In short

BTS are Top Duo/Group at Billboard Music Awards

South Korean boyband BTS scored a breakthrough on Wednesday, beating rivals such as Maroon 5 and Imagine Dragons to clinch Top Duo/Group at the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas.

The biggest winner was rapper Drake, whose triumphs included the prestigious Top Artist and Top Billboard 200 Album accolades.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 03, 2019, with the headline 'In short'. Print Edition | Subscribe