Luke Combs lead the way in terms of country music taking home three awards at the 2020 Billboard Music Awards - Top Country Artist, Top Country Male Artist, and Top Country Album (What You See Is What You Get).
Dan + Shay won two awards, Top Country Song ("10,000 Hours), and Top Country Duo/Group. Maren Morris took home Top Country Female Artist and George Strait won Top Country Tour.
The biggest moment of the night was when Garth Brooks became the ninth artist, and the first from country music, to receive Billboard’s Icon Award. The most recent recipient of the honor, Cher (2017), presented the award to Garth.