Announcing its year-end report, Billboard names Drake the R&B/Hip-Hop Artist of the Year.
The Toronto rapper enjoyed commercial success this year with the surprise release of If Youre Reading This Its Too Late and a slew of singles.
Billboard awards Fetty Wap the title of Top New Artist. The Paterson, New Jersey act finishes the year with “Trap Queen” as the #2 Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Song with “679” finishing at #7. Fetty Wap finishes as the third-best R&B/Hip-Hop Artist behind The Weeknd.
The publication tabulated sales numbers from December 6, 2014 to November 28, 2015.
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