The 2013 Billboard Music Awards took over the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on Sunday, May 19, where standout artists swept the night with awards and performances.
Taylor Swift scored big with her 3.7 million-selling album Red, which earned her eight trophies.
She was honored as Top Artist, Top Female Artist, Top Billboard 200 artist, Artist of the Year, Top Country Artist and Top Digital Songs Artist, among other categories.
Rihanna walked away with four awards, winning in the R&B artist, album and song categories, and Radio Songs Artist. Other female winners include Madonna, Nicki Minaj, and the late Jenni Rivera.
For a complete listing of winners, click here. Watch Taylor Swift’s Artist of the Year acceptance speech below: