NEW YORK — Rapper Lil Baby was named artist of the year in the 2nd annual Apple Music Awards.
The rapper, who topped the charts this season along with his sophomore album”My Turn” and attained the No. 3 spots on the Billboard Hot 100 chart with his hit”The Larger Picture,” was hand-selected from the streaming agency’s international editorial team to win the title. The editorial staff also called Taylor Swift songwriter of this year and Megan Thee Stallion breakthrough artist of the year.
Roddy Ricch, whose powerful year comprised a Grammy triumph, No. 1 record, and No. 1 tune, won 2 Apple Music honors which were predicated on streaming information. His debut record, “Please Excuse Me Being Antisocial,” continues to be staged over 1.5 billion times around the stage and has been named the top album of the year. His smash hit”The Box” logged over 460 million Apple Music flows and has been crowned top tune of this year.