9 Epic Throwback Photos from the 1999 Billboard Music Awards
The performer also picked up awards for female artist of the year, singles artist of the year — female and album artist of the year — female for ...Baby One More Time.
In 1999 she was named artist of the decade, and at the 2019 awards, she'll be named the Billboard Music Awards Icon.
Another performer who won big, for male artist of the year and Hot 100 singles artist of the year.
Not yet a megastar, Hova picked up the trophy for rap singles artist of the year.
Kathy Griffin & Adam Carolla
The comedians were the night's co-hosts.
The guys swept the night, bringing home four awards, including album of the year for Millennium.
Then 52, she was honored with the night's Century Award.
The rapper was another of the night's winners, taking home the award for R&B albums artist of the year.
The artist achievement award went to the rockers, fresh off their smash single "I Don't Want to Miss a Thing."