater:
Greek Theatre, Los Angeles
Hearst Greek Theatre, Berkeley
Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles - WINNER

Top Promoters:
Frontier Touring Group
Live Nation - WINNER

Top Independent Promoter:
Another Planet Entertainment
T4F-Time For Fun

Top Boxscore:
Ed Sheeran​
Wembley Stadium, London
June 14 – 17, 2018 (four reveals)

Taylor Swift
MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, N.J.
July 20 – 22, 2018 (2 reveals)

Estadio do Morumbi, Sao Paolo, Brazil
Oct. 19 – 25, 2017 (four reveals)